The local plan examination will be conducted over two stages.
Stage one stated in June 2019 and is yet to complete; subject to the plan being found sound stage two will probably take place deuring June or July 2020
The Council will be consulting on the revised housing figures in Jan/Feb 2020.
Yes, anyone can attend the hearing, but only people who
1. submitted comments
2. Are seeking to change the plan
3.and indicated they would like to participate in the oral examination session can speak
Yes, you can submit written evidence if you cannot attend or do not want to speak if you submitted comments, are seeking to change the plan and indicated you would like to participate in the oral examination session
Stage 1 will consider legal/procedural matters, vision and strategy, housing and
employment need and supply, and travellers.
Stage 2 will cover the spatial development strategy, the soundness of individual site allocations, and other policy matters.
When the plan is submitted for examination, it is considered to be complete and ready for examination
There are three options from the Stage 1 hearings