Local Plan Evidence

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To inform and shape the content of the Local Plan, a range of evidence has been prepared (see below - in alphabetical order).

A20 VISUM Study

A20 Study

Air Quality Assessment

Development Capacity Study

Employment Land Needs & Economic Futures Forecasting

Green Belt Study: Stage One Report

Green Belt Study: Stage Two Report

Green Infrastructure & Ecological Networks

Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation Assessment

Habitat Regulations Assessment

Housing Delivery Study

Infrastructure Delivery Plan

M25 & M26 Connectivity Study

Open Space Study

Strategic Flood Risk Assessment

Strategic Housing and Employment Land Availability Assessment

Strategic Housing Market Assessment

Surface Water Management Plan

Sustainability Appraisal

A Sustainability Appraisal (SA) has to be carried out during the preparation of a plan in order to promote sustainable development. The Draft Sustainability Appraisal of Sites sets out the process that has been used to shape the emerging development strategy to date. A Final Sustainability Appraisal will be published and consulted on alongside the Regulation 19 Local Plan.

Transport Assessment

Transport Assessment - Addendum

Viability Study