Kirklees Council has published the submission version of its Core Strategy. Kirklees Core Strategy

The Core Strategy will set the strategic policies for development in Kirklees to 2028. If you own land, a business, or live in Kirklees this plan could affect you. Think not? Check out the headline figures below.

To find out more, and to discuss how our planning experts can help you get the best outcome from this important consultation call:

01282 872570

What does the Kirklees Core Strategy propose?

New land for employment: 122 hectares, to be provided in current green belt at:

  • Cooper Bridge, Huddersfield (42 hectares)
  • A653 north-east of Dewsbury (35 hectares)
  • Birstall area (15 hectares)
  • Cleckheaton area (10 hectares)
  • Clayton West (15 hectares)
  • Meltham (5 hectares)

New homes to be provided: 22,470

  • 7,600 in Huddersfield
  • 6,700 in Dewsbury and Batley (including 1500 in current green belt)
  • 2,900 in Birstall, Cleckheaton, Heckmondwike and Mirfield
  • 5,300 in smaller towns and villages

To view the full consultation document visit the Kirklees web site. All responses must be with the Council by the 2nd of November 2012.

If this consultation affects you get help from planning experts call:

01282 872570


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