Publication Draft - Focused Changes

In the autumn of 2014, the Council proposed significant focused changes to the Local Plan prior to its submission to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government for independent examination. These amendments, described in the document “Publication Draft Local Plan: Focused Consultation”, were subject to consultation from 31 October 2014 until 12th December 2014.

In addition, the Council published two further pieces of evidence which were used to formulate the Publication Draft Local Plan, but which were unavailable for publication at the time. These are the following:

In light of these more recently published documents, further representations to the Publication Draft Local Plan were also invited. 

All representations are available to view on the LDP Consultation System. Responses received to this consultation have been considered and responded to. This is summarised in the following document:

Consultation Documents

Sustainability Appraisal 

An addendum to the sustainability appraisal (SA) has been prepared in relation to the following:

Visit the Sustainability Appraisal page to view documents previously published.

    Background Information 

    The decision to undertake the Focused Consultation will be noted by Executive on 5 November 2014 (see item 13).