Evidence Base

The Council's Local Plan documents are underpinned by an extensive evidence-base which is kept under review to ensure that it remains robust and up-to-date.

The existing evidence-base consists of:

Housing

Employment

Employment Land Technical Paper Update 2019

Surrey Heath Employment Land Technical Paper Update 2019

Employment Land Technical Paper Update Site Assessments

Employment Land Review (2016)

The Hart, Rushmoor and Surrey Heath Employment Land Review (ELR) assesses employment land across the three council areas that together form a Functional Economic Area (FEA).  It refreshes the study published in 2015.

Employment Land Review (June 2015)

Retail

Climate Change

Infrastructure

Transport

Travellers

Open spaces and Sports Provision

Flooding

Surrey Landscape Character Assessment (commissioned by Surrey County Council)

Hart, Rushmoor and Surrey Heath Water Cycle Study

Countryside and Green Belt

Sustainability Appraisal and Strategic Environmental Assessment

Duty to Cooperate

Thames Basin Heaths Special Protection Area and Suitable Alternative Natural Greenspace (SANG)

Habitats Regulations Assessment