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
A range of evidence is being produced to accompany the Local Plan.
During September – October 2018 we consulted on a draft Policies and Proposed Sites to be included in the Local Plan – as well as supporting evidence base.
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 2035.
We are preparing a new Local Plan to shape how Doncaster develops: how we want it to look and feel; and the policies and proposals needed to guide development to the right places whilst protecting and improving the environment and people’s quality of life.
The Local Plan will include policy used to determine applications for renewable energy developments.
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.
As part of the preparation for the Local Plan, it is necessary to form a settlement hierarchy, on which the development strategy will be based. This will inform the location of housing and employment sites, as well as other development.
The local Plan is supported by a Plan for delivering infrastructure and services across the Borough over the Local Plan period – what is needed, how much it will cost and how it can be funded and delivered.