West Suffolk Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment (SHELAA)

The Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment (SHELAA) is an essential piece of evidence which is required to support the local plan process. It is a technical assessment which considers sites for housing and economic (for example retail, leisure, cultural, office, warehousing) development in the West Suffolk area over the plan period. The results of the SHELAA will inform the West Suffolk Local Plan preparation.

A SHELAA should:

Included sites Excluded sites Deferred sites Large mixed-use sites Settlement maps Stakeholder consultation responses
Appendix E - Included site proformas Appendix A - Excluded sites Appendix B - Sites deferred due to significant policy constraints


Appendix F - Large mixed-use sites Appendix L - Settlement maps


Appendix I - Town and parish council responses

Appendix H - Included economic sites

(site areas can be viewed on the settlement maps)


  Appendix C - Sites deferred to not being available




Appendix J - Statutory consultee responses



Appendix D - Sites deferred due to suitability


Appendix K - Other responses to the stakeholder consultation


Appendix G - Deferred economic sites