Local Plan Review

Shropshire Council Local Plan Review

Read this if you are interested in the future housing development plans for our area.

Shropshire Council are currently managing a ‘Preferred Sites’ Consultation which:

  • Outlines a housing policy direction to improve the delivery of local housing needs;
  • Establishes development guidelines and development boundaries for Shrewsbury, Principal and Key Centres, and each proposed Community Hub.
  • Sets out preferred sites to deliver the preferred scale and distribution of housing and employment growth during the planning period.

This consultation runs from Thursday 29th November 2018 to Thursday 31st January 2019.

The consultation documents and questionnaires for each area of Shropshire are available on the Shropshire Council website at: www.shropshire.gov.uk/local-plan-consultation

Click here to go straight to the document that covers Ruyton XI Towns.

Paper copies will also be on display at Shropshire libraries and main Shropshire Council Offices during their normal opening hours.

How to Respond as a Member of the Public

To respond to the ‘Preferred Sites’ Consultation, please use the SC questionnaire which is available on the Shropshire Council website at: www.shropshire.gov.uk/local-plan-consultation

Once completed, the questionnaire can be submitted by:
Email to: planningpolicy@shropshire.gov.uk

If submitting your own response, please enter your last name in the email subject field;

If submitting a response on behalf of a client, please enter their last name in the email subject field.


Post to: Shropshire Council, Planning Policy & Strategy Team, Shirehall, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND

Please Note; the Parish Council will be responding officially to the consultation following their January 4th meeting; therefore should you wish to make a representation please preferably attend the meeting or send your comments to the Parish Clerk so that she can relay to council members.