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Strategic Planning

Strategic Planning

Strategic Planning

The County Council's Strategic Planning Service is based at County Hall in Worcester and is responsible for:
  • Promoting sustainable development in partnership with the six district councils.
  • Responding to the new Government's proposals for changing the strategic planning system.
  • Providing leadership in the conservation, enhancement and protection of the natural environment.
  • Prepare a county wide infrastructure delivery plan.
  • Support the reviews of the district councils' Core Strategies.
  • Prepare natural resource technical papers on Water Resources, Renewable Energy, Climate Change and Soils.
  • Promoting and applying a Green Infrastructure approach in the planning of the natural environment.

Existing Strategies, Guidance and Evidence

Archived Information

You can find some of the Archived plans from the strategic planning team on the Archived files page.

Contact Information

You can get in touch with the Strategic planning team by telephone on 01905 763763 or by post:

Strategic Planning
County Hall
Spetchley Road
Worcester
WR5 2NP

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What is meant by the term ‘strategic planning’?
  2. Why is strategic planning important?
  3. Where can I find out more?

District Planning Authorities

For more detailed information from your district authority you can get in touch using the particular contact details below.

  • Bromsgrove 
    Head of Planning Services
    The Council House
    Burcot Lane
    Bromsgrove
    B60 1AA
    Telephone: 01527 873232
  • Malvern Hills
    Head of Planning Services
    Council House
    Avenue Road
    Malvern
    WR14 2AF
    Telephone: 01684 892800
  • Redditch
    Development Control Manager
    Town Hall
    Alcester Street
    Redditch
    B98 8AH
    Telephone: 01527 64252
  • Worcester City
    Head of Planning Services
    Orchard House
    Farrier Street
    Worcester
    WR1 3BB
    Telephone: 01905 723471
  • Wychavon
    Head of Planning
    Civic Centre
    Queen Elizabeth Drive
    Pershore
    WR10 1PT
    Telephone: 01386 565000
  • Wyre Forest
    Head of Planning Services
    Duke House
    Clensmore Street
    Kidderminster
    DY10 2JX
    Telephone: 01562 820505

Further Information

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This page was last reviewed 16 April 2014 at 14:43.
The page is next due for review 13 October 2015.