Sunderland City Council and South Tyneside Council have jointly prepared an Area Action Plan (AAP) which sets out the statutory planning policy framework and development principles for the development of the International Advanced Manufacturing Park (IAMP).

IAMP Area Action Plan Examination

The IAMP Area Action Plan, and supporting documents were submitted to the Secretary of State and Planning Inspectorate on 6 February 2017 for independent examination.  The examination hearing sessions took place in early April 2017.

For all the examination news and full document library and details of the main modifications consultation click here.

Adoption of the Area Action Plan (AAP)

In accordance with Regulation 26 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 (as amended) South Tyneside Council and Sunderland City Council have adopted the International Advanced Manufacturing Park Area Action Plan on 30 November 2017.

A copy of the SPD and associated documents can be found below.  The AAP Policies are also shown on the Council's Interactive Local Plan Polcies Map together with the other adopted plan policies.  The User Guide provides further assistance on how to use the interactive map.

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International Advanced Manufacturing Park Area Action Plan 2017-2032 - Adopted Nov 2017

International Advanced Manufacturing Park Area Action Plan - Adopted Statement

IAMP AAP Sustainability Appraisal Report - November 2017

International Advanced Manufacturing Park (IAMP) Area Action Plan Examination in Public

National Significant Infrastructure Projects

International Advanced Manufacturing Park (IAMP)

View the IAMP area action plan - submission library