Local Plan Review Examination

EXAMINATION UPDATE 13/01/23 - In response to the Inspector's Post Hearing Letter, the Central Lincolnshire Joint Strategic Planning Committee has prepared a schedule of Recommended Main Modifications to the Plan, which has now been published for consultation. The Consultation and further information about how to participate can be viewed here : https://central-lincs.inconsult.uk/CLLP.Main.Modifications/consultationHomeThe Consultation will run from Friday 13th January 2023 until Friday 24th February 2023. 
EXAMINATION UPDATE 03/10/22  - Notice has been given, in accordance with regulation 24 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012, of the arrangements for the independent examination of the Central Lincolnshire Local Plan. Regulation 24 Notice 


The review

On 8th July 2022 the Local Plan Review was submitted to the Planning Inspectorate, in order for it to commence its independent examination.  Regulation 22(3)Notice of submission.  

The submission documents include:

  • The pre-submission version of the local plan review that was consulted on between March and May 2022
  • Submission Policy Maps
  • The representations that were received during the consultation
  • Policy Evidence Reports specific to each individual policy in the Local Plan, which tell the story of how each policy has been prepared
  • A range of subject categories: Each containing technical evidence, research, studies and strategies which directly inform Local Plan policies within that subject area. 

You can view the Submission Documents on the planning policy library webpage.

A Procedure Guide for Local Plan Examinations has been prepared by the Planning Inspectorate, this guide is aimed at all those involved in the process and concerned with the procedural aspect of examining the Local Plan. If you do have any queries regarding the Examination Process please direct these to the Programme Officer by emailing  programme.officer@central-lincs.org.uk.

Examination documentation

To view Examination Documents during the independent examination, see the Local Plan Examination Document Library.