Proposed Revisions to Draft Local Plan (Preferred Options)





The consultation documentation is still available to view and download but you can no longer submit your comments. If you log in you will still be able to view and print your own representations.

The representations are available to view. Please click on the relevant section of the plan below and click the "View Comments" box.




This is a focussed consultation brought about by new and updated evidence - scroll down to find the evidence base documents.  There are important policy areas in the plan that will now be changing and we would like your comments on these changes.

To read the changes and comment, please submit your comments online

More detailed maps accompanying the consultation are available by clicking here

Or if you have read the document and know which sections you would like to comment on, please click the relevant Section links below:

Section 1 - Summary Map                                                                               Local Plan Leaflet - Final

Section 2 - Revised Policy SP05 - Former Airport Site

Section 3 - Revised Policy SP11 - Housing Provision

Section 4 - Revised Location of Housing

Section 5 - New Policy - Land at Manston Court Road/Haine Road

Section 6 - Local Green Space

Section 7 - Revised SP39 and Map 15 Thanet Parkway

Section 8 - New Strategic Routes Policy

Section 9 - New Implementation Policy

Section 10 - New Policy - Land at Manston Road/Shottendane Road

Section 11 - National Standards

Amendments to Appendix B of the Preferred Options Draft Local Plan

For more information on how you can make your comments, please click here Step by Step Guide

To see details of our public engagement sessions please follow this link Public Engagement Sessions. You can download a copy of the consultation leaflet here. The consultation documents are available at all local libraries, at Pierremont Hall in Broadstairs and at Custom House in Ramsgate.

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You must provide an email address and your full name and postcode to sign up. If you would like some advice on completing the online form please contact us on 01843 577591.  You can download a copy of the consultation here and comments form here. Please remember to include your name, address and post code so we can keep you informed about the progress of the Local Plan.

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We are also seeking comments on the Sustainability Appraisal. This document assesses the sustainability of all of the policies in the draft Local Plan to 2031 including the proposed revisions. You can download a copy of the main document here. A non technical summary of the Sustainability Appraisal is available here. Some additional work was carried out on assessing the sustainability of potential new settlements and this is available to view here. Please follow this link to comment on the Sustainability Appraisal The comments form can be downloaded here

To see the Frequently Asked Questions about this consultation and Local Plan please click here Frequently Asked Questions

There are a number of documents that support this consultation which are listed further down this page and are available for download.

If you have comments on any of the other consultation documents please click here

If you wish to view the existing evidence base for the draft Local Plan click here

This consultation has now closed. Thank you for your comments.


  • Opened
    19 Jan 2017 at 12:00
  • Closed
    17 Mar 2017 at 17:00

Consultation Documents