LPEG Report Page 29
iv. the Government should abandon the principle of “saved policies” i.e. the practice by which planning policies are allowed to continue to carry weight beyond the expiry period of the local plan period;
There you have it in black and white. Green Belt boundaries and policies only persist in such circumstances where you have a saved policy.
But you may counter the Green Belt still exists it just isn’t defined – as for example with York errr which only has a Green Belt because of a ‘saved’ policy from the former RSS.
Oh if it wasn’t for the local plan ‘experts’ where would we be?