Please see below for various reports and information
- Settlement Hierarchy Assessment Report September 2017
The Settlement Hierarchy has been reviewed following comments received at the Draft Plan stage and informs the Proposed Submission version of VALP.
- Draft Settlement Hierarchy Assessment Report June 2016
The Settlement Hierarchy has been reviewed following comments received at the issues and options stage. It now includes a ‘medium villages’ category.
- Settlement Hierarchy Review 2015
A review of the Hierarchy has been carried out after initial consultations with Parish and Town Councils following a desktop study. This assesses the sustainability of settlements and the facilities they have, grouping settlements into categories including strategic settlements, larger villages, smaller villages and other settlements. Comments on this document were invited as part of the issues and options consultation.