Suffolk Coastal Local Plan Examination

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The Suffolk Coastal Local Plan was submitted to the Secretary of State for independent examination on 29 March 2019. 

For updates on the progress of the examination and any recent correspondence please see the Latest News


Planning Inspector

Philip Lewis BA (Hons) MA MRTPI has been appointed to conduct the examination to determine whether the Local Plan is sound.

Programme Officer

Annette Feeney has been appointed as the Programme Officer for the examination to deal with all procedural, administrative and programming matters. She is independent from the Council and reports directly to the Inspector. All correspondence or queries relating to the examination should be directed to the Programme Officer:

Tel: 07775 771026
Post: Annette Feeney, Suffolk Coastal Local Plan Programme Officer, Riverside, 4 Canning Road, Lowestoft, NR33 0EQ

Examination Document Library

The Examination Document Library includes all supporting evidence and documentation relating to the Local Plan.

Documents can be inspected at the Council’s Customer Service Centre, Woodbridge Library, New Street, Woodbridge, IP12 1DT, during opening hours - Monday to Wednesday: 8.45am to 5.00pm, Thursday: 9.30am to 5.00pm, Friday: 8.45am to 5.00pm. Paper copies of the following are available to view:

  • Suffolk Coastal Local Plan – Final Draft (January 2019)
  • Suffolk Coastal Local Plan Policies Map (March 2019)
  • Sustainability Appraisal Report – Final Draft Plan (December 2018) (main report)
  • Habitats Regulations Assessment of the Suffolk Coastal District Local Plan at Final Draft Plan stage (December 2018)
  • Consultation Statement for the Suffolk Coastal Local Plan – Regulation 22(c) Statement (March 2019)

These website pages will be updated throughout the examination with key information and dates. 

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