Suffolk Coastal Local Plan - Final Draft

Document Section Final Draft Local Plan 7 Transport Parking Proposals and Standards Policy SCLP7.2: Parking Proposals and Standards [View all comments on this section]
Comment ID 693
Respondent Martlesham Parish Council (Rob… [View all comments by this respondent]
Response Date 25 Feb 2019
Do you consider this part of the Plan has met the tests of soundness? No
Do you consider this part of the Plan to be unsound because it's not:
  • Positively prepared
  • Effective
Details of Representation

This policy doesn’t make it clear whether this applies to all parking or only residential. It should explicitly refer to parking in residential, business and retail areas.  Parking is a major problem in Martlesham’s retail and business areas, and no doubt elsewhere.  Commercial developers and/or their occupants should be required to provide suitable parking.

Please set out what change(s) you consider necessary to make the Local Plan legally compliant or sound

See representation above.

If your representation is seeking a change, do you consider it necessary to participate in the public examination?
  • Yes, I wish to participate at the oral examination
Being kept informed
  • Yes, I would like to be kept informed