Draft Affordable Housing Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) 2016

Draft Affordable Housing Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)

This consultation has now closed. The Adopted Affordable Housing SPD can be viewed here.

Worcester City Council, Malvern Hills District Council and Wychavon District Council have jointly published a Draft Affordable Housing SPD for consultation in accordance with Regulations 12 and 13 of The Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012.

The Affordable Housing SPD explains the details of the South Worcestershire Development Plan (SWDP) policies that relate to the provision of affordable housing. It is a guide intended to help developers, landowners, applicants for planning permission, Registered providers (RPs) and others who are seeking to provide or benefit from affordable housing.

The Affordable Housing SPD covers the administrative areas of Worcester City Council, Malvern Hills District Council and Wychavon District Council.

The Draft Affordable Housing Supplementary Planning Document consultation will run for six weeks from 9:00am Monday 14th March 2016 to 5:00pm Monday 25th April 2016.

Consultation Documents

The deadline for comments on the Draft Affordable Housing SPD consultation document is 5:00pm on Monday 25th April 2016.

If you wish to submit comments on the Draft Affordable Housing SPD, please complete and return the response form by 5:00pm on Monday 25th April. Completed response forms can be sent:

By Email to: contact@swdevelopmentplan.org; or
By post to: South Worcestershire Development Plan, c/o Wychavon Civic Centre, Queen Elizabeth Drive, Pershore, Worcestershire, WR10 1PT.

If you have any further queries please contact either:

Rosie Murray (Malvern Hills District Council), telephone 01684 862354
Denise Duggan (Wychavon District Council), telephone 01386 565267
Maria Dunn (Worcester City Council), telephone 01905 721178