Examination of the LAPP (Local Plan Part 2)

Nottingham City Council is reviewing its Local Plan.  The Aligned Core Strategy was adopted in 2014 and forms the Part 1 of the Local Plan.  The Land and Planning Policies Document (LAPP) will form the Part 2 Local Plan.  The production of this document which has been subject to two formal rounds of consultation has now reached an advanced stage and was submitted for Examination on 23 April 2018. 

The Inspector has issued a letter (LAPP. INSP 19 15.1.19 Main Modifications Note Jan 2019) following on from the close of the hearing sessions last year.  This sets out modifications that in the Inspector's view are required to ensure that the Plan is sound and legally compliant. The Council now has the opportunity to respond to the Inspector on these and once she is satisfied with the Schedule of Proposed Main Modifications, it, the policy map changes and the  updated SA/HRA will be subject to a six week period of public consultation.  This consultation will not consider other aspects of the Plan or “omission sites”.

At this stage, it is anticipated the public consultation on main modifications will take place in May/June 2019 following purdah (The 6 week period leading up to local elections in May 2019).

Further details about the Examination can be found by clicking the buttons below.


Latest News about the Examination.

View details of all the documents that form the Examination Library including documents submitted at examination (Examination Library: Part 1), post submission documents (Examination Library: Part 2), Statements in Response to MIQs and Consultation Comments received through the formal stages of the Plan.

Details of the Main Modification will be provided in due course

View the Inspector’s “Matters, Issues and Questions” and Statements in Response.

Full details about the examination.

Consultation comments received at both the Publication and Revised Publication stages.

Information on how the Plan will be assessed.

Hard copies of the documents within the Examination Library can also be viewed for inspection at Nottingham City Council, Loxley House, Station Street Nottingham, NG2 3NG.  To ensure that there is an officer available and the documentation is ready it is requested that you either call (0115 876 4594) or email (localplan@nottinghamcity.gov.uk) in advance. 

Contact Us

All correspondence or queries relating to the examination should be directed to the Programme Officer in the first instance. Programme Officer: Jayne Knight Tel: 07548160934 Email: jayne.knight@nottinghamcity.gov.uk. or by post at LH Box 5, Loxley House, Station Street, Nottingham NG2 3NG. If you wish to contact the Planning Policy Team please either email localplan@nottinghamcity.gov.uk or call 0115 876 4594.

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