Issues and options

Options for the new Waveney Local Plan

April to June 2016

Between 22 April and 17 June 2016, we published the document ‘Help plan our future: Options for the new Waveney Local Plan’. This marked the first stage of consultation on the new Local Plan. We would like to thank everyone who provided their views at this stage. We have published all the responses received:

Call for sites

October 2015 to January 2016

Thank you to all those who submitted sites as part of our 'call for sites'. The sites submitted formed part of the consultation on options for the new Waveney Local Plan

Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment

October to November 2015

Between October and November 2015, the Council consulted on a methodology for assessing the amount of land available to accommodate development over the new Local Plan period. The Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment will assess the suitability, availability and achievability of all sites submitted through the call for sites exercise as well as other sites identified by the Council.

Housing Market Forum Event

10 November 2015

In order to promote early engagement in the process and obtain a comprehensive view of the issues affecting the housing market, developers, agents and others active in the housing market were invited to a Housing market Forum event.

Parish and Town Council Workshops

September 2015

In a series of Parish and Town Council workshops held in September 2015, Parish and Town Councils were asked about local issues and how their areas could look in 2036.