Suffolk Coastal Local Plan - Final Draft


Document Cover iNovem Homepage icon Interactive Map Homepage Icon Document Cover Print iNovem Homepage icon
View the interactive Final Draft Local Plan and make a representation
View the interactive map Download and print the Final Draft Local Plan


The Suffolk Coastal Local Plan Final Draft has been published for the submission of representations between 10am Monday 14 January to 5pm Monday 25 February 2019.

If you wish to make a representation, please first read the guidance notes and statement of representations procedure. Representations received at this stage will form the basis of the Examination, when an independent Planning Inspector will assess the “soundness” of the Local Plan.

View supporting documents and evidence base

Drop-in Sessions

The drop-in sessions below are an opportunity to talk to Planning Officers about the Local Plan and provide advice on how to make a representation. View the drop-in session boards and information leaflet.

Drop-in Session Date Time
Suffolk Coastal District Council (Deben Room)
East Suffolk House, Station Road, Melton IP12 1RT
Wednesday 30th January 2019 3pm to 7pm
Felixstowe Town Hall (Council Chamber)
Undercliff Road West, Felixstowe IP11 2AG
Monday 4th February 2019 3pm to 7pm
Saxmundham Market Hall
29 High Street, Saxmundham IP17 1AF
Wednesday 6th February 2019 3pm to 7pm


Sustainability Appraisal and Habitat Regulations Assessment

At this time, comments are also invited on the Sustainability Appraisal Report and Habitat Regulations Assessment of the Local Plan. 

How have we taken into account comments from the previous stages?

In July last year, we published the First Draft Local Plan. Having considered all the comments we received, we have made some changes and we are now publishing the final draft plan.

The Consultation Statement details how we took into account comments from previous consultations in writing the Final Draft Local Plan. 


  • Opened
    14 Jan 2019 at 10:00
  • Closed
    25 Feb 2019 at 17:00
  • Response to be published



Contact Details

Suffolk Coastal District Council
Tel: 01394 444557