Towards a Minerals Local Plan for Derbyshire and Derby

Towards a Strategy for Industrial Limestone

Vision and Objectives

  1. Vision and Objectives

3.1     A separate paper will seek your views on the emerging vision and objectives for the Plan. It will ask you think about matters relating to the provision of industrial limestone, including maintaining an adequate and steady supply of minerals to contribute to the national and local mineral supply; providing minerals for the delivery of sustainable economic development and regeneration of Derbyshire and Derby;  making the most sustainable use of mineral resources, including by ensuring the most efficient use of high quality minerals and the minimisation of waste materials; and to ensure that the cumulative impact of mineral working on local communities is taken into account.