Core Strategy & Urban Core Plan 2013 - This consultation has now ended

Gateshead and Newcastle Councils have prepared “Planning for the Future: Core Strategy and Urban Core Plan for Gateshead and Newcastle - Submission Document”. This Plan sets out the strategic spatial planning policy framework for Gateshead and Newcastle. The Plan includes:
  • a spatial vision and strategic objectives;
  • a spatial strategy;
  • plan-wide policies;
  • policies specific to the Urban Core and its Sub-Areas;
  • strategic allocations policies; and
  • a monitoring and implementation framework.
Area covered
The Plan covers the administrative areas of Newcastle City Council and Gateshead Borough Council.
Period within which representations must be made
Representations are invited on “Planning for the Future: Core Strategy and Urban Core Plan for
Gateshead and Newcastle - Submission Document” for a period of six weeks beginning on 9
September 2013 and ending on 21 October 2013.
Representations on the Plan should be submitted using the “representation form” – this is available online at, in libraries, at Gateshead and Newcastle Civic Centres and at Newcastle Customer Service Centres. The preference is for representations to be made online at the address above, but forms can be submitted by email or by post to the address below. Only representations received within this period have a statutory right to be considered by the Inspector at the subsequent examination.
Address details for representations
Gateshead Council
Planning Policy
Civic Centre
Newcastle City Council
Planning Policy, 10th floor
Civic Centre
Newcastle upon Tyne
0191 433 34110191 433 3411
0191 277 78250191 277 7825
  • Ouseburn
  • Parklands
  • Castle
  • Benwell & Scotswood
  • Lemington
... 14 Total Wards

Start Date

09 September 2013

End Date

19 September 2013


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