Decision details

Peterborough Local Plan - Issues and Options Consultation Document* - JUL23/CAB/19

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Cabinet to approve Issues and Options document for public consultation


Cabinet considered the report and RESOLVED to:


1.     Approve the draft Issues and Option version of the Local Plan for public consultation in July, August and September 2023 included at Appendix 1. 


2.     Delegate authority to theExecutive Director for Place and Economy to make minor, inconsequential amendments to the draft Issues and Option Version of the Local Plan. 


Reasons for the decision:

Cabinet is asked to approve the draft Issues and Options Consultationdocument so that public consultation can be carried out on this document. 

Alternative options considered:

The alternative option of not preparing a new Local Plan was rejected by Full Council in January 2023 as part of the approval of LDS. 


The Issues and Options consultation document sets out the various option considered for each policy/topic.?? 


The alternative options for each policy will be assessed as part of the Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal Report process and will be published alongside the Draft Local Plan for public consultation in summer 2024. Consultation will also help inform the council of options which can be considered as the plan progresses. 



Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Background Documents:

·        Peterborough Local Plan (July 2019)? 

·        Local Development Scheme (January 2023) 


Publication date: 10/07/2023

Date of decision: 10/07/2023

Decided at meeting: 10/07/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 14/07/2023

Accompanying Documents: