Community Planning in Midlothian

Midlothian will be greener

The Climate Emergency Group’s and Community Planning Partnership vision is:

  • significant progress is made towards net zero carbon emissions by 2030.

Our values are:

  • to get to net zero equitably, taking into account different people and communities’ capacities and abilities to get there. 

The group consists of individuals and representatives of :

  • Midlothian Community Councils
  • Midlothian community groups
  • National government agencies
  • Third sector organisations
  • Midlothian Counci
  • Local chamber of commerce
  • Land owners
  • Midlothian Energy Ltd

National Planning Framework 4 (NPF4) was published on 13 February 2023 and sets out principles, regional priorities, national developments and national planning policy. It has a real focus and drive on the climate crisis, sustainability and biodiversity.