Decision details

Review Local Plan

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


The subject of the decision:


This report sought consideration of the scope and approach for an urgent review of the Hambleton Local Plan to meet the requirements of policy HG6 Gypsies and Travellers, and Travelling Showpeople.


Alternative options considered:




The reason for the decision:


The Hambleton Local Plan adopted on 22 February 2022 committed the Council, at Policy HG6, to undertake an urgent review within 6 months of adoption.


The decision:


That Cabinet approves and recommends to Council that:-


(1)     a process of seeking tenders to undertake the work is commenced as set out in the conclusion detailed within the report; and


(2)     £30,000 additional budget is allocated to cover expected cost of the recommended option 3 for completion of the urgent review.

Reason Key: Affects more than 2 wards;

Wards Affected: All Wards;

Other reasons / organisations consulted




Contact: Tim Wood, Development Manager (South) Email:

Report author: Tim Wood

Publication date: 08/06/2022

Date of decision: 07/06/2022

Decided at meeting: 07/06/2022 - Cabinet

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