Preferred Options Paper (POP)
The Preferred Options Paper (POP) was published on 31st May 2017 and is open to consultation for a twelve week period until 5pm on Tuesday 22nd August 2017.
Consultation responses will be considered by the Local Development Plan (LDP) team and a report prepared to summarise responses received.
Tell Us Your Thoughts
The Council is keen to hear from its residents, businesses, community and voluntary groups on its Local Development Plan Preferred Options.
Public Consultation Events
We look forward to meeting you at one of the following events:
Respond to the POP Consultation
In Writing: Preferred Options Paper Feedback
Local Development Plan Team
Derry City and Strabane District Council
98 Strand Road
Planning (Local Development Plan) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015
Publication of LDP Preferred Options Paper
In accordance with Regulation 10 of the Planning (Local Development Plan Regulations) (NI) 2015, Derry City and Strabane District Council hereby commences consultation on the Preferred Options Paper for the Local Development Plan 2032 (LDP).
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Preferred Options Paper (POP)
The Preferred Options Paper (POP) is the first formal consultation stage in the preparation of the Council’s Local Development Plan (LDP) for Derry City and Strabane District and sets out the Council’s initial proposals and policy direction. The POP provides the basis for consulting with the public and stakeholders on a series of options for dealing with key issues in the Plan area.
Download the Preferred Options Paper (POP)
Preferred Options Paper Summary
A summary document outlining the POP’s key issues.
Download the Preferred Options Paper Summary Document (POP)
Preferred Options Paper Leaflet
Outlines the purpose of the POP and how the public can respond.
Find out more about the Preferred Options Paper (POP)
The Sustainability Appraisal (SA) (incorporating Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)) was published on 31st May 2017 and is open to consultation for a twelve week period until 5pm on Tuesday 22nd August 2017.
The purpose of SA is to promote sustainable development through the integration of social, environmental and economic considerations into the preparation plans and programmes such as local development plans.
Sustainability Appraisal (Incorporating Strategic Environment Assessment) – Scoping Report
The Scoping Report is the preparation of the evidence base to inform the appraisal, establishing the SA framework / objectives for undertaking the appraisal and seeking agreement with Consultation Body.
Download the Sustainability Appraisal Scoping Report
Sustainability Appraisal (Incorporating Strategic Environment Assessment) – Interim Report
The SA Scoping Report is the assessment of reasonable alternatives against agreed SA framework.
Download the Sustainability Appraisal Interim Report
Download the EQIA
Download the Rural Proofing Paper
Download the Baseline Evidence Pack