Background to the Eden Local Plan Examination
We submitted the Eden Local Plan 2014 to 2032 to the Planning Inspectorate on Wednesday, 23 December 2015.
View the information on this page with the pages from the list below.
- the Eden Local Plan Submission Draft
- the Examination Document Library
- Representations submitted at the publication stage of the Local Plan
Latest news on the Eden Local Plan
On 19 September we received the Inspector’s final report (PDF: 235Kb / 25 pages). We now expect to proceed towards the Local Plan adoption at the Full Council meeting on 11 October 2018.
See consolidated changes to the Eden Local Plan for the most up-to-date version of the Local Plan.
Inspector Melvyn Middleton, BA(Econ) DipTP Dip Mgmt MRTPI, conducted the Examination to determine whether the Local Plan is sound and to issue a report with his findings.
The Programme Officer
The role of the Programme Officer, Tony Blackburn, is now at an end following receipt of the Inspector’s final report. Please do not send any further correspondence to the Inspector. Please send any further queries about the Local Plan to Planning Policy, using the contact details below.
A series of public hearings chaired by the Inspector commenced on Monday, 9 May 2016 and resumed during July 2016. A third series of hearings took place between Monday, 12 September 2016 and Thursday, 15 September 2016.
Following the interim Eden Local Plan consultation exercise, which ended on 10 April, a further short series of hearings took place on 2/3 May 2017.
For details of the consultation stages that took place during 2017, and the associated background documents, see the following pages:
- View the Interim Eden Local Plan consultation
- View the Eden Local Plan Main Modifications consultation
The Eden Local Plan Further Main Modifications consultation ran from Wednesday, 6 December 2017, until Wednesday, 24 January 2018.
|Submission||23 December 2015|
|Pre-Hearing Meeting||Not Required|
|Hearing Starts||9 May 2016|
|Report Date||30 August 2018|
|Adoption||11 October 2018|