Alongside the documents of the Local Plan that guide and shape development within the area, there are a range of formal supporting documents that help guide it's preparation and monitor it's implementation.

The following key documents support the preparation and implementation of the Local Plan:

Provides information on how the community can have their say on the preparation of the Local Plan and major planning applications.

Outlines the timetable for what documents will be produced as part of the Local Plan and when.

Details how the production of the Local Plan documents is progressing and how well the policies are performing.

Provides a framework against which the policies and proposals of the Local Plan can be assessed in terms of Social, Economic and Environmental Sustainability.

The preparation of the Local Plan has been informed by a substantial evidence base, which has been submitted with the Local Plan for examination.