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PPS 8: Open Space, Sport and Outdoor Recreation

Issued by: Planning Service (DOE)
: Final
Published: February 2004
PPS 8: Open Space, Sport and Outdoor RecreationThis PPS sets out the Department's planning policies for the protection of open space , in association with residential development and the use of land for sport and outdoor recreation, and advises on the treatment of these issues in development plans.
It embodies the Government's commitment to sustainable development, to the promotion of a more active and healthy lifestyle and to the conservation of biodiversity.

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