Evidence base

The council needs to prepare and maintain an up to date information base on key aspects of the social, economic and environmental characteristics of the borough. The Local Plan evidence base helps in the preparation of sound and robust plans and shows how the council has developed strategies and policies in emerging Local Plan documents. 

Authorities and Annual Monitoring Reports (2004-2019)

Design guides and tall building guide 


Healthy lives

Climate change and monitoring

Employment and economy


Spatial strategies

Site allocations evidence

Integrated Impact Assessment (IIA)

Natural environment