Plan Policy Consultations

We are keen to engage with our local residents and a range of stakeholders in the development of planning policy documents. If you would like to get involved and comment on an open consultation, register or amend your details for future consultations, please visit the Basingstoke and Deane Consultation Portal.

The easiest way to respond to one of the consultations is through the Consultation Portal. Alternatively, you can download a comments form from the consultation web pages and send your comments to us by email or post.

To view past planning policy consultations, please visit the council's Planning Consultation Portal.

Current Planning Policy Consultations

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Draft Landscape, Biodiversity and Trees Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)

The draft Landscape, Biodiversity and Trees SPD has been prepared by Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council in its role as Local Planning Authority to support the delivery of the Basingstoke and Deane Local Plan 2011 to 2029. The SPD addresses how landscape, biodiversity and tree considerations should inform new development.

When adopted by the council, the SPD will be a material consideration in the determination of planning applications.

The consultation runs for seven weeks from Monday 30 July to Monday 17 September 2018.

To view the document and/or respond to the consultation, please visit the council’s consultation portal.

Draft Overton Conservation Area Appraisal Supplementary Planning Document

Draft Overton Conservation Area Appraisal Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)

The draft Overton Conservation Area Appraisal SPD has been prepared by Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council in its role as Local Planning Authority to support the delivery of the Basingstoke and Deane Local Plan 2011 to 2029. The updated appraisal and management plan, will replace the existing appraisal.

The Overton Conservation Area, which is designated to protect the architectural and historic interest of the village, has been in place since 1971. From time to time it is important to review appraisals of conservation areas and to produce Management Plans, Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council has a duty to do so.

When adopted by the council, the SPD will be a material consideration in the determination of planning applications.

The consultation runs for seven weeks from Thursday 16 August to Thursday 4 October 2018.

Please click here to view the document and/or respond to the consultation.

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Planning Policy and Infrastructure team

Telephone: 01256 844844

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