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Stratford-on-Avon District Council
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Parking System Maintenance

Our parking system is currently undergoing essential maintenance to improve the service we provide. As a result, the following services are currently unavailable via that system:

  • Payments
  • Appeals

We are working to ensure full availability is restored as soon as possible. We appreciate your patience in this matter and apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

For urgent enquiries, please call our office on 01789 267575.

Core Strategy Evidence Base

Development Plan Documents must be based upon a robust and credible evidence base. Stratford-on-Avon Council has undertaken and commissioned a number of studies to inform the preparation of the Core Strategy and associated documents:

2016/2017 Evidence Base studies:

2014 Evidence Base studies including updates to Strategic Transport Assessments (STA), Retail Studies, and the Water Cycle Study. Also Viability and Deliverability studies of strategic sites. Informing the preparation of Focussed Consultations on strategic sites and the 2014 Proposed Submission Core Strategy. SHMA addendum.

2013 Evidence Base studies and briefing documents. Including updates to the Strategic Housing Market Assessment (SHMA) and Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment (SHLAA).

2012 Evidence Base studies and briefing documents. Mainly covering the Local Service Villages (LSVs) identified in the 2012 draft Core Strategy.

2011 Evidence Base studies and briefing documents to support the the third draft of the Core Strategy. Mainly covering Stratford-upon-Avon and Main Rural Centres (MRCs) - the larger towns and villages in the district.

Earlier Evidence Studies supporting the Core Strategy

Ecological and Geological Assessment of the fringe of the main settlements of the District - July 2010

Renewable and Low Carbon Energy Resource Assessment and Feasibility Study - April 2010

Habitats Regulations Assessment for Consultation Core Strategy - March 2010
Prepared by Levett-Therivel sustainability consultants.

Warwickshire sub-regional Water Cycle Study - Stratford-on-Avon District - March 2010

Development Viability Assessment Model - September 2009

Study into the Future Growth Implications of Redditch - January 2009.

Historic Environment Assessment of Proposed Strategic Sites - August 2008

Stratford-on-Avon District Convenience Goods Retail Study - June 2008

Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation Assessment - March 2008

(SHLAA) Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment - Review 2009

Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - January 2008

Coventry, Solihull & Warwickshire Sub-Region Employment Land Study - June 2007

Joint Housing Assessment for South Warwickshire - August 2006

Strategic Housing Market Assessment: Market Review - August 2009

For further information please contact the Planning Policy team on 01789 260314 or email planning.policy@stratford-dc.gov.uk.