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Delivering New Development Plans Rosie Leven Principal Planner 0131 244 1538

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1 Delivering New Development Plans Rosie Leven Principal Planner

2 PADs role in Development Planning Setting the legislative framework Providing advice and support on operation Providing comments on drafts, MIRs and PPs Promoting the sharing of good practice

3 Development Planning What are development plans for? What type of plans do we want? Whats the new process? Whats the progress with the new plans?

4 What are DPs for? To provide a visionTo show where development should and should not go To coordinate development and infrastructure To guide decisions on planning applications

5 The new plans A significant shift in process and product Quick to prepare, regularly reviewed Early engagement Well project managed Focussed on delivery Short, map-based plans Visionary and spatial Concentrate on big ideas/issues Strong evidence base Aim is for good but not necessarily perfect plans

6 The new DP landscape The Development Plan Strategic Development Plans Local Development Plans Supplementary Guidance Non-statutory guidance Action programmes Monitoring Statements Development Plan Schemes (inc. Participation Statements)

7 Whats the process? Old System Issues Paper Draft Plan Final Plan Pre- Inq Mods InquiryModsAd opt Character of Engagement InvolveConsult/ NegotiateJustifyConsult/ Negotiate New System Main Issues Report Proposed Plan Examin ation Adopt with Mods Character of Engagement InvolveConsult/ Negotiate InformJustify

8 Whats the process? Old System Issues Paper Draft Plan Final Plan Pre- Inq Mods InquiryModsAd opt Character of Engagement InvolveConsult/ NegotiateJustifyConsult/ Negotiate New System Main Issues Report Proposed Plan Examin ation Adopt with Mods Character of Engagement InvolveConsult/ Negotiate InformJustify

9 New examination process Evidence submitted up-front No right to be heard orally Reporter determines form Based on issues, not individual representations Limited scope to depart Reporter(s) recommendations Inquiry sessions Hearings Written submissions

10 Proportionate evidence base Monitoring Statement Environmental Report Housing Needs and Demand Assessment Housing Land Audit Transport Assessment Urban Capacity Study Retail capacity Study Landscape Character Assessment Flood Risk Assessment Accessibility Analysis

11 Environmental Assessment SEA/HRA are part of the process Inform plan content Focus on significant effects Centre on early, effective engagement around Main Issues Report

12 Key Agencies SNHSEPA Scottish Water Scottish Enterprise Regional Transport Partner- ships Crofters Commission Health Boards Historic Scotland Transport Scotland Highlands & Islands Enterprise

13 Plans that make a difference… Legislation provides a framework Individual leaders make it happen Planning Authorities But also - Agencies - Development industry - Communities - Environmental bodies Shape a vision – provide clarity Find solutions - deliver the plan Gather evidence – set out the reasons How to articulate the vision – to communicate what you want to do and why? Attitude, culture, communication

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15 What in the Plan? What in the AP? How? Who? When? What? Where? APs should stimulate action not just record progress

16 Project Management 5-yearly review LDPs within 2 years of SDP approval Main Issues Report – Proposed Plan 9 Months Proposed Plan - Examination 9 Months Examination and approval/adoption 9 Months

17 Insert maps of DP Progress

18 Lessons from initial plans Rigorous project management New approach to product Spatial & visionary - not thematic Detail on site specifics Clear on alternatives Good use of maps/graphics Proportionate evidence base Generic vision Too much/too little detail Too many main issues Gaps in evidence base Rush to publish MIR Compendiums of policy Unrealistic on delivery

19 Next steps Planning Reform – Next Steps Examinations consultation Review of SDPs Identify and share best practice LDP charrettes Gateway Review

20 Delivering New Development Plans Questions? Suggestions? Good examples?


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