Consultation on Issues and Options (July - September 2012)

We sought your views on options for how the district should be developed over the next 20 years through public consultation from 12 July to 28 September 2012. We received nearly 21,000 comments and these are available to view on our online consultation website:

Summaries of the comments received have been prepared and can be downloaded using the links below:

Consultation Documents

Local Plan Issues & Options Report

A complete version is also available to download: Local Plan Issues & Options Report (PLEASE NOTE: this document is 15.6 MB).

Questionnaire Leaflet

Sustainability Appraisal Scoping Report

Initial Sustainability Appraisal Report

Local Plan Workshops

As part of the process of gathering evidence for and preparing the new Local Plan, during March and April 2012 the Council held a series of workshops with Members, Parish Councils, stakeholders (e.g. infrastructure providers), house builders, planning agents and registered providers. The notes from each of the workshops are published below, together with a summary note pulling all the key comments together:

During July 2012, the Council held another series of workshops with Parish Councils. The notes from each of the workshops are published below:

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