Decision details

Black Country Plan Draft for Consultation

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve public consultation on the Draft Plan version of the Black Country Plan.


1.      That the Draft Black Country Plan, Draft Wolverhampton Policies Map, Sustainability Appraisal Reports, and Wolverhampton Summary Leaflet attached as Appendices 1, 2, 3 and 4 to the report be approved for consultation during summer 2021.


2.      That authority be delegated to the Deputy Leader: Inclusive City Economy, in consultation with the Director of Regeneration, to make any necessary minor amendments to the Draft Black Country Plan, Wolverhampton Policies Map, Sustainability Appraisal Reports and Wolverhampton Summary Leaflet prior to commencement of the consultation process.


3.      That a further report be presented summarising key issues raised during the consultation, to inform preparation of the Publication Black Country Plan.


4.      That the Wolverhampton Local Development Scheme, attached as Appendix 5 to the report be approved.

Report author: Michele Ross

Publication date: 08/07/2021

Date of decision: 07/07/2021

Decided at meeting: 07/07/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 14/07/2021

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