West Suffolk Local Plan Review

West Suffolk have commenced a review of the local plan which will set out the long term planning and land use policies for the area. The timeline for the preparation of these documents is available on the Local Development Scheme.

West Suffolk Local Plan background evidence documents (updated February 2020)

Coronavirus iconIn light of the current COVID-19 situation the Regulation 18 - issues and options consultation, planned for May 2020, has been postponed.


There is a consequential delay to the launch of the new online planning consultation system. If you are already a registered user of the previous system Opus Consult, you will be automatically notified of the launch. All new users will need to register and full details of how to do so will be provided online.


We will update this webpage regarding a revised timetable and the launch of the consultation system as more information becomes available.