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Draft Supplementary Planning Document Consultations – May 2019

Milton Keynes Council is making available three draft Supplementary Planning Documents and inviting comments from members of the public, organisations and other stakeholders for an eight-week period. 

The consultations will commence on Wednesday 8 May 2019 and comments must be received no later than 5.00pm on Wednesday 3 July 2019.

The following Supplementary Planning Documents are being consulted on and further information is provided below.

DRAFT AFFORDABLE HOUSING SUPPLEMENTARY PLANNING DOCUMENT (SPD)

This SPD sets out guidance to support applicants and decision takers when considering the provision of affordable housing within applicable development schemes.

The consultation documents and further information on this consultation can be accessed online here

DRAFT PLANNING OBLIGATIONS SUPPLEMENTARY PLANNING DOCUMENT (SPD)

This SPD sets out Milton Keynes Council’s policy for securing Planning Obligations from new developments that require planning permission.

The consultation documents and further information on this consultation can be accessed online here

SOUTH CALDECOTTE DEVELOPMENT FRAMEWORK SUPPLEMENTARY PLANNING DOCUMENT (SPD)

South Caldecotte has been allocated for employment development in Plan:MK. The Development Framework SPD will provide detailed guidance on the development of the site.

The consultation documents and further information on this consultation can be accessed online here.

The preferred method for submitting comments is on a Consultation Response Form which can be downloaded at the links provided above or a hard copy is available in all public libraries within the Borough and the Council’s main Civic Office. Please return your completed form to us via:

Email: development.plans@milton-keynes.gov.uk

Or post: Milton Keynes Council, Development Plans, Civic, 1 Saxon Gate East, Central Milton Keynes, MK9 3EJ

Plan:MK

The new Local Plan for Milton Keynes, Plan:MK was adopted by Milton Keynes Council at its meeting on the 20 March 2019, details of which can be found at Council 20 March 2019. Plan:MK now forms part of the Council's Development Plan and replaces both the Core Strategy (2013) and saved policies of the Local Plan (2005).

The adopted version of Plan:MK, its updated Policies Maps, and associated adoption documents can be viewed here.

Last Updated: 14 May 2019