Background to the Eden Local Plan Examination
The Eden Local Plan 2014 to 2032 was submitted 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
19 September – the Council receive the Inspector’s final report (PDF: 235Kb / 25 pages). The Council now anticipate proceeding towards the Local Plan adoption at the Full Council meeting scheduled for 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, was appointed to conduct the Examination to determine whether the Local Plan is sound and to subsequently 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. No further correspondence should be sent to the Inspector and any further queries regarding the Local Plan should be sent 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. 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 have taken place during 2017 and 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 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|