What is this consultation about?

This consultation is to seek views on the vision, objectives and the direction for development management policies as part of the preparation of a new Local Plan to replace the Core Strategy and Development Management Plan.

Where can I find more information?

This consultation webpage includes the consultation document and all the supporting documents in the consultation library below.

A hard copy version of the consultation document is also available to view at the Civic Centre and the borough's local libraries. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide hard copies to take way at the Civic Centre reception, but you can print out the document from the library below.

Understanding the evidence

We have produced 3 topic papers to help assist with understanding the content of the consultation. These are located in the consultation library below. If you would like to view the full technical documents that have informed the document, please see the evidence base to inform the Local Plan webpage.

If you would like to read any of the evidence base documents in hard copy you will need to book an appointment at the Civic Centre. Please e-mail localplan@elmbridge.gov.uk to request this.

Let us know your views

We would like to know your views on the vision, objectives and the direction for development management policies. Please use the consultation document to submit your response to the questions. Comments and supporting documents can also be uploaded via question 13.

If you are aware of anyone without internet access, hard copies of the response form are available at the Civic Centre and the borough libraries. Hard copy response forms will not be processed and will be sent back if the attached privacy notice is not ticked when returning comments.  

We are unable to accept anonymous responses and your name and responses will be published after the consultation finishes. Please see our Planning Policy Privacy Notice for more information.

If you require any assistance filling out the online consultation questions please e-mail localplan@elmbridge.gov.uk or call us on 01372474474.

What happens next?

The Consultation responses will be reviewed and considered as we prepare the more detailed draft plan. We will issue a log of the consultation responses received along with the council’s consideration of the issues raised.



  • Opened
    27 Jan 2020 at 09:00
  • Closes
    9 Mar 2020 at 23:59