Joint Waste Local Plan

Joint Waste Core Strategy 2010-2026

The Waste Local Plan sets out a vision, objectives and spatial strategy for the development of waste management facilities in Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire over the next 15 years. The Waste Local Plan will indicate broad locations for the development of future waste sites and set criteria to be applied to proposals for new development within those broad locations.

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Waste Local Plan Adopted

Our new Waste Local Plan (formerly referred to as the Waste Core Strategy),has now been adopted after being found sound by the Planning Inspectorate and subsequently being approved by members of Stoke-on-Trent City Council and Staffordshire County Council. A copy of the Adoption Statement dated the 4th April 2013 can be viewed from the bottom of this page:


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