Cannock Chase Council

Planning Policy

Evidence Base

The following documents provide the range of studies, reports and strategies which have helped to form the Local Plan Part 1 and from which the proportionate evidence base for the Local Plan examination will be drawn.

SUBMISSION DOCUMENTS  

Development Plan Documents

1. Cannock Chase Local Plan Local Plan (Part 1) Proposed Submission 2013 (CCC, 2013)

2. Cannock Chase Local Plan Draft Local Plan (Part 1) 2012 (CCC, 2012)

3. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Pre Publication Draft 2010 (CCC, 2010)

4. Rugeley Town Centre Area Action Plan Pre Publication Draft 2010 (CCC, 2010)

5. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Preferred Options 2009 (CCC, 2009)

6. Rugeley Town Centre Area Action Plan Preferred Options 2009 (CCC, 2009)

7. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Issues and Options 2008 (CCC, 2008)

8. Rugeley Town Centre Area Action Plan Issues and Options 2008 (CCC, 2008)

9. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Issues and Options 2007 (CCC, 2007)

10. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Issues and Options 2005/6 (CCC, 2006)

11. Cannock Chase Local Plan 1997 (CCC, 1997)

12. Cannock Chase Local Plan 1997 - Saved Policies 2007 (CCC, 2007)

 

Policies Maps

13. Local Plan Part 1 Policies Map 2013 (CCC, 2013)

14. Local Plan Proposals Map 1997 (CCC, 1997)

 

Sustainability Appraisals

15. Cannock Chase Local Plan - Local Plan (Part 1) Proposed Submission Sustainability Appraisal 2013 (Halcrow, 2013)

16. Cannock Chase Local Plan - Draft Local Plan (Part 1) Sustainability Appraisal 2012 (Halcrow, 2012)

17. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Pre Publication Draft Sustainability Appraisal 2010 & Appendices (Halcrow, 2010)

18. Rugeley Town Centre Area Action Plan Pre Publication Draft Sustainability Appraisal 2010 (White Young Green, 2010)

19. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Preferred Options Sustainability Appraisal 2009 (Halcrow, 2009)

20. Rugeley Town Centre Area Action Plan Preferred Options Sustainability Appraisal 2009 (White Young Green, 2009)

21. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Issues and Options Sustainability Appraisal 2008 (Halcrow, 2008)

22. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Issues and Options Sustainability Appraisal 2007 (Halcrow, 2007)

23. Local Development Framework Sustainability Appraisal Scoping Report 2005 (CCC, 2005)

 

Habitats Regulations Assessments and Appropriate Assessments

24. Cannock Chase Local Plan Local Plan (Part 1) Proposed Submission Habitat Regulations Assessment 2013 (Halcrow, 2013)

25. Cannock Chase Local Plan Draft Local Plan (Part 1) Habitat Regulations Assessment 2012 (Halcrow, 2012)

26. Legal Opinion on Appropriate Assessment of Core Strategy 2010 (Bircham Dyson Bell LLP, 2010)

27. Appropriate Assessment (Draft) of proposals contained in the Core Strategy of the Cannock Chase District Local Development Framework 2008 (CCC, 2010)

28. Habitats Regulations Assessment of Cannock Chase Core Strategy: Screening Report See 150 and 151

29. Screening Opinion for Stafford Borough Council and Cannock Chase District Council Local Development Frameworks in respect of Cannock Chase Natura 2000 site (CCC, June 2007)

 

Equalities Impact Assessments

30. Cannock Chase Local Plan Local Plan (Part 1) Proposed Submission Equalities Impact Assessment 2012 (CCC, December 2012)

31. Cannock Chase Local Plan Draft Local Plan (Part 1) Equalities Impact Assessment 2012 (CCC, August 2012)

32. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Pre Publication Draft Equalities Impact Assessment 2010 (CCC, 2010)

33. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Preferred Options Equalities Impact Assessment 2009 (CCC, 2009)

34. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Issues and Options Equalities Impact Assessment 2008 (CCC, 2008)

 

Local Plan Supporting Documents

35. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Issues and Options 2008 Publicity Leaflet - Chase Matters (CCC, 2008)

36. Cannock Chase Core Strategy Issues and Options 2008 Consultation Report including Cannock Chase Council Analysis Report Final 2008 and Cannock Chase Council Focus Group Summary Final 2008 ( Market ing Assistance, 2008)

37. Regulation 19 Consultation Statement (CCC, 2013)

37A. Summary of Representations and Responses to Local Plan (Part 1) Proposed Submission (CCC, 2013)

 

37B. Schedule of Proposed Modifications to Local Plan (Part 1) (CCC, 2013)

 

37C. Regulation 22 Consultation Statement (CCC, 2013)

38. Local Plan Duty to Cooperate Statement including Memorandum of Understanding between Tamworth Borough Council, Lichfield District Council and Cannock Chase District Council (CCC, 2013)

38A. Duty to Cooperate Statement - Supplement May 2013 (CCC, 2013)

39. PAS Critical Friend Report - Draft Local Plan Review (Planning Advisory Service, 2012)

40. Local Development Scheme 2012 (CCC, 2012)

41. Statement of Community Involvement (CCC, 2006)

42. Infrastructure Delivery Plan (CCC, 2013)

42A. Cannock Chase Council Infrastructure Delivery Plan (CCC, May 2013)

43. Corporate Plan 2011 - 2014 (CCC, 2011)

 

National and Regional Planning Policy

44. Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent 1996-2011 Structure Plan Saved Policies and Key Diagram 2007 (SCC, 2007)

45. West Midlands Regional Spatial Strategy Phase Two Revision Panel Report: Volume 1- Report, Volume 2 Annexes and Final Addendum 2009 ( West Midlands Regional Assembly, 2009)

46. West Midlands Regional Spatial Strategy: Phase Two Revision Draft Submission 2007 (West Midlands Regional Assembly, 2007) - Under the heading "WMRSS Phase Two Revision - Draft Submission" - under "Submission Documents".

47. West Midlands Regional Spatial Strategy: Phase 1 Revision 2008 ( West Midlands Regional Assembly, 2008)

48. National Planning Policy Framework 2012 (CLG, 2012)

49. Planning policy for Gypsy and traveller sites 2012 (CLG, 2012)

 

Housing

50. Cannock Chase District Housing Trajectory (CCC, Annual) - Contained within the 2012 SHLAA

51. Cannock Chase District Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment (CCC, May 2012)

52. Cannock District Local Delivery Plan 2011 - 2015 (CCC, November 2011)

53. Economic Viability Assessment of Future Development of Affordable Housing in Cannock Chase (Adams Integra, 2012)

54. A Strategic Housing Market Assessment for the C3 Housing Market Area of the West Midlands (Ecotec, May 2008) - produced for CCC, Sandwell MBC, Dudley MBC, Walsall MBC, Wolverhampton CC, South Staffs DC, Telford and Wrekin C, WMRA

55. Southern Staffordshire Districts Housing Needs Study and Strategic Housing Market Assessment (SHMA) Update (CCC, Lichfield & Tamworth Councils, May 2012)

55A. Implications of the 2011 based CLG Household Projections - Lichfield, Tamworth and Cannock Chase Housing Requirement Update (NLP, May 2013)

56. Cannock Chase District Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation Assessment (Lacalecon Associates, 2012)

57. DCLG Household Projections (DCLG, 2010)

58. Southern Staffordshire Local Investment Plan (Homes and Communities Agency, Cannock Chase Council, Lichfield District Council, South Staffordshire Council, Staffordshire County Council, Tamworth Borough Council, 2011)

59. 'The Best of Both Worlds' Staffordshire Flexicare Housing Strategy 2010-2015 (Staffordshire County Council, 2011)

60. Land West of Pye Green Road Development Brief (CCC, March 2011)

 

Employment and Economy

61. Greater Birmingham and Solihull Enterprise Partnership (LEP)

62. Strategy for Growth White Paper (GBS LEP, October 2012)

63. Staffordshire and Stoke Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP)

63A. Stoke on Trent & Staffordshire - A Proposal for a Local Enterprise Partnership (Stoke on Trent & Staffordshire LEP, 6th September 2010)

63B. Strategic Business Plan 2012 - 2013 (Stoke On Trent & Staffordshire LEP, 2012)

64. Employment Land Availability Assessment (CCC, December 2012)

65. Employment Land Projections Update (CCC, October 2012) 

66. Strategic Spatial Framework Plan and Planning Charter (Greater Birmingham and Solihull LEP, February 2012)

67. Existing Employment Areas Study (CCC, February 2011)

68. Index of Resilience for Council's in England (Experian, 2010)

69. Nomisweb Statistics - Earnings by Workplace (2010)

70. Cannock Chase and the Recession: Case Study ( West Midlands Leaders Board, 2009)

71. National Land Use Database - Cannock Chase Council data (CCC, 2011)

72. WMRSS Phase 2 Revision Employment Land Provision Background Paper (WMRA, March 2009)

73. Cannock Chase Council Employment Land Study: Stage 1 (King Sturge, 2009)

74. Cannock Chase Council Employment Land Study: Stage 2 (King Sturge, 2009)

75. Cannock Chase Strategic Economic Development Support (Optimat, 2008)

76. Cannock Chase Strategic Economic Development Support: Local Economic Assessment, post recession revision (Optimat, 2009)

77. Cannock Chase Council Employment Land Study, Future Land Estimation Report  and Technical Appendix (SCC, April 2008)

78. Connecting to Success: West Midlands Economic Strategy (AWM, December 2007)

79. Southern Staffordshire Tomorrow: An Economic Regeneration Strategy for Southern Staffordshire ( Southern Staffordshire Partnership, 2012)

80. The Functioning Economic Geography of the West Midlands ( University of Birmingham , September 2006)

 

Retail / Town Centres

81. Cannock Chase Retail Study Update (White Young Green, November 2012)

82. Cannock Chase Retail Study (White Young Green, October 2009)

83. RSS Phase 2 Revision - Regional Retail Study (Roger Tym and Partners for West Midlands Regional Assembly, 2006 with 2007 & 2009 updates)

84. Offices Study for Cannock Town Centre (King Sturge, October 2009)

85. Cannock Chase Offices Study Update (Jones Lang LaSalle, October 2012)

 

Health

86. South Staffordshire PCT's Strategic Plan (South Staffordshire NHS Primary Care Trust, 2008 - 2013) - produced for health service providers

87. Locality Plan (Cannock Chase Commissioning Consortium) - produced for GP practices

 

Education

88. Planning of School Places (SCC, Updated Annually)

89. Education Planning Obligations Policy 2008 / 9 (SCC, April 2009)

90. Adult and Community Learning (SCC, Updated Annually)

 

Community

91. Local Facilities Study (CCC, December 2012)

92. Cannock Chase Crime and Disorder reduction Partnership Strategic Assessment (CCC, 2009) - produced for Staffordshire CDRP

93. Our Shared Future: Community Cohesion in Staffordshire (SCC, 2007) - produced for Staffordshire Community Partnership

94. Cannock Chase Community Safety Partnership - Strategic Assessment (SCC, 2010)

 

Transport

95. A Strategy for the A5 2011-2026 - A449 Gailey (Staffordshire) to A45 Weedon (Northamptonshire) (A5 Transport Group in conjunction with Highways Agency, Staffordshire County Council, Warwickshire County Council, Leicestershire County Council, Northamptonshire County Council, South Staffordshire District Council, Cannock Chase District Council, Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council, Lichfield District Council, Tamworth Borough Council, North Warwickshire Borough Council, Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council, Rugby Borough Council, Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council, Blaby District Council, Harborough District Council and Daventry District Council, July 2012)

96. West Coast Main Line Route Utilisation Strategy Draft for Consultation (Network Rail, December 2010)

97. West Midlands and Chilterns Route Utilisation Strategy (RUS) (Network Rail, May 2011)

98. The Potential Impact of Development Traffic on the Strategic Road Network in Cannock: A modelling Study, Highways Agency (JMP, October 2010)

99. Staffordshire Local Transport Plan 3, Strategy Plan, 2011-26 (SCC, 2011)

99A Staffordshire Local Transport Plan 3, Strategy Plan, 2011-26 Appendix A: Draft Cannock Chase District Integrated Transport Strategy 2011 - 2026 (SCC, 2011)

99B Staffordshire Local Transport Plan 3, Strategy Plan, 2011-26 Appendix I: Connectivity and Congestion (SCC, 2011)

99C Staffordshire Local Transport Plan 3, Strategy Plan, 2011-26 Appendix L: Staffordshire Freight Strategy (SCC, 2011)

99D Staffordshire Local Transport Plan 3, Strategy Plan, 2011-26: Appendix O: Overview of Air Quality (SCC, 2011)

99E Staffordshire Local Transport Plan 3, Implementation Plan, 2011-26 (SCC, 2011)

100. Cannock Chase LDF, Accessibility Appraisal Addendum (November 2009)

101. Cannock Chase LDF, Accessibility Appraisal (SCC, June 2009)

102. West Midlands Region - Draft Rail Vision ( West Midlands Regional Rail Forum, 2013)

103. Network RUS Electrification (Network Rail, October 2009)

104. A Study of Commuting Patterns in Great Britain based on the Annual Population Survey 2008 (ONS, 2008)

105. 2011 Air Quality Progress Report for Cannock Chase Council (CCC, 2011)

106. Detailed Assessment Report: Air Quality (CCC, 2010)

107. Further Assessment of Air Quality - Nitrogen Dioxide and Fine Particulate Matter; A5 Corridor - Churchbridge to Longford (December 2007)

108. The Transport Impact of Proposed Cannock Chase Council Local Development Framework Sites on the M6 and A5 Corridors (SCC, 2007) Part 1 and Part 2

 

Climate Change and Natural Resources (including Minerals and Waste)

109. West Midlands Renewable Energy Capacity Study ( Telford and Wrekin Council, March 2011) - produced for the West Midlands Authorities

109B. Renewable Energy Capacity Study for the West Midlands - A final annex document to Telford & Wrekin Council (Telford & Wrekin Council, March 2011) - produced for the West Midlands Authorities

109C. West Midlands Renewable Energy Capacity Study - Implications for Cannock Chase (Telford & Wrekin Council, March 2011) - produced for the West Midlands Authorities

109D. West Midlands Renewable Energy Capacity Study - Cannock Chase District Maps (Telford & Wrekin Council, March 2011) - produced for the West Midlands Authorities

110. Staffordshire County Wide Renewable/ Low Carbon Energy Study (Camco, September 2010) - produced for Staffordshire Strategic Partnership

111. Staffordshire Renewable and Low Carbon Energy Study; Briefing Note in response to Wind Energy (Camco, 2011)

112. Climate Change and Renewable Energy Background Paper (CCDC, 2011)

113. Southern Staffordshire Outline Water Cycle Study (Royal Haskoning, July 2010) (incorporating Trent Valley Catchment Abstraction Management Plan (Environment Agency); Trent Catchment Flood Management Plan (Environment Agency); Humber River Basin Management Plan (Environment Agency); South Staffordshire Water Resources Management Plan (South Staffordshire Water); Severn Trent Water Resource Management Plan (Severn Trent).

113A. Southern Staffordshire Water Cycle Study Addendum (Haskoning UK for Stafford Borough, Lichfield District, Tamworth, Borough, South Staffordshire District and Cannock Chase District Councils, April 2011)

114. Southern Staffordshire Phase 1 Surface Water Management Plan (Royal Haskoning, July 2010)

114A. Southern Staffordshire Surface Water Management Plan - Phase 1 Addendum (Haskoning UK for Stafford Borough, Lichfield District, Tamworth Borough, South Staffordshire District and Cannock Chase District Councils, April 2011)

115. Southern Staffordshire Phase 2 Surface Water Management Plan (Royal Haskoning, 2011)

116. Cannock Chase District Strategic Flood Risk Assessment and Flood Maps (Halcrow, May 2008)

117. Rugeley Town Centre Strategic Flood Risk Assessment (Halcrow, 2009)

118. Staffordshire and Stoke On Trent Joint Waste Core Strategy 2010 - 2026 Publication Document Tracked Changes (SCC, March 2012)

118A. Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent Joint Waste Local Plan 2010 - 2026 (SCC and City of Stoke on Trent , March 2013)

119. Staffordshire and Stoke On Trent Joint Waste Core Strategy 2010 - 2026 Publication Document (SCC, September 2011)

120. Staffordshire and Stoke On Trent Joint Waste Core Strategy 2010 - 2026- Consultation on an Emerging Waste Core Strategy' (SCC and Stoke on Trent City Council, July 2010)

121. Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent 1998-2011 Waste Local Plan Saved Policies and Proposals Map (SCC, 2007)

122. Joint Municipal Waste Strategy for Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent (SCC and Stoke on Trent City Council, 2007)

123. Staffordshire County Council Minerals Core Strategy - Issues and Options 2 (SCC, September 2008) supported by the Revised Sustainability Appraisal Scoping Report (SCC, August 2008) and Habitats Regulations Assessment Screening of Draft Issues and Options (SCC, September 2008)

124. Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent 1994-2006 Minerals Local Plan Saved Policies and Proposals Map and Inset Map 3 Cannock Coalfield (SCC, 2007)

125. Provision of Geological Information and a Revision of Mineral Consultation Areas for Staffordshire County Council (British Geological Survey, 2006)

NOTE: See also evidence for air quality under 'Transport'

 

Tourism, Leisure and Recreation

126. Staffordshire County Council Tourism Strategy 2012-2014 (SCC, January 2012)

127. Destination Staffordshire Tourism Review Strategy and Action Plan 2011-2014 (Staffordshire Destination Management Partnership, May 2011)

128. Destination Staffordshire Tourism Review Strategy and Action Plan Appendices (Staffordshire Destination Management Partnership, May 2011)

129. PPG17 Open Space, Sport and Recreation Facilities Audit Facilities Audit (CCC, 2009) incorporating:

129a- Indoor and Outdoor Sports Facilities Study (CCC, 2010)

129b- Open Spaces Assessment (CCC, 2009)

130. Urban Forestry Strategy 2008-2013 (CCC, 2008)

 

Natural Heritage and Landscape Character

131. Environmental Capacity in Cannock Chase District (LUC, 2013)

132. Green Belt Review (CCC, May 2010)

133. Cannock Chase AONB Management Plan (AONB Partners, 2009 - 2014) produced for AONB Steering Committee/Natural England

134. Cannock Chase AONB Assessment of Agricultural Landscapes (Ashmead Price, 2006) produced for the AONB Partnership

135. Horsiculture Monitoring within the Cannock Chase AONB (Farming and Wildlife Advisory Group, 2008) produced for the AONB Partnership     

136. Landscape Character Assessment of Cannock Chase District (Ashmead Price, 2009)

137. Historic Environment Character Assessment of Cannock Chase District (Staffordshire County Council, 2009)

138. Green Infrastructure Assessment (CCC, 2011)

139. Extended Phase 1 Habitat Survey of Cannock Chase District (Penny Andersons, 2009)

140. Enhancing Biodiversity across the West Midlands (West Midlands Biodiversity Partnership / Natural England , 2008)

141. Cannock Chase-Sutton Park Draft Green Infrastructure Action Plan (Land Use Consultants, 2009) produced for Natural England

142. Staffordshire Biodiversity Action Plan (Staffordshire Biodiversity Partnership, 2001)

143. Staffordshire Geodiversity Action Plan (Staffordshire Wildlife Trust, 2010).

144. B4154 / A5 Drainage Study (White Young Green, 2008) produced for the Highways Agency, SCC

145. Evidence Base relating to the Cannock Chase SAC and the Appropriate Assessment of Local Authority Core Strategies (CCC, Stafford BC , Lichfield DC , South Staffordshire DC and Staffordshire CC, November 2010)

146. Cannock Chase SAC Visitor Survey (CCC, Stafford BC , Lichfield DC , South Staffordshire DC and Staffordshire CC, 2012) and Map Annex

147. Impacts of Recreation to Cannock Chase SAC (CCC, Stafford BC , Lichfield DC , South Staffordshire DC and Staffordshire CC, 2012)

148. Cannock Chase SAC Mitigation Report (CCC, Stafford BC , Lichfield DC , South Staffordshire DC and Staffordshire CC, 2012)

148A. Cannock Chase District Council - Advice On Cannock Chase SAC

(Bircham Dyson Bell LLP, May 2013)

149. Cannock Chase SAC Visitor Observation Study (CCC, Stafford BC , Lichfield DC , South Staffordshire DC and Staffordshire CC, 2012)

150. Cannock Extension Canal Appropriate Assessment Baseline Report (White Young Green, 2007) produced for CCC and the Black Country Authorities

151. Cannock Extension Canal Appropriate Assessment Screening Report (White Young Green, 2007) produced for CCC and the Black Country Authorities

152. Landscape Character Assessment of Staffordshire and Planning for Landscape Change Supplementary Planning Guidance (Staffordshire County Council, 2000-2001)

Historic Townscape Environment

Conservation Area Appraisals:

Conservation Area Management Plans:

·         163. Conservation Areas Management Plan (CCC, Draft 2010)

·         164. Rugeley Town Centre Management Plan (CCC, Draft 2010)

·         165. Main Road, Brereton Management Plan (CCC, Draft 2010)

·         166. Cannock Town Centre Management Plan (CCC, Draft 2012)

·         167. North Street, Bridgtown Management Plan (CCC, Draft 2012)

168. Extensive Urban Survey for Cannock (SCC, 2009)

169. Extensive Urban Survey for Rugeley (SCC, 2010)

170. Historic Environment Record (Staffordshire County Council, ongoing)

171. English Heritage Heritage at Risk Register (English Heritage, Annual)

172. Cannock Chase Characterisation Study (including Character Area Descriptions) and Consultation Summary (CCC, Draft 2011)

173. West Midlands/Staffordshire Historic Farmsteads Survey (English Heritage, 2010)

174. Pre-Draft Design SPD and Characterisation Consultation Summary (CCC, 2011)

 

Other

175. The Future of Cannock Chase Sustainable Community Strategy 2008 - 2020 (CCC, 2008 - 2020) - produced for Chase Community Partnership and associated LSP group delivery plans

176. Staffordshire Sustainable Community Strategy 2008 - 2023 (SCC, 2008)

177. State of Cannock Chase Report (CCC, 2008 - 9)

178. Brereton and Ravenhill Parish Plan (Brereton and Ravenhill Parish Council, 2006)

179. The Cannock Chase Compact (Chase CVS, 2009) - produced for Chase Community Partnership

180. ONS Sub-national population projections (ONS)

181. ONS Cannock Chase Labour Market Profile (ONS, 2011)

182. Annual Monitoring Report (CCC, Annual)

183. The English Indices of Deprivation 2010 (DCLG, 2010)

184. Child Poverty Statistics (End Child Poverty, January 2012)

185A. Report to Council and Council Minute (CCC, January 2013)

186A. Report to Portfolio Leader (including approval to proceed to Submission) (CCC, May 2013)