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Strategic Options Consultation

 

What is this consultation about?

This consultation is to seek views on the Strategic Options for meeting development needs as part of the preparation of a new Local Plan to replace the Core Strategy.

The consultation has been extended and will close on Friday 24 February 2017 at 4pm.

In particular, it sets out the Council’s preferred option for a new spatial strategy. We are also seeking comments on a range of issues which will help inform the contents of a new local plan.  

Where can I find out more information?

A hard copy version of the document is available to inspect at the Civic Centre, the Boroughs local libraries and at the drop in sessions. These are being held:

Date  Time Venue
 Tuesday 10 January  7-9pm  Lecture Hall, 1st Floor Weybridge Library
 Wednesday 11 January    7-9pm  Cobham Community Centre
 Thursday 19 January  7-9pm  Hinchley Wood Secondary School
 Monday 23 January  7-9pm  Cecil Hepworth Playhouse (Walton)
 Thursday 26 January  7-9pm  Civic Centre, High Street, Esher
 Saturday 4 February  10- 2pm  Civic Centre, High Street, Esher

 

An exhibition will be permanently displayed from 9 January and up until 24 February 2017 in the Civic Centre Reception, High Street, Esher.

Let us know your views

We would like to know your views on the strategic options after you have read the consultation document.

You can respond to the consultation by letter, e-mail or filling out a hard copy response form or submitting an online response form using the consultation portal. Below sets out the different ways you can respond.

1. Use the online response form. Unless you are already registered, you will need to register on our consultation portal but you can opt out of receiving any further correspondence if you do not want further contact.

2. If you would prefer not to use the online consultation portal you can print out the Response Form and e-mail it to us at planningpolicy@elmbridge.gov.uk or post back to us at Planning Policy, Planning Services, Elmbridge Borough Council, Civic Centre, High Street, Esher, KT10 9SD.

3. You can also provide comments via e-mail or letter using the above details. The Council will automatically register your details on the portal and we will continue to engage with you. If you do not wish for us to continue to contact you regarding the Local Plan, please make this clear in your comments.

We are unable to accept anonymous comments and your name and comments will be published after the consultation finishes.

Any comments that you submit will be published on the Council's website and in hard-copy as appropriate. Signatures and personal contact details such as postal and e-mail addresses will be redacted. Your name will however be published. If applicable, the name of the company / organisation etc. that you represent will also be published.

Copies of the consultation document cost £8.00. If you would like to purchase a copy of the consultation document, please contact us at planningpolicy@elmbridge.gov.uk

What happens next?

Following this consultation, we will consider all the comments and prepare a statement responding to the issues raised and how we will seek to address them. We will then prepare a more detailed plan which will be published for consultation in Summer 2017.

This consultation has now closed.

Consultation Documents

Consultation Summary

NameStrategic Options Consultation
DescriptionThis consultation is to seek views on the Strategic Options for meeting development needs as part of the preparation of a new Local Plan to replace the Core Strategy. In particular, it sets out the Council’s preferred option for a new spatial strategy. We are also seeking comments on a range of issues which will help inform the contents of a new Local Plan.
DatesFrom 16 Dec 2016 at 09:00 to 24 Feb 2017 at 16:00.
StatusClosed

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