The Stradbroke Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) is being prepared by Stradbroke Parish Council and, when completed, will be used to help guide and shape future development in the parish.
Mid Suffolk District Council have appointed Jeremy Edge BSc FRICS MRTPI to carry out an independent examination of the Stradbroke NDP. It will be for him to decide how he wishes to conduct this process, and we will publish further updates as and when appropriate.
Submission Consultation (19 Apr - 1 Jun 2018)
In accordance with Regulation 16 of The Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations, 2012 (as amended) the District Council undertook a formal consultation on the content of the Stradbroke NDP to see if it fulfils the Basic Conditions as required by Paragraph 8(1)(a)(2) of Schedule 4B of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (inserted by the Localism Act 2011). The consultation period ran from Thur 19 April 2018 until Fri 1 June 2018.
Stradbroke Parish Council (the qualifying body) had formally submitted the following documents:
An assessment as to whether the Stradbroke NDP fulfils the Basic Conditions set out in the Regulations will be undertaken by an Independent Examiner (see above). A check has, however, undertaken to confirm that the relevant requirements have been met at this stage. View the Regulation 15 Checklist.
Respondents were also reminded that their comments would be forwarded to the independent examiner and, that with the exception of personal contact details, they would be published on the this website.
SEA / HRA Screening & Determination (Mar 2018)
The Pre-submission draft version of the NDP was assessed to determine whether a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and/or a Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA) were required. The outcome of this exercise was that the need for an SEA Scoping Report was 'screened-in', and the need for an HRA Scoping Report was 'screened-out'. A copy of the relevant reports and Notices of Determination are published below:
Pre-submission Consultation (Jan - Mar 2018)
Pre-submission consultation on the draft Stradbroke NDP was undertaken between 20 January and 2 March 2018. See the Parish Council website for more details.
Area Designation (11 Sept 2014)
View the Area Designation documents