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Consultation: How to have your say
Regulation 18 Draft Local Plan: Preferred Options (2019-2038)
Draft Surrey Heath Local Plan Additional Site Allocations for Gypsy and Travellers and Travelling Showpeople (2019-2038) Regulation 18:
The Council is now consulting on additional site allocation options for Gypsy, Traveller and Travelling Showpeople accommodation. The consultation will run from Monday 8th August 12:00 noon to Monday 19th September 2022. You can find out more information about the consultation, and how to submit your comments to us, on our consultation portal.
Our planning team will be hosting a series of consultation activities during the consultation period to engage residents as widely as possible.
Overview of the Consultation and Proposed Site Allocations
A video presentation is available via the SHBC YouTube channel, where Planning Officers provide an overview of the additional Gypsy, Traveller and Travelling Showpeople site allocation options.
Drop-In Event: Lightwater
When: Tuesday 6th September, 14:00 – 19:00.
Where: Lightwater Leisure Centre, GU18 5RG.
Drop-In Event: Chobham
Where: Chobham Parish Pavilion, Chobham, GU24 8EQ.
Drop-In Event: Windlesham
When: Wednesday 14th September, 13:00 – 15:00.
Where: Windlesham Club and Theatre, GU20 6AA.
Virtual Meeting Slots
If you are unable to attend an event in person, you can book a 10-minute virtual meeting with our planning team to discuss any questions you may have on the consultation.
If you would like to book a virtual meeting, please email your question(s) to: email@example.com, and we will arrange a virtual meeting in one of our afternoon consultation timeslots.
Following the close of the consultation, we will analyse the comments that have been submitted. The comments will help to inform the preparation the next version of the plan for consultation, which will be the Regulation 19: Proposed Submission Local Plan.
Once we have reviewed the consultation responses, we will publish a Consultation Statement that provides a summary of the main issues that have been raised alongside our response to these.
For further detail regarding the next steps, please refer to the Local Development Scheme below.
Timetable for the Plan-Making Process
- View our current Local Development Plan
- View the Evidence Base that supports the Local Plan preparation
- View a summary of the previous Issues and Options consultation (2018) and our response to the comments made.