Local Green Space Designation

19 April 2015

The National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) published by the Department for Communities and Local Government in March 2012 provides communities with a means of protecting local green areas as a local green space. Read more here.

This will enable communities, in particular circumstances, to protect areas of land that are of value to them, through local and neighbourhood plans. For more details of the process, download a copy of our free information sheet here.