Lewes District Local Plan

Core Strategy: Local Plan Part 1
Lewes District Council adopted the Core Strategy on 11 May 2016.
Core Strategy Examination
This page contains details on the Examination in Public of the Core Strategy
Core Strategy Examination Proposal Maps
This page contains the Proposal Maps that have been submitted as part of the Core Strategy Examination.
Earlier Core Strategy Work
This page displays early work carried out as part of the production of the Core Strategy.
Lewes District Local Plan 2003
The 'saved' policies of the Lewes District Local Plan (2003) remain part of the adopted development plan for the district, except where they have been replaced by the policies of the Core Strategy.
Saved Policies
We explain why did the Council need to ask the Secretary of State to 'save' the Policies of the Lewes District Local Plan.
Community Infrastructure Levy
The Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) is a tariff based approach to funding infrastructure. It can be used to help pay for a wide range of infrastructure that will be required to support new development.
CIL Examination
This page provides information about the Examination in Public of the Community Infrastructure Levy
CIL Spending
Information for infrastructure providers, towns and parishes of the bidding process, for applying for CIL funds
Local Plan Part 2: Site Allocations and Development Management Policies DPD
Local Plan Part 2 will allocate sites for specific land uses, such as housing, employment and recreation, and set out detailed development management policies.
Self-Build and Custom Housebuilding Register
Self-Build and Custom Housebuilding Register
Local Development Scheme
The Local Development Scheme (LDS) is a document that sets out the programme for the preparation of planning policy documents.
Strategic Flood Risk Assessment
Faber Maunsell (now known as Aecom) was commissioned to produce the Strategic Flood Risk Assessment (SFRA) for the district.
Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment
The Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment (SHELAA) is being undertaken to help inform forthcoming planning policy work on housing and economic land availability.
Employment Land Review
The Employment Land Review (ELR) is a technical evidence document which focuses on employment space needs within the District.
Renewable Energy and Low Carbon Development Study
A development study assessing the local potential for renewable or low carbon energy generation in the District
Statement of Community Involvement
This sets out how, and when, we will undertake consultation in relation to the Local Development Framework process and in determining significant planning applications.
Sustainability Appraisal
Legislation requires us to carry out Sustainability Appraisals to inform policy making and monitor planning so that we can achieve more sustainable development.
Background Reports
Background reports to form part of the evidence base
Authority Monitoring Report
This Authority Monitoring Report provides a monitoring snapshot.
Neighbourhood Planning
This page provides information to those who are contemplating preparing a Neighbourhood Plan.
Newick Neighbourhood Plan
This page provides information about the Newick Neighbourhood Plan.
Ringmer Neighbourhood Plan
This page provides information about the Ringmer Neighbourhood Plan.
Hamsey Neighbourhood Plan
This page provides information about the Hamsey Neighbourhood Plan Examination
Wivelsfield Neighbourhood Plan
This page provides information about the Wivelsfield Neighbourhood Plan
Ditchling, Streat and Westmeston Neighbourhood Plan
This page provides information about the Ditchling, Streat and Westmeston Neighbourhood Plan.
Habitat Regulations
This page shows how we adhere to the Habitat Regulations
Historic Reports and Documents
This page contains reports associated with the Core Strategy Preferred Options document from 2006, as well as historic evidence base documents
Supplementary Planning Documents
We currently have a Supplementary Planning Document on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency