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Submission of South Kesteven District Local Plan - Regulation 22

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16th August 2019 Latest News

The Council has added the following document to the Examination Library - 5 Year Housing Land Supply Assessment 2019-2024 (EX/SKDC/54)

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The Council submitted the South Kesteven District Local Plan 2011-2036 to the Secretary of State on 15th January 2019 for independent examination, in line with the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 (2) - Regulation 22. The documents include:

All representations received through the Regulation 19 consultation have been submitted to the Inspector.

The submitted documents and accompanying evidence can be viewed in our Examination Library.

A Public Notice, containing information on where the Submission documents can be viewed, can be found below:

Public Notice of Submission 

Inspector David Spencer (BA (Hons) DipTP MRTPI has been appointed by the Planning Inspectorate to conduct the examination into the South Kesteven Local Plan to determine whether it is sound.  The timetable for the examination has been determined by the Inspector and can be viewed, along with further details of the examination, within the Examination Library under 'Inspector's & Programme Officer's Examination Documents. 

Programme Officer 

The Council has appointed Kerry Trueman and Sue Ashton as Programme Officers for the Examination, to manage the administration of the examination on behalf of the appointed Inspector and act as the liaison between the Inspector and the Council.

The Programme Officers' contact details are:

Kerry Trueman and Sue Ashton
Programme Officer Solutions Ltd
32 Devonshire Place
CH43 1TU 
Tel: 07582310364
Email: programme.officer@southkesteven.gov.uk

Local Plan Timetable

Previous Steps

Commencement of document preparation

June 2014

Consultation on the scope of the Plan - Issues & options; Sites & Settlements; and Draft Local Plan (Regulation 18)

January 2015-August 2017

Consultation on the pre-submission Local Plan (Regulation 19)

June - July 2018

Submission to Secretary of State (Regulation 22)

15 January 2019

Next Steps

Examination Hearing Sessions (Regulation 24)

8th May 2019 - 31st May 2019 

Inspector's Report (Regulation 25)

2019 (no fixed date)

Adoption (Regulation 26)

2019 (no fixed date)