The table below outlines the key stages in preparing a Replacement Local Development Plan.

Plan StageTimescale
Delivery AgreementSecond Revision October 2020
Stage 1 Call for Candidate SitesConsultation ended: 19th November 2018
Issues, Vision and ObjectivesNon-Statutory consultation January 2019. Review has since been undertaken in light of Covid-19 in October 2020.
Growth and Spatial Options*Non-Statutory Consultation 4th January – 1st February 2021
Preferred Strategy*5th July – 31st August 2021
Stage 2 Call for Candidate Sites*5th July – 31st August 2021
Deposit Plan
Submission of RLDP to Welsh
Independent Examination
Inspector’s Report

*the Growth and Spatial Options stage was revisited due to the publication of updated key evidence, namely the Welsh Government 2018-based population and household projections. The Preferred Strategy and Stage 2 Call for Candidate Sites will also therefore be revisited.

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