Local Development Scheme (LDS) and Statement of Community Involvement (SCI)

Local Development Scheme (LDS) 2019

The three South Worcestershire Councils have updated their Local Development Schemes (LDS). The latest versions were adopted at Council meetings held on 22 October 2019 (Worcester City Council), 23 October 2019 (Wychavon District Council) and 29 October 2019 (Malvern Hills District Council). The LDS is a project management document which sets out the council priorities for producing planning policy documents over the coming three years.

The LDSs can be viewed here:

Statement of Community Involvement (SCI) 2018

The SCI sets out whom, how and when the three Councils will engage with in the preparation of planning policies and in deciding planning applications.

The SCIs can be viewed here: