Issue details

Proposed adoption of the Gloucestershire Local Development Guide 2020

To adopt the revised Local Development Guide for Gloucestershire 2020


Contact Officer: Rupert Waters

Interim Team Leader - Economic Growth

Gloucestershire County Council

Shire Hall, Westgate Street,





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: 24 Mar 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member - Environment and Planning

Contact: Rupert Waters Email:


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: Targeted consultation period: 1st May 2020 to 19th June 2020


  • Gloucestershire Local Development Guide 2020  
  • Gloucestershire 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