Minerals Plan: Key Issues & Options

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Roger Caisley - Suon Ltd 12 Aug 2010

Derby & Derbyshire Minerals Core Strategy: Key Issues & Options Part Two: Vision, Objectives, Issues & Options Chapter 7: Major Issues & Options Objective F: Safeguarding minerals the How will they work? section

  • Comment ID: /3981825/27
7.76: MCA are not obligatory, Government Policy advises their use but does not require. 7.77: Whilst the current advice re MSAs and MCAs is confusing I think it would be helpful if a clearer description of them and their roles/functions could be included. Issue 15 is placed directly after the discussion on MCAs which does not aid understanding. 7.78: From my reading of the guidance it is MSAs which should be included in District proposals maps and the district LDDs will also need to make refere
Mark North - Mineral Products… 10 Aug 2010

Derby & Derbyshire Minerals Core Strategy: Key Issues & Options Part Two: Vision, Objectives, Issues & Options Chapter 7: Major Issues & Options Objective F: Safeguarding minerals the How will they work? section

  • Comment ID: /3979457/12
Mineral Safeguarding Areas are an obligatory component of a mechanism by which mineral planning authorities can ensure that mineral resources are not needlessly sterilised by other forms of development (MPS1, Para.13). They should be defined above and where appropriate around all mineral deposits that are believed to be of current or future economic importance. Such deposits are known as "mineral resources". MSAs should therefore be defined above and around all mineral resources. The position of