Adopted Local Plan Documents

The Council’s current statutory development plan consists of the adopted Wealden District Core Strategy Local Plan (February, 2013), the ‘saved’ policies of the adopted Wealden Local Plan (1998) and the Affordable Housing Delivery Local Plan (May, 2016). These Local Plans can be accessed at the links below. 

In addition, the Waste and Minerals Local Plan (February, 2013) and the Waste and Minerals Sites Plan (February, 2017) were adopted by East Sussex County Council and form part of the statutory development plan.

Neighbourhood development plans also form part of the statutory development plan for their specific neighbourhood area following a successful referendum result and at the time of writing, this includes the Herstmonceux Neighbourhood Plan (July 2019)Hailsham Neighbourhood Plan (March 2020) and the Hellingly Neighbourhood Plan (February 2021).