As a local planning authority, the council is required to publish a Statement of Community Involvement (SCI) explaining how we will involve the community in the planning process.
It sets out the principles for consultation on planning policy documents and for development.
Statement of Community Involvement in Planning (adopted on 12 June 2014)
The council will need to comply with this SCI when it consults on preparation and revision of planning policy documents and for development management consultation.
This document was adopted following public consultation. Read the consultation responses.