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Please be aware that there may be interruptions to our online planning service (Public Access) up until April 2019 due to essential work to prepare for changing to a new West Suffolk Council on 1 April 2019.
The Site Allocations Local Plan document identifies which sites should be developed, in order to achieve the visions and objectives of the Core Strategy, (including the outcomes of the Single Issue Review to Policy CS7, which is considering the quantum, phasing and distribution of housing growth specifically). This Local Plan document includes proposals for new housing, employment, shopping and other development, together with other uses of land such as parks and open spaces.
The Forest Heath Local Plan documents were submitted to the Secretary of State for examination on 24 March 2017
The Local Plan comprises:
The Planning Inspectorate has appointed two Planning Inspectors to examine the submitted Plans.
They are Inspector Simon Berkeley BA MA MRTPI and Inspector Christa Masters MA(HONS) MRTPI.
Documents consulted on January to March 2017: You can view representations and council's responses at the council's online consultation system
The local development scheme timeline shows anticipated dates for next stages in the preparation of this document.
A Preferred Options (2nd Regulation 18 Stage) consultation was undertaken April to July 2016 following an extension. You can view representations and council's responses at the council's online consultation system
Document produced for the 2016 consultation are:
An Issues and Options (Regulation 18 Stage) consultation was undertaken August to October 2015. You can view representations and council's responses at the council's online consultation system
Documents produced for the 2015 consultation are: