Strategic planning


Plan making in Trafford

Information on how we plan for the future development of Trafford. Plan making involves guiding new development to appropriate locations, while protecting our natural environment and built heritage, and provides guidance to developers on submitting planning applications


Strategic Planning consultations

As part of the preparation ofPlanning documents, the council regularly consults with the public. Details of all of our current Strategic Planning consultations are set out in this section.

Greater Manchester Spatial Framework (GMSF)

The GMSF will be the overarching framework within which the ten local planning authorities identify and manage the supply of land for jobs and new homes in Greater Manchester.