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Local Plan Evidence Base Documents

Our Places and Policies Local Plan is based on evidence we collect on our future needs. You can find all of the evidence we use on this page

Places and Policies Local Plan Evidence Base Library

The following documents form the Evidence Base, which supports the preparation of the Folkestone & Hythe District Places and Policies Local Plan.

Icon for pdf PPLP Evidence Base Index [421.85KB]

1. Core Documents

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

1.1

Icon for pdf Places and Policies Local Plan Submission Draft - February 2018 [28.82MB]

SDC, Feb 2018

1.2

Places and Policies Local Plan Submission Draft: Proposed changes to Policies Map

SDC, Feb 2018

1.3

Places and Policies Local Plan Preferred Options

SDC, Oct 2016

1.4

Places and Policies Local Plan Issues and Options

SDC, Jan 2015

1.5

Core Strategy Local Plan 2013 [24.27MB]

SDC, 2013

1.6

Summary of Main Issues Raised from the PPLP Submission Draft [896.11KB]

SDC, 2018

1.7

Icon for pdf Summary of Main Issues Raised from the PPLP Preferred Options and Council Responses [1.15MB]

 

1.8

Consultation Statement [2.35MB]

F&HDC, Jul 2018

1.9

Duty to Cooperate Statement July 2018 [1.17MB]

F&HDC, Jul 2018

1.10

Equalities Impact Assessment - November 2016 [64.83KB]

F&HDC, Nov 2016

1.11

Statement of Community Involvement [73.92MB] 

SDC, 2015

1.12

PAS Legal Compliance Checklist [1.33MB]

FHDC, Jul 2018

1.13

PAS Soundness Checklist [1.1MB]

FHDC, Jul 2018

1.14

Housing Supply Statement 2018 [991.79KB]

FHDC, Aug 2018

1.15

St Mary in the Marsh Neighbourhood Plan 2018 (Pre-Referendum) [1.31MB]

St Mary in the Marsh Parish Council, 2018

 

 

 

 

2. Statutory Appraisals

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

2.1

Sustainability Appraisal Scoping Report for the Places and Policies Local Plan [682.81KB]

LUC, April 2014

2.2

Sustainability Appraisal Report - Issues and Options [1.6MB]

LUC, Nov 2014

2.3

Sustainability Appraisal Report - Reg. 18 Preferred Options Version 2016-Main Report [12.57MB]

LUC, Oct 2016

2.4

Sustainability Appraisal Report - Reg. 18 Preferred Options Version 2016-Appendices [4.97MB]

 

LUC, Oct 2016

2.5

Sustainability Appraisal - Non-technical Summary - Places and Policies Local Plan - January 2018 [14.55MB]

LUC, Jan 2018

2.6

Sustainability Appraisal - Main Report - Places and Policies Local Plan - January 2018 [16.56MB]

LUC, Jan 2018

2.7

Icon for pdf Sustainability Appraisal - Main Report Appendices - Places and Policies Local Plan - January 2018 [5.53MB]

LUC, Jan 2018

2.8

Habitat Regulations Assessment- Reg. 18 Preferred Options Version 2016 [518.34KB]

LUC, Nov 2016

2.9

Habitat Regulations Assessment - January 2018 [4.11MB]

LUC, Jan 2018

2.10

Habitat Regulations Assessment - Reg.19 Submission Version 2018 - Addendum [3.38MB]

LUC, July 2018

 

3. Cross Cutting Issues

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

3.1

Strategic Housing Market Assessment of East Kent (SHMA) 2009 [4.64MB]

Peter Brett Associates, Jun 2009

3.2

Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment (SHLAA) Reg. 18 Preferred Options 2016 [4.74MB]

SDC, May 2018

3.3

Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment (SHLAA) Consolidated Document 2015-16 [5.15MB]

SDC, 2015/16

3.4

Corporate Plan 2017-20 [518.41KB]

SDC, April 2017

3.5

Infrastructure Delivery Plan (IDP) August 2018 [1.39MB]

F&HDC, Aug 2018

3.6

Infrastructure Delivery Schedule List August 2018 [293.57KB]

F&HDC, Aug 2018

3.7

Shepway R123 list (June 2016) [97.58KB]

SDC, June 2016

3.8

Viability Assessment of the Places and Policies Local Plan 2017 [3.3MB]

Chilmark Consulting, Sept 2017

3.9

Shepway District Council - Phase II SFRA-July 2015 [5.08MB]

Herrington, Jul 2015

3.10

SFRA Appendix 1 Flood Risk Maps [23.19MB]

Herrington, Jul 2015

3.11

SFRA Appendix 2a Historic Flood Map [113.59KB]

Herrington, Jul 2015

3.12

SFRA Appendix 2b Historic Map Table [24.79MB]

Herrington, Jul 2015

3.13

SFRA Appendix 3a Defence Infrastructure and Main Rivers [22.88MB]

Herrington, Jul 2015

3.14

SFRA Appendix 3b Defence Infrastructure Table [77.57KB]

Herrington, Jul 2015

3.15

SFRA Appendix 4a Hazard Map 2015 [23.91MB]

Herrington, Jul 2015

3.16

SFRA Appendix 4b Hazard Map 2075 [24.3MB]

Herrington, Jul 2015

3.17

SFRA Appendix 4c Hazard Map 2115 [24.5MB]

Herrington, Jul 2015

3.18

Sequential Test in relation to Flood Risk (2018) [1003.0KB]

SDC, 2018

 

4. Housing and Built Environment

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

4.1

The Building Regulations

2010

4.2

DCLG Fixing Our Broken Housing Market [9.45MB]

DCLG-,2017

4.3

Nationally Described Space Standards 2015 [330.08KB]

DCLG, March 2015

4.4

Building for Life 12 [2.25MB]

CABE, 2015

4.5

BRE Site Layout Planning for Daylight & Sunlight [1.53MB]

BRE-,2011

4.6

Sandgate Design Statement 2013 [6.1MB]

Sandgate Parish Council, 2013

4.7

East Kent Gypsy, Traveller and Travelling Showpeople Accommodation Assessment [1.31MB]

University of Salford-,April 2014

 

5. Economy

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

5.1

Employment Land Review 2017 [6.77MB]

Lichfields, May 2017

5.2

Shepway Economic Development Strategy 2015-2020 [2.28MB]

SDC, 2015

5.3

Romney Marsh Socio-Economic Study & Action Plan 2012 [1.29MB]

Regeneris Consulting, 2012

5.4

Romney Marsh Delivery Plan 2014 [2.72MB]

Regeneris Consulting, 2014

5.5

Towards a One Nation Economy: A 10-Point Plan for Boosting Productivity in Rural Areas [595.02KB]

DEFRA, 2015

 

5.6

Industrial Strategy - Building a Britain Fit for the Future [8.56MB]

HM Government

 

6. Retail and Leisure

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

6.1

Shepway Town Centres Study 2015 [1.99MB]

Peter Brett Associates, 2015

6.2

Shepway Town Centres Study 2015 - Appendices [889.24KB]

Peter Brett Associates, 2015

6.3

Shepway Town Centres Study 2015 - Survey Results [1.12MB]

Peter Brett Associates, 2015

6.4

Re-Imagining Urban Spaces to Help Revitalise Our High Streets [1.53MB]

DCLG, 2012

6.5

High Streets at the Heart of our Communities - Portas Review [717.01KB]

DCLG, 2012

 

7. Community

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

7.1

Folkestone Community Led Local Development Strategy 2016 [3.36MB]

Nov 2016

7.2

Shepway District Council Play Area Review [13.14MB]

LUC, 2017

7.3

Shepway Open Space Strategy [15.52MB]

LUC, 2017

7.4

Shepway Playing Pitch Strategy 2011 [14.8MB]

SDC, 2011

7.5

Local Green Spaces Assessment 2018 [5.02MB]

F&HDC, 2018

7.6

Lighting the Way to Success - The EKLSP Sustainable Community Strategy 2009 [904.28KB]

East Kent Local Strategic Partnership, 2009

 

8. Transport

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

8.1

Department for Transport - Manual for Streets 2007 [4.78MB]

DCLG, DfT, 2007

8.2

The Shepway District Council Transport Strategy [1.98MB]

URS/Scott Wilson, 2011

8.3

Appendix B - Indicative Thresholds for Transport Assessments [55.03KB]

DfT- 2007

8.4

Shepway Model Update Briefing Note - Draft - March 2017 [4.11MB]

AECOM, Mar 2017

8.5

Shepway Transport Model Update - December 2017 [4.82MB]

AECOM, Dec 2017

8.6

Shepway Transport Model Merge and Diverge Appraisal (September 2018) [9.8MB]

AECOM, Sept 2018

8.7

Additional junction modelling requested by Highways England (May 2018) [6.95KB]

May 2018

 

9. Natural Environment

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

9.1

Sustainable Access and Recreational Management Strategy (SARMS) 2017 [7.6MB]

Val Hyland Associates Ltd, 2017

9.2

SARMS SUPPORTING DOCUMENT 1 Nature Conservation [13.11MB]

Val Hyland Associates Ltd, 2017

9.3

SARMS SUPPORTING DOCUMENT 2 - Access and Recreation Assessment [6.65MB]

Val Hyland Associates Ltd, 2017

9.4

SARMS SUPPORTING DOCUMENT 3 - Visitor Economy and Strategic Initiatives [2.82MB]

Val Hyland Associates Ltd, 2017

9.5

SARMS SUPPORTING DOCUMENT 4 - Visitor Assessment [7.39MB]

Val Hyland Associates Ltd, 2017

9.6

Shepway Green Infrastructure Report 2011 [1.15MB]

SDC, 2011

9.7

Kent Biodiversity Strategy 2020 & Beyond [931.88KB]

Kent Nature Partnership, 2015

9.8

South East RBD - River Basin Management Plan [1.54MB]

Environment Agency

DEFRA, 2015

9.9

The Natural Choice - Securing the Value of Nature [2.55MB]

DEFRA, 2011

9.10

Shepway High Level Landscape Appraisal - February 2017 [58.12MB]

AECOM, 2017

 

9.11

Guidance Notes for the Reduction of Obtrusive Light [402.35KB]

Institution of Lighting Professionals- 2011

9.12

South Marine Plan 2016 [5.58MB]

DEFRA, November 2016

9.13

South Foreland to Beachy Head Shoreline Management Plan [745.26KB]

DEFRA, April 2006

9.14

Romney Marsh Local Character Assessment [4.65MB]

Fiona Fyfe Associates, 2016

9.15

North Downs Character Assessment [5.24MB]

F&HDC, 2018

9.16

Kent Downs AONB Landscape Design Handbook [4.95MB]

Kent Downs AONB Unit, 2006

9.17

Kent Downs AONB Rural Streets and Lanes Design Handbook [8.39MB]

Kent Downs AONB Unit, 2009

9.18

Kent Downs AONB Renewable Energy Position Statement [151.25KB]

Kent Downs AONB Unit, September 2008

Updated April 2010 and June 2011

9.19

Kent Downs AONB Farmsteads Guidance [3.52MB]

Kent Downs AONB Unit, 2012

9.20

Kent Downs AONB Managing Land for Horses [1.12MB]

Kent Downs AONB Unit, 2011

9.21

Kent Downs AONB Management Plan 2014-2019 [8.23MB]

Kent Downs AONB Unit, 2014

9.22

Seacape Character Assessment for the Dover Strait 2015 [9.13MB]

LUC for KCC, 2015

 

10. Climate Change

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

10.1

Waste Management Plan for England 2013 [321.04KB]

DEFRA, 2013

10.2

Local Flood Risk Management Strategy Guidance [873.09KB]

KCC, 2017

10.3

Biodiversity Guidance for Solar Developments [2.06MB]

BRE, 2014

10.4

Renewable Energy for Kent Action Plan 2013 [1.12MB]

KCC, 2013

10.5

DECC Community Energy Strategy 2014 [1.98MB]

DECC, 2014

10.6

KCC Drainage and Planning Policy Statement 2017 [873.09KB]

KCC, 2017

10.7

KCC Kent Environmental Strategy 2016 [1.49MB]

KCC,2016

 

11. Health and Wellbeing

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

11.1

Fair Society Healthy Lives - The Marmot Review [16.16MB]

UCL, February 2010

11.2

Shepway District Health Profile 2016 [315.97KB]

Public Health England, 2016

11.3

The Kent Joint Health & Wellbeing Strategy [1.02MB]

KCC, 2014-2017

11.4

The Kent Healthy Weight Strategy 2015-20 [4.4MB]

Dover District Council, 2015-2020

11.5

Obesity and the Environment - Regulating the Growth of Fast Food Outlets [776.22KB]

Public Health England, 2014

11.6

Active Travel Strategy [2.07MB]

KCC, 2016

11.7

Shepway Cycling Plan 2011 [1.78MB]

KCC, 2011

11.8

Countryside & Coastal Access Improvement Plan 2013-17 [4.48MB]

KCC, 2013

11.9

JSNA Chapter Summary Update 2014-15 Kent Public Health Observatory [641.06KB]

KPHO, 2015

 

12. Historic Environment

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

12.1

Heritage Strategy [902.62KB]

KCC, 2018

12.2

Theme Introduction and Summaries [178.3KB]

KCC, 2018

12.3

Theme 1a: Landscape - Romney Marsh [350.37KB]

KCC, 2018

12.4

Theme 1b: Landscape - North Downs Greensand Vale [335.43KB]

KCC, 2018

12.5

Theme 1c: Landscape - Dungeness [326.73KB]

KCC, 2018

12.6

Theme 1d: Landscape - Coastline [367.27KB]

KCC, 2018

12.7

Theme 2a: Early Harbours [373.17KB]

KCC, 2018

12.8

Theme 2b: Cinque Ports [380.59KB]

KCC, 2018

12.9

Theme 2c: Folkestone Cross Channel Port [267.61KB]

KCC, 2018

12.10

Theme 3a: Folkestone and Sandgate Seaside Resort [344.87KB]

KCC, 2018

12.11

Theme 3b: Dymchurch, St Mary's Bay and Romney Sands [316.15KB]

KCC, 2018

12.12

Theme 3c: Romney Hythe and Dymchurch Railway [306.15KB]

KCC, 2018

12.13

Theme 4a: Fishing [374.7KB]

KCC, 2018

12.14

Theme 4b: Wrecks [325.39KB]

KCC, 2018

12.15

Theme 4c: Safeguarding the Coast [502.85KB]

KCC, 2018

12.16

Theme 5a: Invasion Coast [238.93KB]

KCC, 2018

12.17

Theme 5b: Castles [210.9KB]

KCC, 2018

12.18

Theme 5c: Napoleonic Heritage [184.81KB]

KCC, 2018

12.19

Theme 5d: The Great War [360.5KB]

KCC, 2018

12.20

Theme 5e: The Second World War [270.85KB]

KCC, 2018

12.21

Theme 5f: Camps, Training Grounds and Ranges [246.41KB]

KCC, 2018

12.22

Theme 6: Church [387.41KB]

KCC, 2018

12.23

Theme 7 Settlement [253.13KB]

KCC, 2018

12.24

Theme 8: Farmsteads [254.65KB]

KCC, 2018

12.25

Theme 9: Parks, Gardens and Estates [242.11KB]

KCC, 2018

12.26

Theme 10: Transport [326.03KB]

KCC, 2018

12.27

Theme 11: Archaeology [417.74KB]

KCC, 2018

12.28

Theme 12 Built Heritage [348.25KB]

KCC, 2018

12.29

Theme 13: Conservation Areas [424.14KB]

KCC, 2018

12.30

Case Study: Creative Quarter [339.71KB]

KCC, 2018

12.31

Case Study: Dungeness [270.56KB]

KCC, 2018

12.32

Case Study: Heritage and Health [434.93KB]

KCC, 2018

12.33

Case Study: Royal Military Canal [307.05KB]

KCC, 2018

12.34

Case Study: Folkestone Racecourse [339.25KB]

KCC, 2018

12.35

SHLAA assessment methodology [156.75KB]

KCC, 2018

12.36

SHLAA assessment table [197.5KB]

KCC, 2018

 

13. Monitoring

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

13.1

Authority Monitoring Report 2012 [3.96MB]

SDC, 2012

13.2

Authority Monitoring Report 2013 [3.95MB]

SDC, 2013

13.3

Authority Monitoring Report 2014 [798.45KB]

SDC, 2014

13.4

Authority Monitoring Report 2015 [1.39MB]

SDC, 2015

13.5

Authority Monitoring Report 2016 [1.63MB]

SDC, 2016

13.6

Authority Monitoring Report 2017 [1.18MB]

SDC, 2017

13.7

Local Development Scheme 2016 [160.72KB]

SDC, 2016

 

14. Gypsy and Traveller Site Allocation

PPLP Document Ref

Document Title

Author and

Date Published

14.1

Gypsy and Traveller and Travelling Showperson Accommodation Assessment 2018 [1.45MB]

Arc4, Aug 2018

14.2

Gypsy and Traveller Site Identification Study 2019 [1.36MB]

F&HDC, 2019

14.3

Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation Assessment Addendum 2019 [529.62KB]

ARC4, July 2019

14.4

Flood Risk Assessment for Land Adjacent to The Retreat, Lydd Road, Old Romney [3.14MB]

Herrington, Aug 2019

14.5

Flood Evacuation Plan for Land Adjacent to The Retreat, Lydd Road, Old Romney [385.5KB]

Herrington, Aug 2019

14.6

Preferred Gypsy and Traveller Site Allocation Consultation Document 2019 [2.4MB]

F&HDC, Sept 2019

14.7

Gypsy and Traveller Sites Sustainability Appraisal 2019 [2.84MB]

LUC, Aug 2019

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