Evidence base documents are reports and studies that inform the development of the Local Plan.
In addition there are national documents such as the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) and the National Planning Practice Guidance.
Council and other documents which form part of the evidence base include:
Authority Monitoring Report
assesses whether policy aims and objectives are being achieved, by monitoring and reporting against a broad range of indicators covering environmental, economic and social information.
Central Lancashire Core Strategy Monitoring Report
monitors the performance indicators of the Core Strategy.
Housing Land Monitoring Report 2023
Five Year Housing Supply Statement 2023
Employment Land Monitoring Report 2023
Brownfield Land Register
We are required to maintain a register of previously developed (brownfield) land. The
is updated annually and contains a list of brownfield sites which are considered suitable for residential development. An accompanying map of the borough showing the boundary of each site entered can be found on our mapping system