Leeds Site Allocations Plan Examination

Project Description

Further information on the Leeds Site Allocation Plan is available on the Council’s website at http://www.leeds.gov.uk/council/Pages/Site-Allocations-Plan-Submission-Draft.aspx

Claire Sherratt DIP URP MRTPI has been appointed as the Inspector to conduct the Examination. Inspector Louise Gibbons BA Hons MRTPI has been appointed to assist.
Helen Wilson is the Programme Officer. Helen is impartial and will work under the direction of the Inspector, she can be contacted at progofficer@aol.com  or on 0151 352 3863 or 07879 443035.
18 October 2017

The Stage 1 Programme has been updated (changes to participants only) Stage 1 PROGRAMME 18 10 2017 

17 October 2017

CD1-38a has been added to the Core Documents list as a correction to add proforma missing from CD1-38 relating to EG2-19 CD1/38a

A Statement of Common Ground between Leeds City Council and Spawforths on behalf of Capitol Park J28 M62 Ltd has been issued Signed SoCG

The agenda for Friday 27 October is now available Agenda 27 October

The Examination Documents List has been updated, the new documents are highlighted on  Examination Documents List 17 10 2017  

11 October 2017

The programme for Stage 1, which will commence on 24 October is now available Stage 1 Programme

The agendas for Tuesday 24 October – Thursday 26 October are now available

Agenda 24 October 

Agenda 25 October 

Agenda 26 October

The agenda for Friday 27 October will be available shortly.

5 October 2017

The Inspectors have issued Supplementary Guidance Notes Supplementary Guidance Note (Stage 1)

3 October 2017

For the avoidance of doubt there will be no hearing sessions in the weeks of 9 and 16 October.

The Examination Documents List has been updated and the new documents are highlighted on Examination Documents List 3 10 2017

5 October 2017

The Inspectors have issued supplementary Guidance Notes Supplementary Guidance Note (Stage 1)

2 October 2017

The Council have submitted the following documents to the Inspectors

Letter to Inspectors 29th September

Formal Note for the Inspectors 29th September

The Inspectors have issued the following in response

Inspector’s response to Leeds

26 September 2017

The Examination Documents List has been updated, the new documents are highlighted Examination Documents List 26 9 2107

18 September 2017

The Examination Documents List has been updated, the new documents are highlighted Examination Documents List 18 9 2107

15 September 2017

The Examination Programme has been updated, the main changes are highlighted on Leeds SAP – Programme Draft 15 9 17

14 September 2017

The Examination Documents List has been updated as follows

M6/53 – correct statement uploaded (previously statement for M5)
M2/83 and M7/143 added as not included in previous version

Examination Documents List 14 9 2107

13 September 2017

The Council have submitted an update to sites with planning permission as at 1 April 2017 Update of Planning Permission at 1st April 2017

The Council have produced a schedule of proposed further modifications to the Plan Proposed Further Modifications 12th Sept 2017

8 September 2017

The Council have today submitted their response to the Inspectors’ further questions regarding the selective review of the Core Strategy Response  8th September

6 September 2017

The Council have produced a note on HS2 and the potential effect on sites Note on HS2 and potential effect on sites

The Council have updated the Evidence Base List Evidence Base List 05.9.17 

5 September 2017

The Examination Hearings Programme has been updated.  Please note that due to the high number of participants, it has been necessary to change the dates of some sessions to fit with availability of the larger venue. It may still be necessary to split some sessions to facilitate a manageable ‘round table’ discussion.  One seat per representor / group / company will be allocated around the discussion table. Leeds SAP – Programme 04 9

The Examination Documents List has been updated to include all the submissions for the hearing sessions Examination Documents List 4 9 2107

31 August 2017

The Inspectors have Published an updated Programme that includes a list of those that have indicated to the Programme Officer that they wish to participate in the hearing sessions.  It remains a Working Draft document at this stage.  The Inspector’s Guidance Note  http://www.hwa.uk.com/site/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/LEEDS-Guidance-Note-Final-REV2-14.8.17.pdf  confirms that normally, only those who have previously made representations that seek a change to the plan are entitled to participate in the hearing sessions.  Your participation should therefore be in relation to the change you have requested only.

Please check that you appear on the list of participants under the Matter(s) you consider to be relevant to your representation seeking a change to the p

Should there be any doubt about your entitlement to participate in any particular session then you will be contacted prior to the commencement of the Hearings.

Please note that it may be necessary to hold more than one session on some Matters to enable a round-table discussion.  The Programme will be updated as necessary. Leeds SAP – Programme Draft 30 8

 28 August 2017

The Inspectors have raised further questions with the Council regarding the selective review of the Core Strategy Further Questions to the Council

The Council have updated the Evidence Base List  Evidence Base List 24.8.17

23 August 2017

The Core Documents List has been updated Core Document List 08 17

13 August 2017

Please note: The Inspectors have amended paragraph 3.8 of the Guidance Notes, the addition is highlighted on LEEDS Guidance Note Final REV2 14.8.17

Please note: In the Matters and Issues the Inspector refers to the Leeds SHLAA (CD7) in Matter 2 – Q3. This was an error and it should read Evidence Base Document EB8/4 (Appendix 1). The amended version of the Matters and Issues are available Here

9 August 2017 

On 7 August the Council submitted their response to the Inspectors’ further questions Response to the Inspectors’ Further Questions 

The Examination documents list has been updated Examination Docs List 9 8 17

8 August 2017

The Inspectors have issued the initial draft of the hearings programme Draft Programme

3 August 2017

The current Examination Documents List is available Examination Documents List 3 8 17 

31 July 2017

The Inspector have published their Matters and Issues

The Inspectors have issued more questions to the Council Further Questions to the Council – sites 

21 July 2017

For clarity paragraph 3.2 of the Inspectors’ Guidance Note has been amended. The revised version of the Note is now available LEEDS Guidance Note Final REV 21.7.17

18 July 2017

The Inspectors have issued a Guidance Note, which is available HERE

30 June 2017

The Council have provided the Inspectors with Supplementary Update on Housing Densities 

29 June 2017

The Council have responded to the Inspectors’  initial comments and questions

LCC response to Inspectors Initial Questions 26.06.17

Effects of air pollution 2016 research for Natural England

5 June 2017

The Inspectors have today issued their initial comments and questions to the Council Initial comments & questions to Council 5 6 2017

The Examination Documents List has been updated, the new documents are highlighted on  Examination Documents List 17 10 2017 
The current version of the Council’s Core Documents List is available Core Document List 18.10.17
The Council have updated the Evidence Base List Evidence Base List 27.9.17