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Authority Monitoring Report 2017/18

Meeting: 04/12/2018 - Strategic Planning, Sustainability and Transportation Committee (Item 132)

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Mr Watson addressed the Committee, stating that the Council must publish information at least annually to demonstrate progress with Local Plan preparation, report any activity relating to the duty to cooperate and show the how the implementation of policies within the Local Plan had progressed.  The report demonstrated that the Council had continued to make good progress.


Mr Watson stated that there were two minor amendments to the report. 


Paragraph 1.18 was amended to:


The five-year housing supply at 1 April 2018 demonstrates a surplus of 1,557 dwellings which represents 6.5 years' worth of housing land supply.


Paragraph 1.23 was amended to:


Between 1 April 2017 and 31 March 2018 there has been an increase of 2,142sqm in net sales area of comparison and convenience retail floorspace from completed permissions. However, consented permissions result in a loss of 6,878sqm net sales.


RESOLVED: That the Authority Monitoring Report 2017/18 be approved for publication on the Council’s website.


Voting: Unanimous