Decision details

Local Development Scheme

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The subject of the decision:


This report sought consideration of a new timetable for the revised Local Development Scheme.  The Local Development Scheme set out the timetable for the production of the Local Development Documents which made up the Council’s Local Plan.  The process for the preparation of a Local Plan was prescribed by statute and regulations which were reflected in the work programme.  The Local Development Scheme must be made available publically and kept up-to-date.


Alternative options considered:




The reason for the decision:


A Local Development Scheme was required under Section 15 of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 (as amended by the Localism Act 2011).




That Cabinet approves the publication of the Local Development Scheme.

Reason Key: Affects more than 2 wards;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Other reasons / organisations consulted




Contact: Sue Walters-Thompson, Housing and Planning Policy Manager Email:

Report author: Sue Walters-Thompson

Publication date: 11/04/2018

Date of decision: 10/04/2018

Decided at meeting: 10/04/2018 - Cabinet

Effective from: 24/04/2018

Accompanying Documents: