We regularly review and develop our planning policies over time to make sure that we continue to meet changing needs
The council are required to monitor the effectiveness of its plans and strategies and update its work programme on a regular basis.
The Authority Monitoring Report is produced annually and provides detailed statistics and information on the progress of the plans, and the success of the policies contained within adopted plans. It also includes a range of district statistics such as housing completions, employment information and progress on community projects.
The current version of the Authority Monitoring Report for 2019 can be read and downloaded
Authority Monitoring Report 2012 [3.96MB]
Authority Monitoring Report 2013 [3.95MB]
Authority Monitoring Report 2014 [798.45KB]
Authority Monitoring Report 2015 [1.39MB]
Authority Monitoring Report 2016 [1.63MB]
Authority Monitoring Report 2017 [1.18MB]
The Local Development Scheme sets out a timetable for preparation and adoption of future Local Plan documents and other planning policies over a three year period. The LDS enables the local community to find out about planning policies for their area and sets out the timetable for the production of future Local Plan documents, giving dates for key production and public consultation stages as well as outlining the subject matter and the geographical extent.
You can read and download the full Local Development Scheme here