West Dorset District Local Plan

Current West Dorset Local Plan - adopted July 2006

The current West Dorset District Local Plan, which contains policies and proposals for development and use of land in West Dorset, was adopted by the council on 14 July 2006. For more information visit the council website.

Interactive map of the Local Plan for West Dorset


Chance to have a say on changes to the local plan - April 2006

People will have chance to comment on these modifications until 19 May 2006. They can only comment on the council's proposed modifications and proposals not to accept recommendations made by the inspector.

Full information can be found at the Dorset Council website.


Government Inspector Report - January 2006

An independent inspector appointed by the Government has made recommendations about future development in West Dorset, including Chickerell.

For Chickerell this includes;

  1. Refusing the site at School Hill for housing, and instead using the site at Floods Yard.
  2. Refusing the Wessex Stadium redevelopment.
  3. Refusing the Weymouth Relief Road.

Full information can be found at the Dorset Council website.


Revised Deposit - March 2004

West Dorset District Council's Local Plan for Chickerell over the next 10 years has now been published. Full details can be found on the district councils website by clicking the links below:

To read the above plan click here, and click on 'Chickerell'.

To view the Local Plan Map for Chickerell click here and go to page 7.

Any comments, suggestions or submissions for the site should be sent by email to webmaster@chickerell.com

Monday 21st June 2021

Related links
WDDC Local Plan
Chickerell Link Road

External links
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