Larne Area Plan 2010
Commerce: Regional Policy Context
The Department's regional development control policies for retailing which apply in Larne Borough are currently set out in PPS 5 “Retailing and Town Centres”, published in June 1996. The PPS contains policies for town centres and the full range of retail development proposals from regional shopping centres through to rural shops. It also includes policy on retail warehouses, factory outlets, petrol filling stations and addresses the assessment of major retail proposals.
The regional development control policies for offices which will apply in the Borough are currently set out in the Rural Strategy This contains policies for office development and small office and business uses.
Supplementary planning guidance is contained in Development Control Advice Notes.