Issue details

Proposed adoption of the refreshed Gloucestershire Local Development Guide 2020

To adopt the revised and refreshed Local Development Guidance document for Gloucestershire.

To note: Gloucestershire County Council’s current Local Developer Guide (LDG) was originally adopted by Cabinet in February 2014 and updated in December 2016.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/05/2020

Decision due: Between 5 Jun 2020 and 20 May 2020 by Cabinet Member - Environment and Planning

Lead member: Cabinet Member - Environment and Planning

Contact: Claire Edwards, Senior Manager - Partnership Development Email: claire.edwards@gloucestershire.gov.uk.

Consultees

A targeted consultation of over 400 consultees comprising of representatives from the following: -

1. Specific Consultation Bodies - As set out under Local Planning Regulations (2012)
2. General Consultation Bodies - In accordance with the prescribed types of groups contained within Local Planning Regulations (2012)
3. Government Departments
4. Nationally Represented Transport-related Organisations / Bodies / Action / Interest Groups
5. Nationally Represented Social, Health and Well-Being Infrastructure-related Organisations / Bodies / Action / Interest Groups
6. Nationally Represented Environmental / Green Infrastructure-related Organisations / Bodies / Action / Interest Groups
7. Nationally Represented Economic, Business, Trade-related Organisations / Bodies / Action / Interest Groups
8. Local Transport-related Organisations / Action / Interest Groups
9. Local Social, Health & Welling Being Infrastructure-related Organisations / Action / Interest Groups
10. Local Environmental / Green Infrastructure-related Organisations / Action / Interest Groups
11. Local Economic, Business, Trade-related Organisation / Action / Interest Groups
12. RTPI-accredited Planning Consultants that have an office located within Gloucestershire
13. RTPI-accredited Planning Consultants that are based regionally (i.e. Bristol, Swindon, Oxford, Cardiff, Birmingham, Worcester) and therefore have the potential to operate across Gloucestershire
14. Housebuilders

Scrutiny Input: None

Planned Dates: A four week consultation period: 1st May 2020 to 29th May 2020

Documents

  • Refreshed Local Development Guide 2020  
  • Current GCC Local Developer Guide Adopted 2016  
  • Community Infrastructure Levy Regulations 2010 (and updates)  
  • National Planning Policy Framework  
  • National Planning Policy Guidance  
  • Officer executive decision 30.4.2020 - Decision to consult on the revised version of Gloucestershire’s Local Developer Guide (LDG) 2020