Technical Advice Note 8: Planning For Renewable Energy - Strategic Search Areas

Welsh Government

This is a dataset of the Strategic Search Areas (SSAs) identified in Technical Advice Note (TAN) 8: Planning for Renewable Energy.

The SSAs are areas in Wales identified in TAN 8 as being the most appropriate locations for large scale wind farm development. The detailed characteristics of the SSAs and the methodology used to define them are outlined in TAN8 and its Annexes. For further information on national planning policy for renewable and low carbon energy, please refer to Planning Policy Wales.

Please note that these are maps of the original TAN 8 SSAs. They have indicicative boundaries which may be subject to local refinement by Local Planning Authorities.

Description Type Endpoint
Web Map Service (WMS) WMS (inspire-wg:tan8_indicative)
Web Feature Service (WFS) WFS (inspire-wg:tan8_indicative)