The former Structure Plan set out strategic planning policies to guide decisions about development in Staffordshire.
20 May 2013 - The Government Order to revoke the Regional Strategy for the West Midlands and the Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Structure Plan has come into effect.
Chief Planning Officer letter - 24 April 2013 (adobe pdf, 1mb)
Structure Plan - 'saved policies'
28 September 2007
- We received a 'direction letter' from the Government c/o the Government Office for the West Midlands to confirm the 'saved policies' in our former Structure Plan. For more information click on saved policies
Structure Plan - 'saved policies' version
Structure Plan - Key Diagram
Staffordshire County Council- Planning, Policy & Development Control (0300 111 8000)
Stoke-on-Trent City Council - Mat Evans (01782 232353)
Structure Plan - Supplementary Planning Guidance
Planning for Landscape Change
To find out about Staffordshire's landscape character assessment visit the landscape
and landscape character types
pages. This guidance document is saved and therefore remains a material consideration as a consequence of saving Structure Plan Policy NC2.
Planning for Heavy Commercial Vehicles associated with mineral or waste developments
How to assess the impact of Heavy Commercial Vehicles generated by mineral and waste developments
Paul Hurdus - telephone 01785 276728.
You may also need to consider Staffordshire County Council's guidance 'Transport Assessments and Travel Plans for Private Development Proposals'