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Development control policies

The purpose of the Development Control Policies document is to set out a number of planning policies to help determine planning applications that the City Council receives.

In light of the decision to progress the Joint Core Strategy, further work on this document stopped. Previous consultation material is set out below.

Preferred options

The consultation was held between 30 January and 13 March 2006. The Preferred Option consultation paper and its Sustainability Appraisal can be viewed in the documents below (available on request).

  • Development Control Policies Preferred Option Consultation Paper
  • Development Control Policies Preferred Option Sustainability Appraisal
  • Schedule of Comments
  • Statement of Proposals Matters (in accordance with Regulation 26 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Development) (England) Regulations 2004
  • Pre-Submission Public Participation Statement (in accordance with Regulation 26 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Development) (England) Regulations 2004

Issues and options

To view both sets of issues and options consultation documents, the sustainability appraisal and the comments received in response to all three, see the documents below (available on request).

Issues and options consultation 1 - 25 April - 23 May 2005

  • Initial Development Control Issues and Options Consultation Paper
  • Schedule of Comments

Issues and options consultation 2 - 22 June - 3 August 2005

  • Revised Development Control Issues and Options Consultation Paper
  • Schedule of Comments

Sustainability appraisal

  • Development Control Policies Sustainability Appraisal (including Appendix A)
  • Appendix B

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