Views needed on planning guidance

The Clwydian Range and Dee Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is one of Wales’ most treasured landscapes, and officers from Denbighshire, Flintshire and Wrexham have joined together with the AONB Partnership to produce a new Supplementary Planning Guidance (SPG) note for proposed development in the area.

The purpose of the document is to ensure that new development is designed to fit in with the area to conserve and enhance its natural beauty for current and future generations. Your view on the document are sought.

The draft SPG is presented for public consultation commencing on 20th November 2017 and ending on 29th January 2018. There will be two drop in sessions, where Planning Officers will be available to answer questions, at Loggerheads Country Park (A494 Ruthin Road, Loggerheads, CH7 5LH) as follows:

  • Wednesday 6th December  2017,10am-2pm; and
  • Thursday 18th January 2018, 2pm-6pm.

The document can be viewed on each of the following websites and copies are also available at Denbighshire County Council libraries and one-stop-shops, at County Hall in Mold and at Contact Wrexham, 16 Lord Street, Wrexham, LL11 1LG:

If you wish to speak to a Planning Officer in Denbighshire, please call us on 01824 706916, send an email to, or meet us at the Council Offices in Denbigh (Caledfryn).


Comments should be forwarded to Flintshire County Council who are coordinating the consultation on behalf of the three Local Planning Authorities. Comments should be forwarded by 5.00pm on 29th January 2018 using one of the following methods:

  • by e-mail to
  • in writing to Flintshire County Council, Andrew Farrow, Chief Officer (Planning and Environment), County Hall, Mold, Flintshire, CH7 6NF
Posted on Wednesday 22nd November 2017