Natural England - Landscape Character and planning

Landscape Character and planning

This page contains links to useful resources relating to the application of Landscape Character Assessment in planning.

Review of Local Landscape Designations: (453kb)pdf document
This research report, prepared for the Countryside Agency by Chris Blandford Associates, reviews the status of local landscape designations across England. (July 2006)

Landscape Indicators for Strategic Environmental Assessment of LTPs - issues to consider: (81kb)pdf document
This discussion paper, prepared for the Countryside Agency by Land Use Consultants, discusses the development and application of landscape indicators in SEAs of Local Transport Plans.