Annual Position Statement

 

South Kesteven District Council are intending to submit an Annual Position Statement to the Planning Inspectorate by the deadline of 31 July 2020 in accordance with paragraph 74 of the National Planning Policy Framework; and the Housing Land Supply and Delivery Guidance.

The Annual Position Statement will set out the 5 year housing land position statement as at 1 April 2020, and will be prepared in consultation with developers, landowners and key stakeholders.

 

Draft Annual Position Statement & Statement of Engagement - May/June 2020

The Council is seeking views on the draft Annual Position Statement from developers, and any others who have an impact on delivery.  The consultation commences on Wednesday 27th May,closing at 23:59 on Wednesday 24th June.  All consultees have been contacted but the consultation is open to all.

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, we are encouraging return of the response form via email. 

The consultation documents and response form are included below;

Draft Annual Position Statement

 

pdf icon APS Engagement Statement - Consultation [569kb]

pdf icon Appendix 1 - Site Deliverability Information [43Mb]

docx icon Draft Annual Position Statement & Statement of Engagement Response Form [167kb]

 

Developer Engagement Consultation - April 2020

On 15th April 2020, The Council distributed 'Housing Deliverability Request for Information' forms to landowners/developers/agents of sites within our housing land supply with capacity for 10+ dwellings, including:

  • Sites with extant (valid) Planning Permission (including sites under construction or yet to start);
  • Allocated sites within the adopted Local Plan; and
  • Sites within the Council's Capital Programme.

 

The deadline given to those contacted is 29th April 2020.  A template of the distributed form can be found below:

pdf icon Annual Position Statement - Housing Deliverability Request for Information [279kb]

 

Next Steps

The Annual Position Statement Indicative Timetable is set out below.  Consultation on the draft Annual Position Statement is intended to take place with developers, and any others who have an impact on delivery, in May/June 2020.  The Council then intends to submit the Annual Position Statement by 31st July 2020.

Annual Position Statement Production Indicative Timetable;

Task

Indicative Timeframe

Deliverability Form Consultation with Landowners/Developers/Agents

15th April 2020 - 29th April 2020

Preparation of Draft Annual Position Statement

April/May 2020

Consultation with Landowners/Developers/Agents and Stakeholders on Draft Annual Position Statement

May/June 2020

Submission of Annual Position Statement to the Planning Inspectorate

July 31st 2020