The examination library contains the documents submitted for examination and other documents relevant to the preparation of the City Plan Part 2.

It will also contain documents relating to the examination and will be updated as the examination progresses.

The examination library is divided into the following sections:

Examination documents

Documents published in this section will be those produced during the City Plan Part 2 Plan examination.

Examination documents from the Inspector

View or download the examination correspondence and documents from the Inspector.

Examination documents from the council

View or download additional examination documents and examination correspondence from the council.

Examination documents from representors

View or download the matter statements from participants.

View or download examination documents from participants.

Submission documents

This includes documents specifically required to be submitted alongside the City Plan Part 2, like the Sustainability Appraisal and copies of the Regulation 19 representations.

View or download the submission documents.

Core documents

This includes adopted development plan documents and City Plan Part 2 documents published at earlier stages in the plan’s preparation.

View or download the core documents.

Regulation 18 - draft plan stage

View or download the Regulation 18 draft plan stage documents.

Regulation 18 - scoping stage

View or download the Regulation 18 scoping stage documents.

Topic papers

This section includes topic papers which set out in more detail the reasons for and evidence to support some of the policies in the City Plan Part 2, updated for the submission stage.

You can find superseded versions (versions published at the draft or submission stage) which are still available but have not been submitted to the Inspector.

Proposed submission topic papers

View or download the proposed submission topic papers.

Superseded proposed submission stage topic papers

View or download the superseded proposed submission stage topic papers.

Superseded draft stage topic papers

View or download the superseded draft stage topic papers.

Background evidence documents

The documents in this section provide background and supporting evidence for the City Plan Part 2.

They are arranged in City Plan Part 2 policy topic order and include, for example, the Urban Fringe Assessment studies.

Housing, accommodation and community

View or download the housing, accommodation and community background evidence documents.

Employment and retail

View or download the employment and retail background evidence documents.

Design and heritage

View or download the design and heritage background evidence documents.

Transport and travel

View or download the transport and travel background evidence documents.

Environment and energy

View or download the environment and energy background evidence documents.

Special area and site allocations

View or download the special area and site allocations background evidence documents.

Other documents

This section of the library includes other guidance referred to in the City Plan Part 2, like supplementary planning documents.

View or download the supplementary planning documents, planning advice notes and other guidance.

Housing, accommodation and community

View or download the other housing, accommodation and community documents.

Employment and retail

View or download the other employment and retail documents.

Design and heritage

View or download the other design and heritage documents.

Transport and travel

View or download the other transport and travel documents.

Environment and energy

View or download the other environment and energy documents.

Special area and site allocations

View or download the other special area and site allocations documents.

Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)

View or download the Community Infrastructure Levy viability documents.