Scottish Borders

Roundtable: Scottish Borders Council discussion on Local Development Plan and City Deal

Time 15:00 - 17:00
Cost (Members) 0.00
Capacity 7 of 25
Booking Cut-off Friday 20 Mar, 12:00:pm
Organiser Clare Sturla
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Please note: Following government guidance on the Coronavirus (Covid-19), this event has been postponed. If possible, we will reschedule this event for a later date, and will inform all who have previously booked places of the new date when this is confirmed.


If you own or manage land in the Borders, don’t miss this chance to hear the latest from Scottish Borders Council on pertinent policies affecting development and land use. You will also receive an update on the City Deal which aims to maximise the delivery of affordable housing, stimulate private sector investment and support local jobs in the area.

The following key updates will be addressed:

  • The Planning Act
  • A Scottish Borders Council Organisational Update
  • Proposed Draft Local Development Plan – allocation and policies, such as housing in the countryside and renewables
  • National Planning Framework 4 and Regional Spatial Strategies
  • Borderlands Inclusive Growth Deal

The meeting is a brilliant opportunity to meet with your local authority to discuss your concerns and have your voice heard.

Date: Monday 23 March

Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Location: Council Chamber, Scottish Borders Council Headquarters, Newtown St Boswells, Melrose, TD6 0SA

Cost: Free for members

Please book online to secure your place.