A range of evidence is being produced to accompany the Local Plan and LDF.
Find out about planning applications, how to comment on a planning application, building control, the local plan, design and conservation and urban design.
The emerging Doncaster Local Plan will replace the adopted Unitary Development Plan and Local Development Framework.
Relevant minerals evidence base and planning guidance will be published on this page as and when available.
Homes & Settlements and Updated Sustainability Appraisal of Doncaster's Growth Options Consultation (March 2016)www.doncaster.gov.uk/services/planning/homes-settlements-and-updated-sustainability-appraisal-of-doncaster-s-growth-options-consultation-march-2016
The consultation has now closed on these two documents which form part of our continuous engagement on the new Local Plan, the consultation responses are now available below.
Archive for planning studies and previous monitoring documents
The Doncaster Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment (HELAA) is an early stage of the evidence base for the new Doncaster Local Plan. It includes information on a large initial pool of sites and whether they could be developed. Further assessment is required on their suitability before any site is included in the Local Plan.
Doncaster Council is preparing a new Local Plan that will have a big influence on the amount and location of new development across the borough in the period up to 2032.
This is an annual survey of the amount of allocated employment land in Doncaster.
The Government attaches great importance to Green belt. The fundamental aim of Green Belt policy is to prevent urban sprawl by keeping land permanently open; essential characteristics of Green belt are their openness and their permanence.