Document Library

The Local Plan Document Library provides you with a list of the documents and articles which you may find interesting and relevant as we progress with the Local Plan.  It will be updated regularly.   

Darlington Specific Documents

Regional Documents

  • Connecting the Tees Valley (November 2016) - sets out the region’s transport priorities up to 2026 and explains how TVCA want to improve the Tees Valley’s local transport system. It also sets out the framework for the Strategic Transport Plan and invites stakeholders, interest groups and the public to help shape the final Tees Valley Strategic Transport Plan.
  • Tees Valley Strategic Economic Plan 2016-2026 sets out the growth ambitions and priorities for the Tees Valley over the next ten years to 2026 and is now being refreshed to create an Industrial Strategy that includes all of the latest priorities to improve, diversity and accelerate growth in the local economy to benefit businesses and residents.

National Documents

National Planning Policy Framework (2019) - sets out the Government's planning policies for England and how these are expected to be applied.