Background for the Local Plan

The Local Plan will guide growth and development in East Lindsey up to 2031.

EAST LINDSEY DISTRICT COUNCIL LOCAL PLAN SUBMISSIONS MODIFICATIONS DRAFT

East Lindsey District Council produced the Submissions Modifications Draft Version of its Local Plan.

The Local Plan is made up of two main documents:

The Core Strategy which sets out the vision for the District along with the strategy for growth and key strategic priorities.

Icon for pdf CD107 East Lindsey Core Strategy Submissions Modifications Draft [7.82MB]

Icon for pdf CD108 Schedule of Proposed Modifications - Core Strategy March 2017 [153.72KB]

and, the Settlement Proposals document which designates sites for different forms of development including residential and employment.

Icon for pdf CD109 East Lindsey Settlement Proposals Submission Modifications Draft - Part One Alford to Legbourne [16.75MB]

Icon for pdf CD109 East Lindsey Settlement Proposals Submission Modifications Draft - Part Two Louth to Wragby [27.99MB]

Icon for pdf CD110 Schedule of Proposed Minor Modifications - Settlement Proposals March 2017 [159.54KB]

Alongside the two main documents the Local Plan has been subject to a Sustainability Appraisal and also a Habitat Regulations Assessment.

Icon for pdf CD102 East Lindsey Core Strategy Sustainability Appraisal November 2016 with Non Technical Summary [6.57MB]

Icon for pdf CD102 Appendix 1 - Vision and Strategic Actions Appraisal [255.95KB]

Icon for pdf CD102 Appendix 2 - Cumulative, Synergistic and Indirect Effects Table [559.64KB]

Icon for pdf CD102 Addendum to the Sustainability Appraisal of the East Lindsey Core Strategy [63.42KB]

Icon for pdf CD102 East Lindsey Settlement Proposals Sustainability Appraisal November 2016 with Non Technical Summary [6.96MB]

Icon for pdf CD102 Appendix 1 - Settlement Proposals Site Assessment Forms [4.99MB]

Icon for pdf CD102 Appendix 2 - Cumulative, Synergistic and Indirect Effects Table [60.92KB]

Icon for pdf CD96 Habitat Regulations Assessment [12.39MB]

Below are the representations received as part of the Publication Consultation on the Local Plan and the Councils responses to these - they have been submitted to the Planning Inspectorate.

Icon for pdf CD111 Table of Representations and Council Responses [5.49MB]

The Local Plan has been written using a variety of evidence based documents which can be accessed using the link at the bottom of the page.

Below you will find the Authority Monitoring Report.
Consultation on the draft Landscape Character Assessment in early 2009.
We have undertaken a number of retail studies in the district. These assess things such as shopping trends and future shopping needs.
National Planning Policy can be found in the National Planning Policy Framework published by the Government in March 2012.
The Local Plan (LP) is the national system for spatial planning in England. It was previously called the Local Development Framework (LDF) but the name has now reverted back to Local Plan.
Shoreline Management Plans (SMP) are prepared by a number of organisations, including the Environment Agency and us.
The information below represents the key evidence base which supports the Local Plan. Additional Supporting documents are listed within the Local Plan under the Evidence section of each chapter and these can be supplied upon request.
The East Lindsey Local Plan was submitted to the Secretary of State on 18th April 2017 for examination.