Decision details

Appointment of Consultancy Support for the preparation of a Methodology and Strategic Policy Options for the distribution of Housing Need Across the CLHMA of Chorley, Preston and South Ribble for Plan-Making Purposes

Decision Maker: Executive Member (Economic Development and Public Service Reform)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Recommendations approved.


Reasons for recommendation(s):

A new Local Plan is required for Central Lancashire, a key part of this is understanding what the housing need is for the area and what the basis for distributing that need should be.  This study will provide that evidence base and is needed to progress the plan.


Alternative option considered and rejected:

N/A, an independent assessment of housing need is required to ensure that we have a sound approach to plan-making.


Publication date: 11/11/2021

Date of decision: 11/11/2021

Effective from: 19/11/2021

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