Important dates for the Local Plan

What is happening and when with the Local Plan.

Key stages

Blue arrow downJuly 2017

Regulation 18 version of the Draft Local Plan approved by Council on 11 July.

Blue arrow downJuly - September 2017

Regulation 18 Draft Local Plan consultation carried out.

Blue arrow downJune 2018

Regulation 19 Draft Local Plan approved by Council on 19 June.

Blue arrow downJune - August 2018

Regulation 19 Local Plan Pre-submission consultation ran 25 June to 13 August. 

Blue arrow downOctober 2018

Addendum of Focussed Changes approved by Council on 9 October.

Blue arrow downOctober - November 2018

Representations on the Addendum of Focussed Changes invited 16 October to 27 November.

Blue arrow downJanuary 2019

Regulation 22 Local Plan Submission.

Blue arrow downSpring 2019

Regulation 24 Start for hearing sessions for the public examination.

Blue arrow downAutumn 2019

Receipt of Inspector's Report.

Blue arrow sideWinter 2019

Regulation 25 Adoption.


Local Development Scheme

The Local Development Scheme (LDS) is the official timetable for the preparation of the Local Plan, highlighting key consultation events and other key stages.

Local Development Scheme


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