Local Plan Part 1: Joint Core Strategy Adopted 2013
Following consideration by the South Downs National Park Authority and Winchester City Council both planning authorities adopted the Winchester District Local Plan Part 1 – Joint Core Strategy Development Plan Document on 19 and 20 March 2013 respectively.
The adopted Local Plan Part 1 covers the administrative area of Winchester District including the area of the South Downs National Park Authority that lies within the District.
The development plan for the Winchester District now consists of the policies in Local Plan Part 1- Joint Core Strategy, plus the saved policies in the Local Plan 2006. (see Saved Policies)
The Local Plan Part 1 can be viewed at the bottom of this page, split into several separate documents. For ease of reference the table below sets out the titles of each chapter.
Please refer to the Adopted Policy Maps page to view the current maps and Policies Map Key
|Chapter 1||Introduction and Background|
|Chapter 2||Profile of Winchester District|
|Chapter 3||Development Strategy|
|Chapter 4||Spatial Strategy - Winchester Town|
|Chapter 5||Spatial Strategy – South Hampshire Urban Areas|
|Chapter 6||Spatial Strategy – Market Towns and Rural Area|
|Chapter 7||Core Polices – Active Communities|
|Chapter 8||Core Policies – Prosperous Economy|
|Chapter 9||High Quality Environment|
|Chapter 10||Infrastructure Implementation and Monitoring|
|Appendix A||Saved Policies|
|Appendix C||Evidence Base|
|Appendix D||Monitoring Framework|
|Appendix E||Infrastructure Delivery Summary|
|Appendix F||Housing Trajectory|
The legal challenge to the adoption of the Winchester District Local Plan Part 1 - Joint Core Strategy received on 30 April 2013 was heard in the High Court on the 11 & 12 Feb 2014.
The Court has now given Judgement on the challenge which can be viewed or downloaded below.