Sevenoaks District Draft Local Plan Consultation July 2018

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Seal Parish Council (Tim Marti… 06 Sep 2018

Draft Local Plan July 2018 Health and Wellbeing, Air Quality and Climate Change Flood Risk and Sustainable Drainage Policy 18 - Health and Wellbeing, Air Quality, Climate Change and Flooding

  • Comment ID: DLPP917
  • Status: Accepted
  • Response Type: Observations
8 - Health and Wellbeing, Air Quality and Climate Change Policy 18 - Health and Wellbeing, Air Quality, Climate Change and Flooding The Policy requires a Health Impact Assessment for new development of all housing over 10 units, and non-residential developments which contain education, health, community or leisure facilities. This is an excessive requirement and such assessments should be necessary only for land uses that are clearly potentially harmful and large developments. The policy iden
Seal Parish Council (Tim Marti… 06 Sep 2018

Draft Local Plan July 2018 Providing for Housing Choices Housing in Rural Areas Policy 10 - Housing in rural areas

  • Comment ID: DLPP910
  • Status: Accepted
  • Response Type: Observations
Amended Policy 10 - Housing in rural areas Policy 10 policy deals with 'rural exception sites' and says '… on rare occasions proposals may include an element of market housing ...' This is too restrictive to facilitate the provision of additional affordable housing to meet local needs, and should be amended as follows: "However, proposals may justify an element of market housing to facilitate delivery." Policy 10 also requires that if an element of cross-subsidy is required, the market housin
Seal Parish Council (Tim Marti… 06 Sep 2018

Draft Local Plan July 2018 Leisure and Open Space Open Space, Sport and Leisure Policy 19 - Open Space, Sport and Leisure

  • Comment ID: DLPP918
  • Status: Accepted
  • Response Type: Observations
9 - Leisure and Open Space Policy 19 - Open Space Sport and Leisure The Council is lead partner in the 'Sevenoaks Commons Project' which will provide improved access to a unique series of habitats and heritage assets which are linked by public rights of way. The 3rd paragraph of the second section of Policy 19 should be amplified as follows: "Proposals to improve the quality of and/or access to the District's open spaces, the Public Right of Way (PROW) network and cycling routes will be supp
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