Ensuring that developments meet current needs without limiting the ability of future generations to meet their needs. All new development will contribute to a long-term sustainable future for Durham City by ensuring a satisfactory balance among environmental, social and economic outcomes.
- To ensure that sites approved for development will promote sustainable development
- To ensure that buildings approved for development will promote sustainable development
- Policy S1: Sustainable Development Requirements of All Development and Redevelopment Sites
- Policy S2: Sustainable Development Requirements of All New Building Developments Including Renovations and Extensions
Conveners: John Lowe and David Miller