Statement of Community Involvement

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The Statement of Community Involvement sets out how the council intends to involve all sectors of the community in the planning process. It relates to the preparation of planning policy and the determination of planning applications. It explains how and with whom the council will consult when carrying out its planning duties.

The current Statement of Community Involvement (PDF, 451KB) came into effect on 23 October 2020.

Consultation Portal

Community input is vital to the preparation of the Local Plan; if you would like to be kept informed of consultation events and progress with the Local Plan, please register your details at our consultation portal or contact the Strategic Planning Team at or on  01270 685893.

Page last reviewed: 17 December 2021