Minerals sites

Information about the identification of potential future minerals development sites

The Minerals and Waste Local Plan: Part 2 – Site Allocations will allocate specific sites for mineral working and other minerals development for the period to 2031, and will set out detailed policies for management of development of those sites. It follows on from Part 1 of the Plan – the Core Strategy which was adopted in September 2017.

We have now commenced preparation of the Sites Plan.

To find out mere, please visit the New Minerals and Waste Local Plan

Site nominations

We have previously invited site nominations to be put forward for consideration for possible allocation in the Sites Plan, most recently in January/February 2018. However, we are aware that site options may come forward at different times. Therefore, as part of the Issues and Options Consultation for the Sites Plan, we are providing a further opportunity for sites to be nominated.

If you wish to nominate a site to be considered for possible allocation in the Sites Plan, please complete the relevant nomination form below and send it by email or post to the address below. If you have previously nominated a site, please look at the Issues and Options consultation document to check that the information we hold is still correct. Site nominations should be submitted to the

Completed nomination forms should be returned to:

E-mail: mineralsandwasteplanconsultation@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Post: 

Minerals and Waste Sites Plan Consultation
Development Management Team
Strategic Infrastructure and Planning
Oxfordshire County Council
County Hall
New Road
Oxford
OX1 1ND