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Affordable Housing SPD and Self and Custom Build and Specialist Housing SPD

Colchester Council's Affordable Housing and Self & Custom Build and Specialist Housing Supplementary Planning Documents

IN THIS ARTICLE

  • About the Supplementary Planning Documents
  • View the full consultation documents
  • When is the consultation period?
  • How to make a representation and where to send it

Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs) cannot set out new policy, but instead expand upon how Local Plan policies should be applied. In this case, the Affordable Housing SPD and Self and Custom Build and Specialist Housing SPD provide detail on Local Plan policies concerning requirements for these specific types of housing.

The Affordable Housing SPD and Self and Custom Build and Specialist Housing SPD provides the context of when and how these specific housing types can be delivered across the Borough. This is intended to ensure that, in line with national and local policy, these specific types of housing are secured through the planning application process in order to meet the needs of the local community.

The SPD Consultation Drafts can be viewed via the below link:

Affordable Housing SPD Consultation Draft

Self and Custom Build and Specialist Housing SPD Consultation Draft

To view the SEA/HRA Screening Report please click the below link:

Affordable Housing SEA/HRA Screening Report

Self and Custom Build and Specialist Housing SPD SEA/HRA Screening Report

Consultation of the Affordable Housing SPD and Self and Custom Build and Specialist Housing SPD commenced on 24 January 2020 for 6 weeks. All comments must be received by 5pm on 9 March 2020.

Comments can be made by sending a completed response form with your comments to:

Planning.policy@colchester.gov.uk

Download an email/printable form using the link below

Download response form

Alternatively, send your response via post to:

Colchester Borough Council
Planning Policy Team
Rowan House
33 Sheppen Road
Colchester
CO3 3WG

If you have any queries about the consultation, please contact the Planning Policy Team via  planning.policy@colchester.gov.uk or by phoning 01206 282473 or 01206 282541

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