Events

Aberdeenshire Planning Event

Aberdeenshire Council is holding a meeting for those interested in rural development to help inform the 2021 Local Development Plan.  
 
As part of the stakeholder engagement, a meeting will be held on 22 February 2018, 10am – 1pm, at Woodhill House, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB16 5GB. Some of the issues already identified and likely to be discussed at the meeting include: 
 
Definition of “small-scale” development/ appropriate scale of development in the countryside. 
Brownfield development/ re-use of existing buildings. 
Subdivision of rural sites.  
Housing for farm workers/ retiring farmers.
Organic growth. 
Definition of a “cluster”. 
Rural design. 
 
There will also be an opportunity to discuss the current call for sites and any general questions surrounding how to submit a bid. The outcomes from this seminar will then help to inform the MIR and draft proposed local development plan, which is expected to be published in late 2018. 
 
 

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