The Winchester District Local Plan Part 1 – Joint Core Strategy prepared by Winchester City Council and the South Downs National Park Authority was submitted to the Secretary of State for Examination in June 2012. Nigel Payne BSc (Hons), Dip TP, MRTPI, MCMI was appointed as the independent Inspector and conducted the Examination into the Winchester District Local Plan Part 1 - Joint Core Strategy.
The Examination Hearings commenced Tuesday 30th October 2012 through to Thursday 8th November in the Guildhall Winchester (Walton Suite).
Publication of Inspector's Report
The Council has now received the final report from the Planning Inspectorate, this together with accompanyiing documents can be viewed on the Inspector's Report page.
- Examination Information (Programmes, Agendas, Notices etc) This webpage has information on the Programme, Agendas and Notices for the Examination in Public .
- Examination Library The Examination Library holds links to all documents for the Examination of the Winchester Local Plan Part 1 - Joint Core Strategy
- Examination Participant's Statements This page includes the additional submissions received from participants to the examination, these are listed in order of issue /sitting day
- Other Documents Relating to the Examination Other Examination Documents can be found on this webpage - New additions:- Supplements to Background Papers.
- Responses to Proposed Final Modifications On this page you can view Responses to the Proposed Final Modifications. This consultation closed on 24th December 2012.
- Responses to Schedule of Proposed Modifications and in light of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF). On this page you can view the responses to the Schedule of Proposed Modifications and in light of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF). This consultation closed on the 30th July 2012.
- Track Change Versions of the Local Plan Part 1 – Joint Core Strategy document and Schedule of Further Modifications On this page you can download 'track-change' versions of the Winchester District Local Plan Part 1 – Joint Core Strategy showing proposed modifications to the Pre-Submission Local Plan Part 1 – Joint Core Strategy (January 2012) together with Schedules of Further Modifications
- Winchester City Council Examination Statements This page includes the Council's examination statements in response to the Inspector's questions.