Planning policy consultations

The Statement of Community Involvement (SCI) sets out our approach to engaging the community when preparing or revising Local Plan documents. It also explains how the community will be consulted on planning applications.

Details of any consultations we are undertaking will appear on this page. Please sign up to our mailing list to be notified of upcoming consultations.

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If you would like to be added to our Local Plan mailing list, please email your details along with confirmation that you consent to your data being held for the purposes of Local Plan consultations.

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General Data Protection Regulations

Your personal contact data will be held in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations 2016. This data will be used solely in connection with consultation on Local Plan documents and will not be shared with any third parties outside of the Council. Please note that when you make a response to a consultation, your name and organisation (if applicable) will appear on the published list of responses and cannot be treated as confidential.

Current consultations

Local Plan Review: Early Engagement February to September 2020

We are currently engaging with local communities and stakeholders on the first stage of our Local Plan Review. More information about the review and all the relevant documents can be found on our Local Plan Review page.

If you would like to share your views please visit our CitizenSpace consultation page by using the links below:

The deadline for consultation responses is 18 September 2020.

Call for Sites July 2020: Housing and Employment Sites

We have launched a 'Call for Sites' to inform the preparation of two key studies that will inform the Local Plan review.

The deadline for submissions is 18 September 2020.

Previous consultation on Local Plan documents

Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment: Consultation on Proposed Methodology 8 January 2020 to 14 February 2020.