Technical Studies and Background Documents

This page contains links to a number of key planning policy area and relevant evidence base documents.


Employment Evidence Base


Housing Market Areas in Bedfordshire and surrounding areas

Milton Keynes Council Strategic Housing Market Assessment 2013: Report of Findings (May 2014)

Strategic Housing Market Assessment (2017)

Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment

Urban Capacity Study (Feb 2017)


Retail Capacity Update (2011)


Landscape Character Assessment

Landscape Sensitivity Study (2016) (PDF, 8.2MB)

Open Space Assessment

Open Space: evidence base towards draft qualitative criteria (PDF, 4MB)


Residential Characterisation Study (PDF, 4.8MB)

Flood and Water Management / Drainage

Flood and Water Management / Drainage



Last Updated: 12 July 2017