Site Allocations Plan

Evidence Base

The District Council has commissioned a range of additional reports from specialist consultants that will be used to inform the preparation of the next version of the Site Allocations Plan:

Level 2 Strategic Flood Risk Assessment

Heritage Impact Assessments

Highway Capacity Assessments

Progress Update

We are currently analysing the feedback to the Preferred Options consultation and undertaking further technical work. A revised Local Development Scheme will set out the timescales and purpose of the next version of the Site Allocations Plan. The publication of the new Local Development Scheme, previously expected in December, has been delayed. A revised date for publication has yet to be confirmed.

Site Allocations Plan Preferred Options Consultation

The consultation on the Preferred Options version of the Site Allocations Plan consultation has now closed. Click here to view the consultation page.

What is the Site Allocations Plan?

The Site Allocations Plan is a Local Plan document that will sit alongside the existing Core Strategy to guide where and how potential development proposals will be built.

The Site Allocations Plan includes proposals for:

  • Reserve housing sites that will only come forward if needed
  • Self-build and custom build housing sites Built-up area boundaries for settlements
  • Safeguarding land for A46 junction improvements
  • Specific site proposals in Stratford-upon-Avon, Studley and across the rural area

You can view a summary document or view the actual proposals by following the links below.

Proposed Submission 2019

In autumn 2019 the Council consulted on a Proposed Submission version of the Site Allocations Plan. This version of the plan is not being proceeded with.

Previous Stages of the Site Allocations Plan

Get Involved

Register on our consultation database to ensure you can have your say on the preparation of the Local Plan.

Find out more

For further information please contact the Planning Policy team on 01789 260314 or email

This page can be accessed quickly using the short link

Contact: the Planning Policy team

Last updated on 07/01/2022