Trafford Design Code

Carbon Budget Statement

A carbon budget statement is a requirement for Full and Outline planning applications for:


  • All residential developments equal to or greater than 10 units
  • All non residential developments proposing 1,000 sq.m floorspace or above

This report must outline the measures to be implemented by the developer to ensure the development proposed reduces gross CO2 emissions. Further guidance is provided within the Core Strategy and SPD1: Planning Obligations.


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