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Development Management and Delivery DPD (The 'DMD')

DMD Adopted Version front coverAbout 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 1 (Background) PDF icon 562 kb PDF Help)

Part 2 (Development Management Policies): 

Part 2 (Development Management Policies) PDF icon (2 Mb PDF Help)

Part 3 (Local Centres):

Introduction PDF icon (1 mb PDF Help)
Ashburton PDF icon (4.1 Mb PDF Help)
Buckfastleigh PDF icon (2.5 Mb PDF Help)
Chagford PDF icon (2.3 Mb PDF Help)
Horrabridge PDF icon (3.9 Mb PDF Help)
Moretonhampstead PDF icon (2.0 kb PDF Help)
Princetown PDF icon (2.2 Mb PDF Help)
South Brent PDF icon (3.4 Mb PDF Help)
Yelverton PDF icon (4.2 Mb PDF Help)

Part 3 (Rural Settlements):

Belstone PDF icon (1.9 Mb PDF Help)
Bittaford PDF icon (2.1 Mb PDF Help)
Bridford PDF icon (1.4 Mb PDF Help)
Buckfast PDF icon (281 kb PDF Help)
Cheriton Bishop/Cross PDF icon (1.3 Mb PDF Help)
Christow PDF icon (1.6 Mb PDF Help)
Cornwood PDF icon (1.6 Mb PDF Help)
Crockernwell PDF icon (1.6 Mb PDF Help)
Dean / Dean Prior PDF icon (1.8 Mb PDF Help)
Dousland PDF icon (2.1 Mb PDF Help)
Drewsteignton PDF icon (1.3 Mb PDF Help)
Dunsford PDF icon (1.4 Mb PDF Help)
Hennock PDF icon (2.8 Mb PDF Help)
Holne PDF icon (1.1 Mb PDF Help)
Ilsington PDF icon (1.2 Mb PDF Help)
Liverton PDF icon (1.6 Mb PDF Help)
Lustleigh PDF icon (2.0 Mb PDF Help)
Lydford PDF icon (1.9 Mb PDF Help)
Manaton PDF icon (1.7 Mb  PDF Help)
Mary Tavy PDF icon (1.8 Mb PDF Help)
Meavy PDF icon (189 kb PDF Help)
Murchington PDF icon (1.6 Mb PDF Help)
North Bovey PDF icon (1.2 Mb PDF Help)
North Brentor PDF icon (1.7 Mb PDF Help)
Peter Tavy PDF icon (1.9 Mb PDF Help)
Postbridge PDF icon (2.0 Mb PDF Help)
Scoriton PDF icon (1.4 Mb PDF Help)
Shaugh Prior PDF icon (1.8 Mb PDF Help)
Sourton PDF icon (1.3 Mb PDF Help)
South Tawton PDF icon (1.6 Mb PDF Help)
South Zeal PDF icon (1.9 Mb PDF Help)
Sticklepath PDF icon (2.0 Mb PDF Help)
Throwleigh PDF icon (1.6 Mb PDF Help)
Walkhampton PDF icon (1.2 Mb PDF Help)
Whiddon Down PDF icon (1.1 Mb PDF Help)
Widecombe-in-the-Moor PDF icon (1.4 Mb PDF Help)

Part 4 (Annexes)

Annex 1 - Gypsy and Traveller transit site assessment PDF icon (308 kb PDF Help)
Annex 2 - List of policies superseded by the adoption of the plan PDF icon (2.0 Mb PDF Help)
Annexe 3 - Monitoring framework for the development plan PDF icon (1.2 Mb PDF Help)

View the Interactive Policies map View the interactive proposals map
Alternatively you can view the map as a PDF - Policies Map PDF icon (3.4 Mb PDF Help)**

Supporting Information

The preparation of the DMD has been informed by an Environmental Report (Sustainability Appraisal and Strategic Environmental Assessment) PDF icon (200kb PDF Help) along with a Regulation 16 Adoption Statement

Habitat Regulations Assessment  (Appropriate Assessment) and an Equality Impact Assessment PDF icon (328kb PDF Help)

A draft Infrastructure Delivery Plan PDF icon (265kb PDF Help) and a paper on the Monitoring of the DMD PDF icon (23kb PDF Help) have also been prepared. A notice of Publication PDF icon (23kb PDF Help) is available. The Supporting Evidence page sets out the additional documentation. 

*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).

Page last updated: 14 Oct 2013