The table below sets out the timetable for the development of the new Local Plan.

Event Date
Local plan review, refresh and resubmit decision July 2021
Refresh evidence base Ongoing to June 2023
Regulation 18 consultation September to October 2022
Regulation 19 consultation August to October 2023
Submission of plan for examination (Regulation 22) January 2024
Examination
(timing to be determined by the Planning Inspectorate)
May 2024 to January 2025
Inspector’s Report February 2025
Main Modifications consultation March to May 2025
Inspector’s Final Report June 2025
Adoption of the Local Plan by Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council July 2025

See the Local Plan timetable for more detailed information.