Sutton 2031 Draft Local Plan Consultation

Closed 26 Feb 2017

Opened 9 Jan 2017


The Local Plan is a key planning document that sets out the spatial vision for the development of the borough up to 2031.

It focuses on the key issues facing Sutton, identifies development needs and the strategy and opportunities for addressing them. It provides detailed policies against which the council will determine planning applications for development proposals. It also includes allocated sites.

Between 9th January 2017 and 24th February 2017 the council is consulting on this Draft Local Plan. In addition the council is also consulting on the Changes to the Policies Map, the Draft Local Plan Appendix and the Draft Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal.

The documents under consultation can be accessed through the links below:

Draft Local Plan

Draft Local Plan Appendix

Changes to the Policies Map

Draft Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal

During this consultation, the representations must be made against the following criteria:

  • Legal Compliance
  • Soundness

          i) Positively Prepared

         ii) Justified

        iii) Effective

        iv) Consistent with National Policy

  • Compliance with the Duty to Cooperate





  • All Areas


  • All residents


  • Environment
  • Planning
  • Regeneration