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Brownfield land register

Following legislation which came into force in April 2017, we’re required to prepare, maintain and publish a register of previously developed (brownfield) land that meets the relevant criteria to be considered appropriate for residential development. There are two parts to the register:

  • Part 1 includes land which has an area of least 0.25 hectares or is capable of supporting at least 5 dwellings, and for which residential development is considered suitable, available and achievable.
  • Part 2 includes land from Part 1 of the Register that has been though a publicity and consultation process and has subsequently been granted permission in principle.

We don’t currently have any sites in Part 2 of the Register. The Register is reviewed and updated annually.

Land on the register

You can download Part 1 of the Brownfield Land Register below.

Part 1 of the Brownfield Land Register (CSV 23KB).

Part 1 of the Brownfield Land Register (XLSX 20KB)

Alternatively, you can view the land which is included in Part 1 of the Register on our interactive map.

More information

If you’d like us to consider including a piece of land in the Brownfield Land Register at the next update, you can email our Planning Policy team at You’ll need to include:

  • A site location plan with the site outlined in red.
  • The current and previous uses of the land.
  • The number of dwellings you consider the site would be able to accommodate.

For alternative ways to contact the Planning Policy team, including online, you can visit our contact us page.

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