Development Management and Delivery DPD (The 'DMD')
About this document
This development plan document, known as the 'DMD', sets out two main areas of planning policy:
- subject related policies (e.g. housing, employment, tourism) to advise and manage development
- site specific policies to set the planning framework for particular areas and land use
This document is a local plan, part of the Local Development Framework, and sits below the Core Strategy which was adopted in April 2008. Together with the Core Strategy its policies form the basis for decision making for development in the Dartmoor National Park, to the period 2026.
The DMD was adopted by the National Park Authority on the 5 July 2013.
Part 1 (Background):
Part 2 (Development Management Policies):
Part 3 (Local Centres):
Part 3 (Rural Settlements):
Dean / Dean Prior
Part 4 (Annexes)
The preparation of the DMD has been informed by an Environmental Report (Sustainability Appraisal/Strategic Environment Assessment) along with a Regulation 16 Adoption Statement.
A draft Infrastructure Delivery Plan and a paper on the Monitoring of the DMD have also been prepared. A notice of Publication is available. *Please note: This document is called the Generic Development Control and Site Specific Policies Development Plan Document in the Dartmoor National Park Authority's Local Development Scheme: First Review (March 2007).