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Planning and Property - Local Development Plan
Affordable Housing Viability Assessment (Levvel, 2010)
The Viability Assessment provides a strategic assessment of development viability and informs Local Development Plan preparation.
|Final Report (Oct 2010)||Current||2.68 Mb||13 Oct 2010|
|Appendices (Oct 2010)||Current||4.72 Mb||13 Oct 2010|
Annual Monitoring Report (AMR)
Published each year, this document sets out how the Boroughâ€™s planning policies have been implemented over the previous financial year and informs of progress on local planning documents, such as the Local Development Plan.
|2015/2016 Employment & Retail||Current||1.58 Mb||7 Feb 2017|
|2015/2016 Housing Delivery||Current||1.1 Mb||30 Dec 2016|
|2014/15 Housing||Current||1.45 Mb||3 Dec 2015|
|Draft 2012/13 Extract: Housing Completions||Previous||0.15 Mb||4 Mar 2014|
|2011-2012||Previous||1.03 Mb||19 Mar 2013|
|2010-2011||Previous||0.84 Mb||31 Dec 2011|
|2009-2010||Previous||0.87 Mb||31 Dec 2010|
|2008-2009||Previous||0.83 Mb||11 Jan 2010|
|2007-2008||Previous||3.04 Mb||17 Dec 2008|
|2006-2007||Previous||1.37 Mb||1 Dec 2007|
|2005-2006||Previous||0.66 Mb||1 Dec 2006|
|2004-2005||Previous||0.74 Mb||5 Dec 2005|
Assessment of Potential Housing, Employment and Mixed Use Sites in the Green Belt - Working Draft (Crestwood Environmental, March 2016)
A working draft assessment of potential housing, employment and mixed use sites in the green belt and their relative contribution to the purposes of the green belt designation, forming part of the evidence base and associated policy recommendations to assist in preparation of the Local Development Plan.
Brentwood Town Centre Regeneration Strategy (The Essex Design Initiative, 2010)
This document combines three separate reports identifying short, medium and long term opportunities for Brentwood Town Centre. It contributes to the evidence base that underpins key elements of the Local Development Plan.
|Final Report (Oct 2010)||Current||6.33 Mb||29 Oct 2010|
Core Strategy Issues and Options ('Pathway to a Sustainable Brentwood')
The â€˜Pathway to a Sustainable Brentwoodâ€™ document and consultation took place in late 2009 and provided an opportunity for public debate on the issues and options set out in Councilâ€™s Core Strategy and Sustainable Community Strategy. This was prepared under the now superseded Local Development Framework (LDF) system introduced by the 2004 Planning Act.
|Consultation Analysis Part 2 (March 2011)||Current||0.57 Mb||22 Mar 2011|
|Consultation Analysis Part 1 Appendices (Feb 2010)||Current||0.6 Mb||1 Feb 2010|
|Consultation Analysis Part 1 (Feb 2010)||Current||0.65 Mb||1 Feb 2010|
|Consultation Document (Nov 2009)||Current||3.09 Mb||10 Nov 2009|
|Consultation leaflet (Nov 2009)||Previous||0.73 Mb||10 Nov 2009|
Draft Local Plan
|Pattern Book - January 2016||Current||24.25 Mb||16 Feb 2016|
|Comment Form (PDF) - February 2016||Current||0.16 Mb||11 Feb 2016|
|Site Allocation Maps - January 2016||Current||13.05 Mb||10 Feb 2016|
|Comment Form (Word) - February 2016||Current||0.05 Mb||9 Feb 2016|
|January 2016||Current||12.94 Mb||8 Feb 2016|
Dunton Garden Suburb
Dunton Garden Suburb is a cross boundary opportunity involving Brentwood and Basildon Borough Councils. The project explores a potential development opportunity on land to the east of West Horndon (in Brentwood Borough) and west of Laindon (in Basildon Borough).
|December 2015||Current||1.25 Mb||4 Jan 2016|
|Dunton Garden Suburb - January 2015||Current||7.88 Mb||23 Jan 2015|
|Sustainability Appraisal and Habitats Regulations Assessment - November 2014||Current||0.2 Mb||19 Dec 2014|
|Memorandum Of Understanding - December 2014||Current||0.82 Mb||20 Nov 2014|
East of England Plan (Communities and Local Government, May 2008)
The now revoked Regional Spatial Strategy (RSS) for the East of England, the East of England Plan, set out a regional framework to inform the preparation of local planning policies. This included housing and employment targets for each local planning authority in the region.
|Revision to RSS for the East of England (May 2008)||Current||3.47 Mb||27 Aug 2013|
Economic Futures 2015-2030 (Nathaniel Lichfield & Partners, 2014)
The study provides: economic forecasts for Brentwood Borough for three alternative scenarios; assesses future space needs for offices, industry and warehousing; considers the balance of demand and supply for employment land; and provides a high level job capacity analysis of identified potential employment sites
|Final Report - December 2014||Current||1.17 Mb||22 Jan 2015|
|Executive Summary - December 2014||Current||0.72 Mb||14 Jan 2015|
Employment Land Review (Atkins, 2010)
The Employment Land Review analyses future demand for employment land, forming part of the evidence base and associated policy recommendations to assist in preparation of the Local Development Plan.
Five Year Deliverable Housing Supply Assessment
Local planning authorities are required to identify and update a supply of deliverable sites sufficient to provide five years worth of housing against their housing requirements. The Council publishes a document each year setting out the position for the next five years.
|2016-2121 (November 2016)||Current||1.33 Mb||30 Dec 2016|
|2013-2018 (Interim Draft, June 2014)||Current||0.99 Mb||8 Jul 2014|
|2012-2017 (Revised July 2012)||Previous||0.74 Mb||1 Jul 2012|
|January 2012||Previous||0.63 Mb||31 Dec 2011|
|2012-2017||Previous||0.63 Mb||31 Dec 2011|
|2011-2016 (Revised Feb 2011)||Previous||0.6 Mb||1 Feb 2011|
|2011-2016||Previous||0.59 Mb||31 Dec 2010|
|2010-2015||Previous||0.18 Mb||1 Dec 2009|
|2009 - 2014||Previous||0.07 Mb||1 Apr 2009|
Greater Essex Demographic Forecasts (Edge Analytics)
Essex Planning Officers Association (EPOA), representing local planning authorities in Essex, identified the need for early collaboration between authorities on the preparation and use of demographic information, particularly in light of changes to the planning system and revocation of the East of England Plan. This project has been conducted in four phases to provide a range of demographic forecasts representing a variety of scenarios in order to form part of the evidence base for Local Plans.
|Phase 7 (May 2015)||Current||3.65 Mb||11 Jun 2015|
|Phase 6 (September 2014)||Current||5.9 Mb||5 Nov 2014|
|Phase 5 (April 2014)||Current||6.56 Mb||30 Apr 2014|
|Phases 1 and 2 (March 2012)||Current||2 Mb||8 Jan 2014|
|Phases 4 (Jan 2013)||Current||2.57 Mb||3 Sep 2013|
|Phase 3 (Jul 2012)||Current||1.57 Mb||3 Sep 2013|
Green Infrastructure Strategy
|September 2015||Current||3.69 Mb||29 Jan 2016|
Gypsies and Travellers DPD: Issues and Options
Early stages of work to produce a separate Gypsies and Travellers DPD was undertaken, as required by the previous government. Two consultations were carried out at the first stage of DPD preparation, Issues and Options. The first consultation was during July-September 2007 and the second took place during May-July 2008.
|Issues and Options Stage 2 Consultation Document (May 2008)||Previous||4.33 Mb||1 May 2008|
|Issues and Options Stage 1 Consultation Document (Jul 2007)||Previous||0.47 Mb||27 Jul 2007|
Gypsies and Travellers DPD: Pre-Submission Draft
In March 2009 the Council resolved that it would be in the best interest of the Borough to provide 15 additional permanent residential Gypsy and Traveller pitches by 2011, as required in the now revoked East of England Plan. Consultation took place during December 2009-February 2010.
|Draft Plan Consultation Statement (Dec 2009)||Current||0.68 Mb||23 Dec 2009|
|Pre-Submission Draft (Dec 2009)||Current||1.43 Mb||15 Dec 2009|
Heart of Essex Economic Futures (Nathaniel Lichfield & Partners, 2012)
Brentwood, Chelmsford and Maldon Councils commissioned work to study projected economic growth in the Heart of Essex sub-region. The study sets out economic growth scenarios to enable the Councils to reach an informed view of the economic future and job growth aspirations in light of revocation of the East of England Plan and its associated targets.
|Economic Futures (Jun 2012)||Current||1.29 Mb||1 Jun 2012|
Heart of Essex Housing Growth Scenarios (Roger Tym & Partners, 2012)
Brentwood, Chelmsford and Maldon Councils commissioned a study of housing growth scenarios for the Heart of Essex sub-region. The study examines housing growth scenarios in order to enable the Councils to reach an informed view on adopting new housing targets in light of revocation of the East of England Plan and its associated targets.
|Housing Growth Scenarios (Jun 2012)||Current||0.98 Mb||1 Jun 2012|
Highway Modelling (Peter Brett Associates, 2016)
Hotel Study (Brentwood Borough Hotel & Visitor Accommodation Futures Study) (Hotel Solutions, 2008)
A study that provides an assessment of future needs and opportunities for hotel and visitor accommodation development in Brentwood Borough through to 2021. This forms part of the evidence base to inform the Local Development Plan.
|Hotel Study Report (Apr 2008)||Current||0.44 Mb||25 Jun 2008|
Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment (HELAA) (2017)
The Council is currently updating its housing and economic land availability assessments for the Borough. This update includes a review of previously submitted site information plus a call for new sites, which will also be assessed as part of the HELAA process. The HELAA forms a key component of the evidence base to underpin policies in the new Local Plan for housing and economic development, including supporting the delivery of land to meet identified need for these uses.
|Guidance Note||Current||0.44 Mb||5 Apr 2017|
|Call for Sites Letter||Current||0.43 Mb||5 Apr 2017|
Landscape Character Assessment (Chris Blandford Associates, 2006)
An assessment of the Boroughâ€™s landscape character to inform land use planning and land management decisions, and inform Local Development Plan preparation.
|Section 4 Brentwood Borough||Current||4.48 Mb||6 Sep 2010|
|Section 8 Recommendations||Current||0.05 Mb||4 Sep 2006|
|Section 7 Uttlesford District||Current||17.41 Mb||4 Sep 2006|
|Section 6 Maldon District||Current||16.86 Mb||4 Sep 2006|
|Section 5 Chelmsford Borough||Current||12.14 Mb||4 Sep 2006|
|Section 3 Braintree District||Current||17.66 Mb||4 Sep 2006|
|Section 1 Introduction||Current||0.05 Mb||4 Sep 2006|
|Content, Preface & Executive Summary||Current||0.24 Mb||4 Sep 2006|
|Appendices||Current||0.09 Mb||2 Jan 2006|
|Section 2 Overview of the Study Area||Current||0.1 Mb||6 Sep 2004|
Local Development Plan Newsletter
A newsletter providing updates on progress preparing the Local Development Plan.
|Issue 11 - October 2016||Current||0.64 Mb||28 Oct 2016|
|Issue 10 - August 2016||Previous||0.55 Mb||2 Sep 2016|
|Issue 9 - March 2016||Previous||0.44 Mb||31 Mar 2016|
|Issue 8 - February 2016||Previous||0.53 Mb||29 Mar 2016|
|Issue 7 - July 2015||Previous||0.82 Mb||3 Aug 2015|
|Issue 6 - March 2015||Previous||0.16 Mb||27 Mar 2015|
|Issue 5 - January 2015||Previous||0.28 Mb||9 Feb 2015|
|Issue 4 - December 2014||Previous||0.3 Mb||15 Dec 2014|
|Issue 3 - September 2013||Previous||0.22 Mb||30 Sep 2013|
|Issue 2 - July 2013||Previous||0.19 Mb||23 Jul 2013|
|Issue 1 - June 2013||Previous||0.21 Mb||20 Jun 2013|
Local Development Scheme (LDS)
The LDS sets out the Council's timetable for preparing the Local Plan and other planning policy documents.
|July 2015||Current||1.44 Mb||22 Jul 2015|
Local Plan 2015-2030 Preferred Options
Consultation on the Preferred Options version of the Local Development Plan took place between July and October 2013. The document sets out draft policies and proposals to guide future development in the Borough.
|Statement of Consultation (Dec 2014)||Current||6.58 Mb||9 Feb 2016|
|Draft Policies Map (Jul 2013)||Current||0.35 Mb||26 Sep 2013|
|Supporting Document:West Horndon Opportunity Area||Current||0.37 Mb||12 Aug 2013|
|Supporting Document: Site Assessment||Current||1.7 Mb||8 Aug 2013|
|Supporting Document: Site Allocation Maps||Current||3.09 Mb||6 Aug 2013|
|Preferred Options Consultation Document (Jul 2013)||Current||2.29 Mb||24 Jul 2013|
|Consultation Events Summer 2013||Current||0.07 Mb||24 Jul 2013|
|Preferred Options Comment Form (Word)||Current||0.09 Mb||23 Jul 2013|
|Preferred Options Comment Form (PDF)||Current||0.12 Mb||23 Jul 2013|
Local Wildlife Site Review (Essex Ecology Services, 2012)
Produced on behalf of the Council by EECOS, the ecological consultancy of the Essex Wildlife Trust, this study comprises the results of a review of existing and potential Local Wildlife Sites (LoWS) intended to contribute to the Local Development Plan.
|Final Report (Dec 2012)||Current||4.36 Mb||17 Jul 2013|
|Annex (Dec 2012)||Current||0.56 Mb||17 Jul 2013|
Mid Essex Economic Futures Study (UWE, 2006)
An evidence base study to appraise the local economy and provide a future outlook assessment.
|Final Report||Current||5.22 Mb||1 Mar 2006|
|Executive Summary||Current||3.71 Mb||1 Mar 2006|
Objectively Assessed Housing Needs for Brentwood (Peter Brett Associates, 2014)
This paper seeks to identify a housing needs figure for Brentwood Borough which is compliant with national guidance and can be used to help set the housing target in the Councilâ€™s emerging Local Plan. This evidence is to be reviewed and updated on the release of new household projection data, which is usually provided annually.
|Objectively Assessed Housing Needs for Brentwood, Moving Towards a Housing Target (Dec 2014)||Current||0.71 Mb||10 Feb 2015|
Open Space Study (Needs & Audit of Open Space, Sport & Recreation Facilities in Brentwood Borough) (PMP, 2008)
This study assesses the provision of open space, sport and recreation facilities within the Borough; set local standards for provision of open space, sport and recreation facilities; and provide guidance for the assessment of developer contributions to the provision of open space, sport and recreation facilities.
|Final Report||Current||5.05 Mb||1 Mar 2008|
|Appendices||Current||3.35 Mb||1 Mar 2008|
Open Space, Sport and Leisure Needs Assessment (Ploszajski Lynch Consulting Ltd., August 2016)
This needs assessment provides an audit of existing open space, sport and leisure facilities across Brentwood Borough. It identifies where deficiencies exist and provides recommendations for standards of provision. The assessment does not prioritise between areas of need, this is being considered through work on the Councilâ€™s forthcoming Infrastructure Delivery Plan (IDP) and Leisure Strategy.
|Final Report 2016||Current||6.06 Mb||20 Jan 2017|
|Appendix 12 Supplement 2016||Current||11.69 Mb||20 Jan 2017|
|Appendices 2016||Current||1.26 Mb||20 Jan 2017|
Renewable Energy Study (University of Exeter, 2014)
This report assesses a range of existing data sources and publications to understand both current demand for energy and emissions of carbon dioxide, together with the potential for the supply of low and zero carbon energy within the Borough.
|Executive Summary - April 2014||Current||0.37 Mb||22 Dec 2014|
|Main Report - April 2014||Current||2.5 Mb||19 Dec 2014|
Retail & Commercial Leisure Study (Nathaniel Lichfield & Partners, 2014)
The study provides a qualitative analysis of the existing retail and leisure facilities within the Borough, and a quantitative and qualitative assessment of the need for new retail, leisure and other main town centre uses.
|Executive Summary - December 2014||Current||0.86 Mb||22 Jan 2015|
|Final Report - December 2014||Current||2.61 Mb||19 Dec 2014|
Retail and Commercial Leisure Study (Chase & Partners, 2011)
This study assesses current retail and indoor commercial leisure provision, capacity, future needs and demand as well as market conditions across the Borough. This helps provide evidence to guide decisions regarding retail and commercial leisure, and inform the Local Development Plan.
Statement of Community Involvement (SCI)
The SCI sets out how the Council will involve and engage with the wider community in preparation and review of Local Plan documents, and when considering and determining planning applications. It addresses what the Council is seeking community involvement on, how and when the community will be involved, and who will be involved.
|2012 Revised SCI||Current||0.52 Mb||21 Mar 2013|
Strategic Flood Risk Assessment (SFRA) Entec, 2011)
The SFRA characterises flood risk throughout Brentwood Borough based on a range of information sources. This SFRA forms a Level 1 assessment providing an evidence base to support spatial planning decisions across the Borough and in support of Local Development Plan preparation.
|Brentwood SFRA Appendix A (Jan 2011)||Current||3.6 Mb||1 Feb 2011|
|Brentwood SFRA (Jan 2011)||Current||2.9 Mb||1 Feb 2011|
Strategic Growth Options (January 2015)
The Strategic Growth Options provides an overview of the main issues to be considered as part of the Brentwood Local Development Plan, including spatial options and specific sites
|Statement of Consultation (Jan 2016)||Current||7.83 Mb||9 Feb 2016|
|Consultation Questionnaire (Word)||Current||0.2 Mb||22 Jan 2015|
|Consultation Questionnaire (PDF)||Current||0.2 Mb||22 Jan 2015|
|Executive Summary||Current||0.23 Mb||9 Jan 2015|
|Strategic Growth Options - January 2015||Current||11.38 Mb||5 Jan 2015|
|Local Plan Suggested Sites (December 2014)||Current||7.3 Mb||19 Dec 2014|
Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment (SHLAA) (Atkins, 2011)
The primary role of the SHLAA is to identify sites with potential for housing in the Borough in order to show where housing could be provided over the next 15 years. Identification of land as having potential for housing does not mean that the land will be allocated or granted planning permission. The SHLAA provides independent evidence to support future plan-making, it is not a statement of Council policy.
Strategic Housing Market Assessment (SHMA) (David Couttie Associates, 2014)
SHMA to inform Local Development Plan preparation regarding the local housing market.
|Final Report - 2014||Current||1.83 Mb||18 Aug 2014|
|Consortium Common Statement 2014||Current||0.54 Mb||1 Jul 2014|
Strategic Housing Market Assessment (SHMA) (Opinion Research Services, 2008)
The SHMA provides a framework to develop a good understanding of how housing markets operate. The study promotes an approach to assessing housing need and demand, which among other things, informs Local Development Plan preparation.
|Final Report (2008)||Current||5.99 Mb||13 Oct 2010|
|Executive Summary (2008)||Current||0.97 Mb||13 Oct 2010|
Strategic Housing Market Assessment (SHMA) Part 2 - Objectively Assessed Need for Affordable Housing (HDH Planning & Development Ltd, Peter Brett Associates, 2016)
This updated SHMA follows on from the Objectively Assessed Housing Needs for Brentwood (Peter Brett Associates, 2014), which effectively becomes Part 1 of the SHMA. This report principally focuses on the calculation of the level of affordable housing need and the size and tenure of all dwellings required within the overall objectively assessed housing need.
|SHMA Part 2 – Objectively Assessed Need for Affordable Housing (2016)||Current||1.13 Mb||8 Aug 2016|
Surface Water Management Plan (SWMP) for Brentwood Borough (JBA Consulting 2015)
Essex County Council, in its role as Lead Flood Risk Authority, commissioned JBA Consulting to complete a Surface Water Management Plan (SWMP) for Brentwood Borough. The report establishes a long-term action plan to manage surface water and will help to inform future capital investment, maintenance, land-use planning, emergency planning and future developments. It also forms part of the Local Development Plan evidence base.
|Appendix K - Infiltration SUDS Feasibility Maps||Current||0.02 Mb||22 Jun 2015|
|Appendix J - Brentwood FRiSM Output||Current||0.02 Mb||22 Jun 2015|
|Appendix I - West Horndon FRiSM Output||Current||0.01 Mb||22 Jun 2015|
|Appendix H - Ingatestone FRiSM Output||Current||0.01 Mb||22 Jun 2015|
|Appendix G - Brentwood Depth and Hazards Maps||Current||0.01 Mb||22 Jun 2015|
|Appendix F - West Horndon Depth and Hazards Maps||Current||0.01 Mb||22 Jun 2015|
|Appendix E - Ingatestone Depth and Hazards Map||Current||0.01 Mb||22 Jun 2015|
|Appendix D - Surface Water Flood Hotspots||Current||0.01 Mb||22 Jun 2015|
|Appendix C - Intermediate Assessment FRiSM||Current||0.01 Mb||22 Jun 2015|
|Appendix B - Brentwood Historic Flood Records||Current||0.01 Mb||22 Jun 2015|
|Final Report||Current||6.62 Mb||29 May 2015|
|Executive Summary||Current||0.18 Mb||29 May 2015|
Sustainability Appraisal (SA)
The Council is required to carry out Sustainability Appraisals for certain planning documents in order to ensure that policies and proposals contribute to the objectives of sustainable development.
|Local Plan Interim SA Report Non-Technical Summary (February 2016)||Current||0.69 Mb||12 Feb 2016|
|Local Plan Interim SA Report (February 2016)||Current||2.41 Mb||12 Feb 2016|
|Housing Site Options Appraisal Table (February 2016)||Current||0.57 Mb||12 Feb 2016|
|Local Plan Interim SA Report (January 2015)||Current||0.84 Mb||9 Jan 2015|
|Local Plan Interim SA (Aug 2013)||Current||4.38 Mb||6 Sep 2013|
|Local Plan Scoping Report (May 2013)||Current||1.83 Mb||31 May 2013|
|Gypsies and Travellers DPD SA Final Report (Dec 2009)||Current||6.18 Mb||15 Dec 2009|
|Core Strategy issues and Option SA (Nov 2009)||Current||1 Mb||30 Nov 2009|
|Interim SA Gypsy & Travellers DPD (Jun 2008)||Previous||3.03 Mb||18 Jun 2008|
|Scoping Report||Previous||2.44 Mb||1 Aug 2007|
|Brentwood SEA Baseline Report 2006-2007||Previous||6.01 Mb||2 Jul 2007|
|Draft Scoping Report||Previous||8.5 Mb||1 Jun 2007|
|Sustainability Appraisal - Baseline Report March 2007||Previous||6.09 Mb||1 Mar 2007|
Water Cycle Study (Entec, 2011)
The Water Cycle Study assesses the capacities of water bodies and water related infrastructure to accommodate future development and growth in Brentwood Borough. The Study comprises Scoping and Outline phases of a Water Cycle Study, in line with Environment Agency guidance.
|Brentwood Scoping and Outline Water Cycle Study (Jan 2011)||Current||7.56 Mb||1 Feb 2011|