The Core Strategy Partial Review (CSPR) is a partial revision of the adopted Core Strategy. The Review is being prepared in parallel with the City Centre Action Plan.
Following a realistic assessment of which developments are likely to be completed by 2026, a Partial Review was proposed to reduce the target for new office floorspace across the city to 110,000 sq m. Further amendments were made to reduce the target for new retail floorspace to 100,000 sq m. The CSPR also includes a Presumption in favour of Sustainable Development.
PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON CORE STRATEGY PARTIAL REVIEW PROPOSED SUBMISSION (JOINT CONSULTATION WITH CITY CENTRE ACTION PLAN PROPOSED SUBMISSION).The Partial Review Proposed Submission version is out for consultation from Friday 6th September 2013 to Monday 21st October 2013.
The consultation documents are now available in the downloadable documents below. Background Evidence documents are available on the CCAP webpages.
Table showing the indicative timescales for the Core Strategy Partial Review -
|Preferred approach consultation - consider all comments and revise document as necessary ||Jan - March 2012|
|Formal consultation on the Submission version of the Plan||6 Sept - 21 Oct 2013
|Public Examination by an independent Planning Inspector ||March 2014 (anticipated)
|Publish the Planning Inspector’s report||May / June 2014
|The City Council adopts the revised Plan ||Summer 2014