Role of City Plan Part 2

The role of the City Plan Part 2 is to support the implementation and delivery of City Plan Part 1

  • to build on the strategic policy framework
  • to identify and allocate additional development sites
  • to set out a detailed policy framework to assist in the determination of planning applications

The policies in City Plan Part 2 will replace the remaining ‘saved’ policies from the 2005 Local Plan.

Current stage in City Plan Part 2 preparation

The council has formally submitted the City Plan Part 2, together with the supporting documents, to the Secretary of State for examination.

Previous stages in City Plan Part 2 preparation


Scoping Document (Regulation 18) June 2016
Draft Plan and SA (Regulation 18) June TD&C Committee 2018
Publication of Proposed Submission City Plan Part 2 Approved by council 23 April 2020
Regulation 19 Consultation Monday 7 September 2020 to Friday 30 October 2020
Submission stage May 2021
Examination Autumn 2021
Adoption Spring 2022

Timetable updated 31 March 2021.

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