Breckland Local Plan Full Update – Issues and Options Consultation

Breckland Council has published their Local Plan Issues and Options document for public consultation. This is a key part of the update of the Local Plan and is the first of several rounds of public consultation in the plan preparation process.   This consultation provides the opportunity for landowners and developers to submit sites for […]


Government Launches Planning Reform Consultations

The Government has begun the consultation process for changes to key elements of the planning system in the form of The Levelling-up and Regeneration Bill: Reforms to National Planning Policy.  Alongside this, the Government has also published its long-awaited prospectus for revising the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) for consultation.   Victoria Hills, Chief Executive […]


Babergh Mid Suffolk Joint Local Plan Update

Babergh and Mid Suffolk Councils recently voted to approve an updated Joint Local Development Scheme 2022-2025 which will be brought into effect from 31st October 2022.   The Local Development Scheme sets out the Councils timetable for adopting new planning documents which will help guide development in the areas of Babergh District Council and Mid […]