Other evidence base studies address matters such as sustainability and land availability.
We have a number of studies that are being reviewed and updated to support the emerging Local Plan. New studies will be published here when they become available.
Sustainability Appraisal (Regulation 18)
The Sustainability Appraisal (SA) is a legal requirement and a process that supports the plan making process. The first stage of the process is the production of a SA Scoping Report that provides baseline information and sets objectives that will be used to appraise the new Local Plan against.
- Sustainability Appraisal Scoping Report
- Sustainability Appraisal
- Sustainability Appraisal - non technical summary
Habitat Regulation Assessment (Regulation 18)
Equality Impact Assessment (Regulation 18)