Local Plan Partial Review - Publication Policies - Regulation 19

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The Council is undertaking a Partial Review of its existing Local Plan known as the Local Plan Partial Review.

The Council has considered comments on the previous 'Issues and Options' (1st stage) and 'Draft Policies' (2nd stage) consultations and published this 'Publication Policies' consultation (3rd stage).

There are a number of topics that are being reviewed as part of the Local Plan Partial Review including the vision and objectives, places, site allocations, infrastructure and planning contributions, planning enforcement, shops and centres, business uses, arts and cultural uses, hotels, rail infrastructure, archaeology, housing, Gypsy and Traveller accommodation, climate change, flooding, waste and air quality. 

How to respond

The Council very much welcomes your views on the Publication Policies.

The consultation is for six weeks, starting on Thursday 2 February 2017 and ending at 11:59 pm on Thursday 16 March 2017. There are two ways to respond:

Consultation documents

The document broken down by Chapter and the supporting documents for each topic are available below:

Chapters 1-4 Vision and Strategic Objectives [Tracked and Clean]

Chapters 5-27: Places and Site Allocations [Tracked and Clean]

Chapter 28: Proposals Map [Tracked]

Chapter 29: Policies and Actions [Tracked and Clean]

Infrastructure Delivery and Planning Contributions

Planning Enforcement

  • See above Chapters 1-4 Vision and Strategic Objectives

Chapter 31: Fostering Vitality [Tracked and Clean]

Shops and Centres

Business Uses

Arts and Cultural Uses, Hotels

Chapter 32: Better Travel Choices [Tracked and Clean]

 Rail Infrastructure

Chapter 33: An Engaging Public Realm [Tracked and Clean]

Planning Contributions for Public Art and Open Space

  • See above Chapter 29 Policies and Actions

Chapter 34: Renewing the Legacy [Tracked and Clean]


Chapter 35: Diversity of Housing [Tracked and Clean]


Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation

Chapter 36: Respecting Environmental Limits [Tracked and Clean]

Climate Change

Flooding and Drainage


Air Quality

Chapter 37: Infrastructure [Tracked and Clean]

  • See above Chapter 29 Policies and Actions

Chapters 38-44 Other Supporting Information [Tracked and Clean]

  • Chapter 38: Monitoring
  • Chapter 39: Contingencies and Risks for Site Allocations
  • Chapter 40: Housing Trajectory and Supporting Information
  • Chapter 41: Policy Replacement Schedule
  • Chapter 42: Town Centre Maps
  • Chapter 43: Evidence Base
  • Chapter 44: Relationship to the Community Strategy

Chapter 45: Glossary [Tracked and Clean]

Integrated Impact Assessment (IIA)

This consultation has now closed.


  • Opened
    2 Feb 2017 at 00:00
  • Closed
    16 Mar 2017 at 23:59