Rochford District Core Strategy Regulation 26 Draft
This document has been prepared in accordance with the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act (2004) and the various relevant subsequent statutory instruments.
It was adopted by Rochford District Council on XXth Xxxxx 200X & came into effect on XXth Xxxxx 200X. It now forms part of the development plan for the Rochford district.
The following are also particularly relevant to the preparation of this document:
- Under S.71 of the Planning (Listed Buildings & Conservation Areas) Act 1990, the local planning authority has a duty from time to time to formulate and publish proposals for the preservation and enhancement of any parts of their area which are conservation areas.
- Under S.39 of the Planning & Compulsory Purchase Act 2004, the local planning authority has a duty, when exercising its functions, to contribute towards achieving sustainable development.
- Under S.40 of the Natural Environment & Rural Communities Act 2006, the local planning authority has a duty, when exercising its functions, to conserve biodiversity.
The Council has prepared a glossary to be read in conjunction with this document. It can be accessed via our website or viewed in the Council Offices.