Decision details

Consultation on Draft Local Plan 2016 - 2036 (Regulation 18) and Sustainability Appraisal

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve an update on Local Plan process and recommendations for a Draft Preferred Local Plan document consultation.




1.    That a six-week period of consultation on the Draft Local Plan 2016 – 2036 (Regulation 18) and Sustainability Appraisal from 20 September – 01 November 2019 be agreed; and


2.    That the Head of Planning be authorised to make minor modifications to the Draft Local Plan and Sustainability Appraisal prior to 20 September 2019 to ensure robustness and for consistency, with any minor modifications to be agreed with the Portfolio Holder for Planning and Transportation.



To facilitate the production of the Local Plan, allowing planning decisions to be made in a “genuinely plan-led” approach, and to reflect the extensive work undertaken in the preparation of the Plan to this point.

Report author: Stephen Baughen

Publication date: 15/08/2019

Date of decision: 15/08/2019

Decided at meeting: 15/08/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 23/08/2019

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