Local Green Spaces

National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) introduced a new concept of a Local Green Space designation. This is a discretionary designation to be made by inclusion within a local development plan or neighbourhood development plan.

The designation should only be used where the land is not extensive, is local in character and reasonably close to the community; and, where it is demonstrably special, for example because of its beauty, historic significance, recreational value (including as a playing field), tranquility or richness of its wildlife.

The Broadstairs & St. Peter's Neighbourhood Development Plan pre-submission document, proposes to allocate the following sites as Local Green Space under policy BSP5:

Sites Coming Soon! 

Please refer to the Neighbourhood Planning webpage for updates on the status of the Neighbour Development Plan: