October 2023
Early 2024 to be confirmed as the examination is ongoing

The Greater Norwich Development Partnership consulted on proposed Main Modifications to the Greater Norwich Local Plan (GNLP) between Wednesday 25 October and Wednesday 6 December 2023 in accordance with section 20 (7C) of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 (see Public notice of consultation) .  Further information about this consultation can be found on our Main Mods FAQ page. The representations made to this consultation can be viewed in the relevant documents by clicking on the green magnifying glass icon. The Partnership's response to the representations received can be viewed in Section I of the Document Library.

Publication of Inspectors' Report

The report by independent Inspectors' Mike Worden BA(Hons) Dip TP MRTPI and Thomas Hatfield BA(Hons) MA MRTPI into the soundness and legal compliance of the GNLP has now been published.  The report concludes that the GNLP is sound and can be adopted as part of the local plans for Broadland, Norwich and South Norfolk, subject to the inclusion of the recommended main modifications.  The Inspectors' Report and other relevant documentation can be viewed in Section J of the Document Library.

Adoption of the plan will be considered by the GNLP Councils on the following dates:

Norwich City Council 12 March 2024

South Norfolk Council 25 March 2024

Broadland District Council 28 March 2024

The Planning Inspectorate would like your feedback about the examination.  If you were involved in the examination because you made comments in writing and/or you took part in a hearing session, then the Inspectorate would be very pleased if you could fill in this short survey:  https://forms.office.com/r/vcT3RaRvtY . Any comments you make will be confidential.