Review of the Telford & Wrekin Local Plan

Issues and Options consultation has now closed

The consultation period was open between 12 October 2020 - 8 January 2021.

Telford & Wrekin Council has commenced a review of the Telford & Wrekin Local Plan. An Issues and Options consultation document has been produced which introduces the development priorities for the borough up to 2040. The Issues and Options stage is the first step to reviewing the current Local Plan.

The Issues and Options document sets out:

  • in detail the priorities for the Local Plan Review
  • options for the amount of employment and housing development
  • proposed updates to policies and in some cases the addition of new policies.

Useful information

Visit the Consultation Portal to view comments made on the Issues and Options consultation

Visit the Consultation Portal to download a helpful guide on using the Consultation Portal

For any further questions or help accessing the Consultation Portal please contact the Strategic Planning team.


Evidence and supporting documents

To inform and support the Issues and Options consultation the Council has commissioned an Economic and Housing Development Needs Assessment which sets out evidence in support of options for future employment and housing growth requirements.

Download the Economic and Housing Development Needs Assessment


Integrated Impact Assessment

The Council are required to undertake an Integrated Impact Appraisal of the Local Plan as the review progresses. The initial scoping report has been published below, this will inform future stages of the appraisal process including the Preferred Options stage.

Download the Integrated Impact Assessment - Scoping Report


Get in touch

Download the FAQs about the Local Plan Review Contact the Strategic Planning team

Last updated: 15/04/2021 09:59

  1. Introduction
  2. Issues and Options
  3. Contact