South Downs Local Plan: Preferred Options

In September 2015 we published the South Downs Local Plan: Preferred Options for consultation.


Thank you to everyone who submitted comments on the Local Plan: Preferred Options. Please note that the consultation on the Preferred Options has now closed and we are no longer able to accept comments. However, you can still read the whole Local Plan Preferred Options or download it in three parts (see the list of Consultation Documents towards the bottom of this page).


During this consultation, we also asked for your views on two supporting documents for the Local Plan: Preferred Options. These are:

The Sustainability Appraisal

The Habitat Regulations Assessment


This consultation has now closed.


  • Opened
    2 Sep 2015 at 08:00
  • Closed
    28 Oct 2015 at 23:59
  • Response Published
    11 Mar 2016

Summary of Results

  • Summary of main issues - Full Report
    The Authority has made an attempt to summarise a large volume of comments by carefully identifying the key points being raised by each respondent. As each policy is reviewed officers will carefully consider the full response made.

Consultation Documents