The council has received the Inspectors’ Report following the Examination of its Local Plan last year. The Report concludes that the Thanet Local Plan, with a number of modifications which were consulted on in December last year, meets the criteria for ‘soundness’.
We are consulting on the proposed modifications to Thanet’s Local Plan 2011-2031 from Wednesday 11 December to Monday 27 January 2020.
Letter from the Secretary of State regarding the the Local Plan intervention – 28 January 2019 Letter to the Secretary of State – 25 February 2019
Latest news updates on the Local Plan Examination List of Local Plan Core Documents
General What has been published for comment? the Publication draft Local Plan the Sustainability Appraisal of the draft Local Plan a draft Transport Strategy for the district that supports the Local Plan a Landscape Character Assessment, which the Council intends to adopt as supplementary planning guidance (what is known as a Supplementary Planning Document or […]
The Local Plan will be founded upon the principles of sustainable development, and what this means for Thanet. Over the course of its preparation the Local Plan will be subject to a Sustainability Appraisal which is a continuous appraisal of the sustainability of its proposals. The following documents have been produced at Issues and Options […]
This is an assessment of the viability of the Local Plan and its proposals, and provides background evidence for the development of a Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL). Thanet DC LP & CIL Viability Assessment – Final Report Appendix I Assumptions Summary Appendix IIa Residential Results Summary Appendix IIb strategic sites summary + summaries Appendix […]
The South East Plan required us to provide for at least 7,500 new homes in Thanet over the period 2006 to 2026. On 13 December 2010 the Government’s Localism Bill signalled the intention to revoke that plan, and we will now need to address, through the planning process what provisions will be appropriate for Thanet. In preparing our […]
The Council submitted the draft Local Plan to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government on 30th October 2018, for independent examination. The submission version of the draft plan, policies map, Sustainability Appraisal , Habitat Regulation Assessment and Statement of Consultation , and the supporting evidence that, in the opinion of the local authority, are […]