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Local Plan examination documents

Exam documents (post-additional hearings)

EXAM 142: Combined summaries of representations and Council’s responses to issues raised in Main Modifications consultation (July 2021)

EXAM 141: Central Bedfordshire Local Plan Proposed Modifications to Policy Maps (March 2021)

EXAM 140: Central Bedfordshire Local Plan Habitats Regulations Assessment Addendum (March 2021)

EXAM 139: Central Bedfordshire Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal Main Modifications Report – Non-Technical Summary (March 2021)

EXAM 138: Central Bedfordshire Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal Main Modifications Report (March 2021)

EXAM 137: Central Bedfordshire Local Plan Proposed Main Modifications Schedule (March 2021)

EXAM 136: Inspectors' reply to letter EXAM 135 (15 March 2021)

EXAM 135: Response to the Inspectors' letter EXAM 134 (12 March 2021)

EXAM 134: Inspector's Further Hearings Letter (10 March 2021)

EXAM 133: CBC Letter to the Inspectors in response to EXAM 131 (4 February 2021)

EXAM 132: Green Belt Changes resulting from Central Bedfordshire Local Plan January 2021 (4 February 2021)

EXAM 131: Inspectors’ letter to the Council following the further hearing sessions in December 2020 (29 January 2021)

EXAM 130: Statement of Common Ground agreed between Central Bedfordshire Council and Defence Infrastructure Organisation (15 January 2021)

Exam documents (additional hearings)

EXAM 129: Erratum, Matter 3, Issue 1 – North of Luton 041220 (17 December 2020)

Addendum to EXAM 128: The map included in EXAM 128 (page 3) was published in error; correct map to Local Plan Supplementary SA Figure 4.1

EXAM 128: Central Bedfordshire Local Plan Supplementary SA 4.1 Figure 2 Map (8 December 2020)

EXAM 127: Highways England Corridor Assessment Report 2018 (8 December 2020)

EXAM 126: Case No. CO 1290 2020  Flaxby  V Harrogate BC (25 November 2020)

EXAM 125: Hearing Programme and Participants (updated 6 November 2020)

Please note: View or download further, updated, Hearing Programme and Participants document

Exam documents (post-hearings)

EXAM 124: Inspectors’ Matters, Issues and Questions (updated 5 November 2020)

EXAM 123: (Superseded by EXAM 125) Further Hearings Programme (16 October 2020)

EXAM 122: Further Hearings Guidance Note (16 October 2020)

EXAM 121: (Superseded by EXAM 124) Further Matters Issues and Questions (16 October 2020)

EXAM 120: CBC Letter to Inspectors on Latest Consultation (11 September 2020)

EXAM 119: CBC Response to Inspectors on Household Projections (5 August 2020)

EXAM 118: Letter from Inspectors Berkeley, Birkinshaw and Hockenhall - 2018 Household Projections and Luton BC unmet need (8 July 2020)

EXAM 117: CBC Draft Suggested Main Modifications arising from Additional Evidence (2 July 2020)

EXAM 116: CBC Letter to the Inspectors in response to EXAM 69 (15 May 2020)

EXAM 115: Sustainability Appraisal of the Central Bedfordshire Local Plan Supplementary Report (15 May 2020)

EXAM 114: Transport Technical Paper (15 May 2020)

EXAM 113: Housing Technical Paper (15 May 2020)

EXAM 112: Employment Technical Paper (15 May 2020)

EXAM 111: Statement of Common Ground between Highways England and Central Bedfordshire Council (15 May 2020)

EXAM 110: North Luton LVIA Addendum (15 May 2020)

EXAM 109: Employment Land Update (15 May 2020)

EXAM 108: Biggleswade Holme Farm Planning Design Delivery Analysis Report (15 May 2020)

EXAM 107: Sundon Rail Freight Interchange Alternative Site Assessment (15 May 2020)

EXAM 106: Prologis Park Marston Gate Expansion Scheme Comparison Document (15 May 2020)

EXAM 105: Luton Borough Council vs. Central Bedfordshire Council Appendix to EXAM 104 (7 May 2020)

EXAM 104: CBC Letter to the Inspectors M1-A6 Link Road (7 May 2020)

EXAM 103: CBC response to Inspectors' letter, EXAM 102 (24 March 2020)

EXAM 102: Inspectors' update on Examination Timetable (19 March 2020)

EXAM 101: CBC letter to the Inspectors on M1-A6 JR update (20 February 2020)

EXAM 100: Statement of Common Ground between CBC and Historic England (31 January 2020)

EXAM 99: Important Countryside Gaps note (31 January 2020)

EXAM 98: Leisure Strategy note (31 January 2020)

EXAM 97: Shillington – revised site boundary and capacity evidence (31 January 2020)

EXAM 96: HAS16 Land Agreement note (31 January 2020)

EXAM 95: Primary Shopping Areas and Frontages (31 January 2020)

EXAM 94: Retail Impact threshold justification (31 January 2020)

EXAM 93: Self Build evidence note (31 January 2020)

EXAM 92: Hockliffe small and medium sites – impacts of flood risk assessment (31 January 2020)

EXAM 91: Housing Trajectory schedule of changes (31 January 2020)

EXAM 90: Housing Trajectory (31 January 2020)

EXAM 89: Land East of Biggleswade delivery rates (31 January 2020)

EXAM 88: Houghton Regis North – housing position statement (31 January 2020)

EXAM 87: Small and medium allocations delivery (31 January 2020)

EXAM 86: Housing delivery by source (31 January 2020)

EXAM 85: CBC Covering Letter to the Inspectors (31 January 2020)

EXAM 84: Letter from Inspectors to CBC on EXAM 83 (15 January 2020)

EXAM 83: CBC Response to Letter from Inspectors on EXAM 80 from 8 November 2019 (9 January 2020)

EXAM 82: CBC Response to Letter from Inspectors on EXAM 81 (11 November 2019)

EXAM 81: Letter from Inspectors to CBC on EXAM 80 (8 November 2019)

EXAM 80: CBC Response to Letter from Inspectors on EXAM 79 (29 October 2019)

EXAM 79: Letter from Inspectors to CBC on EXAM 77 (28 October 2019)

EXAM 78: CBC Local Plan Statement (October 2019)

EXAM 77: CBC Formal Response to Letter from Inspectors on EXAM 69 (14 October 2019)

EXAM 76: CBC Response to Letter from Inspectors on EXAM 74 (11 October 2019)

EXAM 75: Email Correspondence between Luton Borough Council and Programme Officer (20 September 2019)

EXAM 74: Letter from Inspectors to CBC on EXAM 72 (10 October 2019)

EXAM 73: Email Correspondence between CBC and Programme Officer (7 October 2019: 8 October 2019)

EXAM 72: CBC Response to Letter from Inspectors on EXAM 69 (7 October 2019)

EXAM 71: Email from Chilterns Conservation Board to Programme Officer (12 September 2019)

EXAM 70: CBC Initial Response to Inspectors on EXAM 69 (3 October 2019)

EXAM 69: Letter from Inspectors to CBC (Post-Examination) (30 September 2019)

EXAM 68: Aspley Triangle Landscape Sensitivity Study (January 2007)

EXAM 67-56: Landscape Character Assessment (LCA) (January 2015)

EXAM 55: Extract from EXAM 18A: M1-A6 Link Road Planning Support Statement

EXAM 54-50: Extracts from EXAM 16 and 16A: Environmental Statement (Volumes 1 and 2)

EXAM 49-43: Extracts from EXAM 18: M1-A6 Link Road Supporting Documents

EXAM 42: Note on Biggleswade Housing Infrastructure Fund (HIF) Allocation (August 2019)

EXAM 41: Note on Amendments to Policy SP1 (August 2019)

EXAM 40: CBC Leisure Strategy (February 2014)

EXAM 39: Report, Minutes and Decision Notice for HAS32 Cranfield (June 2019)

EXAM 38: Note on Town Centre Development (Policy R3) (August 2019)

EXAM 37: CBC Technical Guidance on Wind Energy Development (March 2013)

EXAM 36: CBC Guidance on Rights of Way Standards (November 2014)

EXAM 35: Note on Eaton Park and Eaton Bray Neighbourhood Plan (August 2019)

EXAM 34: Note on Employment Land Supply and Job Numbers (August 2019)

EXAM 33: Note on Population, Housing and Employment (July 2019)

EXAM 32: North Herts Local Plan: Letter from Inspector to NHDC (9 July 2019)

EXAM 31: Closing Statement for Local Plan Examination (July 2019)

EXAM 30: Letter from Network Rail to Prologis (Sundon RFI) (10 June 2019)

EXAM 29: Note on HAS32 Leighton Linslade (July 2019)

EXAM 28: Note on Affordable Housing (Policy H4) (July 2019)

EXAM 27: Note on Lindsells Crossing, Biggleswade (July 2019)

EXAM 26: Note on Revisions to Green Belt Boundaries (July 2019)

EXAM 25: Note on Green Belt Exceptional Circumstances (Sundon RFI) (July 2019)

EXAM 24: Note on Site Selection Process (July 2019)

EXAM 23: Note on Land Agreement at HAS16 Everton (July 2019)

EXAM 22: Note on Open Space Designations (July 2019)

EXAM 21: Gypsy and Traveller Commitments (Since 1 April 2016) (July 2019)

EXAM 20: Note on A600 Trip Generation (July 2019)

Exam documents (during hearings)

EXAM 19: Note on M1 J11a (July 2019)

EXAM 18-18A: M1-A6 Link Road Supporting Documents

EXAM 17-17D: M1-A6 Link Road Transport Assessment

EXAM 16-16D: Environmental Statement (March 2019)

EXAM 15: CBC Statement of Understanding with Highways England (M1 J13) (10 July 2019)

EXAM 14: Forest of Marston Vale: Forest Plan (2000)

EXAM 13: Extract from CBC Executive Committee Report on M1-A6 Link Road (11 June 2019)

EXAM 12: Note on the Identified Locations for Future Growth (June 2019)

EXAM 11: CBC Local Plan Growth Areas Map (Matter 4)

EXAM 10: Plan MK Examination Report and Modifications Schedule (Matter 2) (February 2019)

EXAM 9: Milton Keynes Council Letter to CBC on Marston Valley (Matter 1) (11 July 2018)

EXAM 8: Opening Speech for Local Plan Examination (May 2019)

Examination documents (pre-hearings)

EXAM 7-7T: CBC Response to EXAM 6

EXAM 6: Inspector's Response to CBC on EXAM 5 (15 October 2018)

EXAM 5-5EE: CBC Response to Inspector on EXAM 4 + Supporting Documents

EXAM 4: Inspector's Response to CBC on EXAM 3 (12 September 2018)

EXAM 3-3L: CBC Response to Inspector's Initial Questions + Supporting Documents

EXAM 2: Inspector's Initial Questions to CBC (9 August 2018)

EXAM 1-1D: Letter from Inspector on Habitats Regulation Assessment (HRA) Screening + Responses