The JCS is co-ordinated strategic development plan that sets out how this area will develop during the period up to 2031. The JCS is steered by officers and elected members from each of the three local authorities.
At full council meetings of Gloucester City Council on the 23rd November 2017, Tewkesbury Borough Council on the 5th December 2017 and Cheltenham Borough Council on the 11th December 2017 all three councils voted in favour of adopting the proposed Joint Core Strategy (JCS).
In accordance with Regulations 26 and 35 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 the statutory Adoption Statement and supporting documents have been published on this website and can be accessed by following the links below:
- JCS Adoption Statement 11 December 2017 (pdf, 184 KB)
- JCS Plan Adopted Version 11 December 2017 (pdf, 2 MB)
- JCS Policies Maps Adopted Version 11 December 2017 (pdf, 11 MB)
- JCS Sustainability Appraisal Adoption Statement November 2017 (pdf, 331 KB)
Copies of all of the above documents have been deposited at the following locations:
Please see the news section for latest information. Below are listed the key projects of the JCS.