Public Consultation: North Essex Local Plan. Section 1 Proposed Main Modifications

Section 1 of the Draft Local Plan for the 3 North Essex Authorities – Colchester, Braintree and Tendring, or as a registered consultee on Tendring District Council’s Local Plan database.
Having jointly submitted a Draft Local Plan for examination in 2017 and following recommendations from the Inspector, a focused 6 week consultation of 47 Proposed Main Modifications to the Draft Section 1 Plan is now taking place in accordance with section 20 (7C) of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004.
Available for consultation are:
•           Schedule of the 47 Proposed Main Modifications
•           Associated Sustainability Appraisal
•           Associated Habitats Regulation Assessment
The consultation relates specifically to the Proposed Main Modifications and associated documents. This consultation is not an opportunity to repeat or raise further representations about the published plan or to seek further changes to the plan.
The documents are available at
The consultation is being held between 27th August and 5pm on 9th October 2020.
Responses can be made online via the link above.
Where possible, hard copy documents will be available from the following Braintree/Colchester/Tendring libraries for the duration of the consultation;
•           Braintree Library – Fairfield Road, Braintree CM7 3YL
•           Colchester Library – Trinity Square, Colchester. CO1 1JB
•           Clacton Library – Station Road, Clacton-On-Sea. CO15 1SF
However, if these libraries are subject to closure, then the consultation documents will continue to be available online.
You can view our updated Statement of Community Involvement on our website.
Yours faithfully,
Gary Guiver BSc(Hons) PGDipTP MRTPI MBA
Assistant Director of Strategic Planning and Place
Tendring District Council