Mendip District Council is now inviting responses to Proposed Main Modifications to the Submission Draft of the Mendip Local Plan Part II. The Modifications schedule sets out additional policies, revisions to existing policies and additional development sites raised during the examination process.
The consultation will start on Tuesday 21st January and closes at 5pm Monday 2nd March 2020 and full details can be found at https://mendip.gov.uk/pmm
The Main Modifications respond to changes advised by the Inspector in his Interim Note ED20 produced after the examination hearings. This is available on the Local Plan Part II examination page https://www.mendip.gov.uk/
The main consultation documents are:
· Proposed Main Modifications to the Pre-Submission Plan
· Second Addendum to Sustainability Appraisal – Jan 2020
· Addendum to the Habitat Regulations Assessment - Jan 2020
The schedule of Main Modifications include a limited number of minor modifications. These are open for comment but responses will not be considered by the Local Plan Inspector. The Council’s Proposed Changes which were subject consultation in February 2019 before the Local Plan hearings do not form part of this Proposed Main Modifications.