The Local Plan 2036 is currently being developed by the Council and will form a key part of the Borough’s Development Plan when adopted.
The consultation on the Draft Plan will commence in Spring 2017, following this, a consultation on the Publication Plan will commence from Autumn 2017 to Autumn/Winter 2018.
Post-examination and Adoption is scheduled for Autumn 2018.
The Local Plan was adopted by the Council on 8th May 2014. A review of the Local Plan is expected before 2031.
Preferred Options consultation on the SIR and SALP took place between April and July 2016.
The next stage is the preparation of the submission draft (Regulation 19 Stage) documents. These will be available late 2016 for a final round of consultation before submission to the Secretary of State.
Adoption is expected for December 2017.