Mapping Data

Adopted Local Plan

You can view or download the adopted Local Plan and its accompanying Policies Maps as an interactive web-based map, (or as PDFs via the Local Plan Page.)

Planning Applications

You can view a map of planning applications through the Council’s Public Access Online Service. For further information and a link to this service go to the ‘See or comment on planning applications’ page.


Lancashire County Council’s Mapping and Related Information Online service (MARIO) also hosts some up-to-date planning and environmental constraints GIS data which is available to view or download under Licence.

National Planning Data

In October 2022 the Government launched a new Digital Land planning data platform on GOV.UK to collect planning and housing data from local planning authorities (LPAs) and transform it into a consistent state across England. Anyone can view, download and analyse the data on the platform.

Download our Mapping Data

The Data below is free to download under the Open Government License in order to access these files you will need software that is able to open Shapefiles. Free software is available such as QGIS.

  • Upon accessing this Licensed Data you will be deemed to have accepted the terms of the Open Government Licence for Public Sector Information
  • Contains OS data © Crown copyright and database rights [2024] OS [AC0000849998]