Black County Core Strategy

Black Country Plan

Welcome to the Black Country Plan webpage.

Draft Black Country Plan consultation dates.

The Cabinets for each of the four Black Country councils have approved the Draft Black Country Plan for consultation.  Details of the local authorities’ cabinet papers can be found at 

The formal consultation will start on the 16th August and run for eight weeks to 11th October 2021.  

Please await the formal consultation before submitting your response, as responses received before the consultation opens will not be considered. The responses to the formal consultation will be used to inform the next stage of plan preparation.