Larne Area Plan 2010
Natural Environment: Regional Policy Context
The Department's regional development control policies for the Natural Environment which apply in Larne Borough are currently set out in PPS 2 “Planning and Nature Conservation”
, published in June 1997 and in the Rural Strategy
. The PPS contains policies for the hierarchy of sites of nature conservation importance. It also addresses trees and woodlands, the protection of species and peatlands. The Rural Strategy contains specific policies for Green Belts and Countryside Policy Areas.