Pre-Submission Local Plan (Regulation 19 stage)

Consultation on the Pre-submission Local Plan is currently underway. The deadline for receipt of comments is 5pm on Thursday 21 December 2017. The consultation documents, together with details of how to respond, are contained on the Consultation Portal 

An interactive map is available showing the layers from the Policies Map, together with additional mapping data (see also disclaimer and instruction manual available here). Please note that the interactive map works best in the Chrome, Firefox and Edge browsers. 

A separate consultation with the same deadline is underway in relation to the Transport Strategy - see the consultation documents and details of how to respond at

The Local Plan Update email newsletter is available at

Keep informed about progress of the Local Plan.

The Local Plan Update email newsletter (November 2017) contains more information. To sign up to receive future editions please email

Links to further information

Local Plan Site Allocations 

Local Development Scheme (June 2017)

Evidence Studies 

Authority Monitoring Reports 

Statement of Community Involvement 

The Strategic Land Availability Assessment 

Local Plan Update (electronic newsletter) 

Sustainability Appraisal