Emerging development plans

This includes details of emerging or future plans and any consultations. 

Hart District Local Plan Strategy and Sites

The Hart Local Plan Strategy and Sites 2016-2032 Proposed Submission Version was submitted for examination on Monday 18 June 2018.  The Inspector's report has now been received. For further information go to the Local Plan Examination webpage.

The Local Plan will go to Cabinet on 5th March 2020 and to Council on 26th March 2020 for adoption. Once adopted it will form part of the development plan for Hart. In the meantime the Plan, as recommended to be modified by the Planning Inspector, is a material consideration in the determination of planning applications, to be afforded significant weight.​​​​​​​   

Local Development Scheme

This is the timetable for preparing the documents that will comprise the new local plan.

Traveller DPD

Work has commenced on a Traveller Development Plan Document which will address the accommodation needs of Gypsies, Travellers and Travelling Showpeople. For further information including details of a ‘call for sites’ please visit the Traveller DPD webpage.

Neighbourhood Plans

A number of Neighbourhood Plans are being prepared across the district. Further information can be found on our Neighbourhood Plans page.

Statement of Community Involvement

The SCI sets out Council policy for consultation on the Local Plan, Supplementary Planning Documents and planning applications.

Statement of Community Involvement

Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)

The Council has not yet introduced a CIL. Further details will be set out on the website in due course. 

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