Background Papers

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Reports and Studies

To inform the development of options, preferred options and the submission drafts of the various Development Plan Documents, it was important to establish baseline data and background information for the Borough. The main sources of this information are available to download below.

Response to Issues Report Consultation

Response to Consultation Under Regulation 25

Response to Consultations Under Regulation 25 & 26

Community Strategy (2006-2009)

Tonbridge & Malling Urban Capacity Study (March 2006)

For details on the accompanying maps, please contact a member of the Planning Policy Team.

Annual Monitoring Report (December 2005)

Housing Needs Studies

Employment Land Review (July 2005)

For details on the accompanying appendices, please contact a member of the Planning Policy Team.

Tonbridge Town Centre Stage 1 Report - Final (November 2004)

Tonbridge Town Centre Master Plan (May 2006)

Retail Hierarchy Analysis (September 2005)

Tonbridge Transport Technical Notes

Three Technical Notes have been produced that provide further detailed useful information in support of the transportation elements of the Tonbridge Central Area Action Plan (Submission Draft, September 2006). These three Technical Notes should be read in conjunction with the transportation strategy of the Action Plan.

Tonbridge Urban Transport Delivery

Tonbridge Town Centre - Initial Transport Option Testing

Transport Option Testing Note (4.88 mb)

Tonbridge Town Centre - Technical Note on Trip Generation, Distribution and Assignment

Tonbridge Town Centre - Technical Note on Trip Generation, Distribution and Assignment (1.59 mb)

Habitats Appropriate Assessment Screening

Strategic Flood Risk Assessment (Stage 2 Report, August 2006)

SFRA updates

In February 2011 the Council approved, as a material consideration for Development Control purposes, updated flood mapping and explanatory text for the SFRA. Please consult these updates for a complete picture of the SFRA for the Borough.