Decision details

Local Plan - Objective Assessment of Need and Final Site Selection (Forward Plan Reference FP982)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To decide changes to the plan and whether to submit any additional sites.


That Cabinet agreed the recommendations from the meeting of the Cabinet Planning and Parking Panel on 17 November 2020:-


(1)     That the new objective assessment housing need (OAN) is 690 per year equivalent to 13,800 over the plan period of 2016-2036 based on the ten year projection identified.






(2)   That a strategy is put forward for 13,277 dwellings plus allocation of site PB1 for safeguarding.

Report author: Colin Haigh

Publication date: 23/11/2020

Date of decision: 19/11/2020

Decided at meeting: 19/11/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 01/12/2020

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