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Welcome to the Greater Manchester
Minerals Plan website. This website provides key
information on the Minerals Plan, including
access to documents.
The ten Greater
Manchester Authorities; Bolton, Bury,
Manchester, Oldham, Rochdale, Salford,
Stockport, Tameside, Trafford and Wigan are
working together to prepare a joint Minerals
Plan (click on any logo at the bottom of this
page to visit the authority's website).
The Minerals Plan
provides a sound, sub-regional, planning
policy framework and a
clear guide to minerals operators and the
- The locations
where mineral extraction may take place
- The safeguarding of sensitive
environmental features and of mineral
resources with potential for future
- All aspects of environmental and resource
protection including the sustainable
transportation of minerals.
about the Minerals Plan can be found on the
Background Menu Page.
The latest news about the Minerals
Plan can be found on the Latest News Menu
Minerals Plan can be found here > MineralsPlanDocs
or via the DocumentLibrary.