Local Development Plan (LDP)
Adoption of Eryri Local Development Plan
The Eryri Local Development Plan (end date 2022) was adopted by Snowdonia National Park Authority on the 13th of July, 2011.
The Eryri Local Development Plan consists of a Written Statement and the Proposals and Inset Maps and together with national planning policy will guide decisions on planning applications on all future development and land use planning within the National Park.
Betws y Coed (© Kevin Richardson)
Copies of the adopted version of the Eryri Local Development Plan including its Proposals and Inset Maps will be available for inspection free of charge at the National Park Office, Penrhyndeudraeth, at public libraries in Barmouth, Bethesda, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Dolgellau, Harlech, Llanberis, Penrhyndeudraeth, Penygroes, Tywyn, Porthmadog, Y Bala, Cerrigydrudion, Llanrwst, Llanfairfechan, Penmaenmawr, Conwy and at the Authority's Information Centres in Betws y Coed, Dolgellau and Beddgelert during normal opening times.
The Eryri Local Development Plan replaces the Eryri Local Plan, the Gwynedd Structure Plan relating to the National Park area and the Eryri Affordable Housing Delivery Statement as the development plan for the National Park area.
Sustainability Appraisal and Strategic Environmental Assessment
The plan is also accompanied by a Sustainability Appraisal and a Strategic Environmental Assessment. The full reports, along with the Habitats Regulations Assessment Screening Report can be downloaded from hyder consulting's website.
A wide range of stakeholders have helped to prepare the Local Development Plan, and their continuing involvement in the process of implementation is crucial. Further information is contained in the accompanying Consultation Report & Addendum.