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Section 2

Colchester Borough Local Plan 2017-2033 Section 2 formally adopted 

Colchester Borough Council, by decision at the meeting of Full Council on Monday 4 July 2022, has formally adopted the Colchester Borough Local Plan 2017-2033, Section 2. 

We are currently working on an interactive policy mapping tool linking the policies to the map designations which will be available in due course.  

The Local Plan sets out a vision, strategy, objectives and policies for planning and delivery across the Borough. It is in 2 Sections (contained in separate documents) with Section 1 providing a shared strategic policy context and addressing cross boundary matters for North Essex together with Braintree and Tendring Councils. This was Adopted by Colchester Borough Council on 2 February 2021.

View The Section 1 Local Plan 

The second part of the Plan comprising The Colchester Local Plan Section 2  provides the policy framework, site allocations and development management policies for the Borough up to 2033. 

Find out more information about the Section 2 examination. 

The Plan and relevant supporting documents will also be available from 15 July 2022 at Colchester Town Hall, High Street, Colchester, CO1 1PJ, during normal opening hours. 

Page last reviewed: 12 July 2022


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