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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)

Part 2 (Development Management Policies): 

Part 2 (Development Management Policies)

Part 3 (Local Centres):

Introduction
Ashburton
Buckfastleigh
Chagford
Horrabridge
Moretonhampstead
Princetown
South Brent
Yelverton

Part 3 (Rural Settlements):

Belstone
Bittaford
Bridford
Buckfast
Cheriton Bishop/Cross
Christow
Cornwood
Crockernwell
Dean / Dean Prior
Dousland
Drewsteignton
Dunsford
Hennock
Holne
Ilsington
Liverton
Lustleigh
Lydford
Manaton
Mary Tavy
Meavy
Murchington
North Bovey
North Brentor
Peter Tavy
Postbridge
Scoriton
Shaugh Prior
Sourton
South Tawton
South Zeal
Sticklepath
Throwleigh
Walkhampton
Whiddon Down
Widecombe-in-the-Moor

Part 4 (Annexes)

Annex 1 - Gypsy and Traveller transit site assessment
Annex 2 - List of policies superseded by the adoption of the plan
Annexe 3 - Monitoring framework for the development plan

View the Interactive Policies map View the interactive proposals map
Alternatively you can view the map as a PDF - Policies Map**

Supporting Information

The preparation of the DMD has been informed by an Environmental Report (Sustainability Appraisal/Strategic Environment Assessment) along with a Regulation 16 Adoption Statement.

Habitat Regulations Assessment  (Appropriate Assessment) and an Equality Impact Assessment

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).

Page last updated: 18 Jun 2014