Sustainability appraisal

The policies and proposals contained in the local plan must be appraised to ensure that they contribute to the aims of sustainable development. The SA/SEA document sets out the results of this appraisal for the various local plan documents. 

Lichfield district sustainability scoping report (updated November 2020)

Lichfield District scoping report (updated November 2020)

In line with the SEA Regulations, we are issuing this consultation to the Statutory Consultees for this process (Natural England, Historic England and the Environment Agency). In addition we are extending this consultation to other bodies who may have an interest in the document. Consultation will run for five weeks commencing 9 November 2020 and will close on 15 December 2020.

Please send comments to by the 15 December 2020.

Local plan review

Local plan allocations

The previous version of the sustainability appraisal can be viewed and downloaded using the links below, due to their size some of the documents are split into several parts:

Local plan allocations scoping report

Local plan strategy