Local Plan: employment and industry review
Employment and Industry Local Plan (EILP) Review
The council is reviewing the policies in the Local Plan (adopted March 2016) that relate to employment land. Employment land includes areas, sites and buildings that are used as offices, factories, warehouses and workshops, as well as related activities like waste management.
The council has published the proposed submission version of the Local Plan Employment and Industry Document. This is the version that the council intend to submit to the Secretary of State for public examination in due course. A consultation is being carried out between 10 March and 28 April 2017.
- Local Plan Employment and Industry Document – proposed submission version
- Policies Map changes document
- Integrated Impact Assessment
- Consultation Report (preparation stage)
Supporting and background documents
- Employment Land and Premises Study (July 2016)
- Scoping Report (for Integrated Impact Assessment)
- Scoping Report consultation responses
- Flood Risk Sequential Test Report
New versions of the adopted Local Plan documents have been produced, showing the policies, text and site allocations that the Employment and Industry Document will supersede as tracked changes:
How to respond to the consultation
We encourage you to respond online as this greatly assists us in collating, analysing and considering the response.
If you are not able to respond online, please complete the form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org or send written responses to the address below.Policy and Design Team
Planning and Transport Division
Environment and Community Services
Wandsworth High Street
The review will be carried out over the following timetable:
|Stage 1: Preparation||Regulation 18 preparation stage consultation||December 2015 to January 2016|
|Employment Land and Premises Study||April to July 2016|
|Call for sites||June to September 2016|
|Policy Options consultation||October 2016|
|Stage 2: Publication||Publish submission version||March 2017|
|Regulation 19 submission version consultation||March to April 2017|
|Stage 3: Examination||Submission to Secretary of State||October 2017|
|Examination||December 2017 to April 2018|
|Stage 4: Adoption||Adoption||July 2018/December 2018*|
*Adoption may be delayed to December 2018 if there is a need to carry out a consultation on additional modifications following the examination hearings.
The council carried out two previous public consultations to inform the Employment and Industry Document. A preparation stage (regulation 18) consultation was carried out between 11 December 2015 and 29 January 2016, and a policy options consultation, carried out between 7 October and 4 November 2016: