North Dorset Local Plan Part 1 - Main Modifications Consultation and Responses
North Dorset District Council recommended a number of Main Modifications to the Local Plan Part 1
Main Modifications Consultation - took place from 24 July to 18 September 2015.
What are Main Modifications?
The Local Plan was submitted for examination to the Secretary of State in December 2014 and the Planning Inspector, Mr David Hogger, was appointed to carry out the examination. Following examination hearing sessions which took place in March 2015.
The Inspector has identified some key areas in his Preliminary Findings (MHD049), where he considers modifications need to be made to help make the plan sound. We consulted on these Main Modifications from 24 July to 18 September 2015.
A summary of all of the responses received to the Main Modifications Consultation, as well as the Council's response, can be viewed in the Main Modifications Consultation Summary Document.
Documents included in consultation
The schedule below lists all of the proposed Main Modifications to the Local Plan which were part of the consultation. Also available are updated versions of the Sustainability Appraisal and Habitat Regulations Assessment, which take into account all of the Main Modifications which were proposed.
As well as the Main Modifications there were additionally some minor consequential changes, editorial matters etc. which the Planning Inspector expected the Council to follow through to improve the clarity, readability etc. of the Local Plan. A copy of the schedule of additional changes is available to view below. Also available to look at is a track changes version of the Local Plan. This is the up to date but unofficial working draft version of the Local Plan, taking into account the, pre submission consultation changes, the focused changes consultation, other changes as a result of the examination process and the proposed Main Modifications.
A copy of the responses received to the Main Modifications consultation are available in the table below, sorted in representor ID number order.