Five Year Housing Land Supply & Authority Monitoring Report

Five-Year Housing Land Supply

In light of the updated NPPF (2018) and a number of S78 appeal decisions received in 2018, the Council have reviewed their 5 year housing land supply position and provided an updated position statement. The position statement and associated housing trajectory can be viewed at the links below:

5YHLS Position Statement (Jan 2019) (PDF, 77KB)

Housing Trajectory & 5YHLS Position Statement (Jan 2019) (PDF, 154KB)

This updated position will be used in decision-making in advance of the adoption of Plan:MK.

The Council's annual five-year land supply position until 2023, prepared in April 2018 and its associated housing trajectory can be viewed at the following links:

Five Year Housing Land Supply Position 2018-2023 (PDF, 43KB)

Housing Trajectory 1 April 2018 (PDF, 240KB)

 Previous reports are also available to view.


Authority Monitoring Report

The Authority Monitoring Report reviews the council’s progress against its Local Development Scheme and the effectiveness of existing policy.  The most recent version can be accessed here.

The council’s most recently adopted plan is the 2013 Core Strategy, which outlines targets and indicators of achievement (table 17.1), that the monitoring report assesses.

Previous Monitoring Reports can be accessed here:

2011/12 AMR (PDF, 1.6MB)

2010/11 AMR (PDF, 1.7MB)

2009/10 AMR (PDF, 2.7MB)

2008/09 AMR (PDF, 1.5MB)

2007/08 AMR (PDF, 1.8MB)

2006/07 AMR (PDF, 2MB)

2005/06 AMR (PDF, 582KB)

2004/05 AMR (PDF, 373KB)

Progress Against the Development Scheme

The Local Development Scheme (LDS) sets out the timescales for the preparation of new planning policy. The Council is currently producing and progressing Plan:MK 

For more information, please visit the consultation portal.

Neighbourhood Planning

The LDS does not include a timetable for neighbourhood plans, as this is the responsibility of the parish council and neighbourhood group.

Milton Keynes has 13 made Neighbourhood Plans. More details are on our Neighbourhood Planning page.

The Development Plan

The Development Plan for Milton Keynes consists of:

Core Strategy (2013)

Local Plan (2005)

Minerals Local Plan (2017)

Waste Development Plan Document (2008)

Site Allocations Plan (2018)

Woburn Sands Neighbourhood Plan (2014)

Central Milton Keynes Business Neighbourhood Plan (2015)

Lakes Estate Neighbourhood Plan (2015)

Wolverton Neighbourhood Plan (2015)

Great Linford North Neighbourhood Plan (2016)

Great Linford South Neighbourhood Plan (2016)

Newport Pagnell Neighbourhood Plan (2016)

Walton Neighbourhood Plan (2017)

Olney Neighbourhood Plan (2017)

Castlethorpe Neighbourhood Plan (2017)

Sherington Neighbourhood Plan (2017)

Woughton Neighbourhood Plan (2018)

Stony Stratford Neighbourhood Plan (2018)

A full list of Development Plan Documents (DPDs) and Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs)

Duty to Cooperate

We fully engage in constructive and ongoing engagement with organisations, covered by the Duty to Cooperate.

Last Updated: 7 January 2019