LPP2: Site Allocations and Development Management Policies

New Sites for Gypsies, Travellers and Travelling Showpeople

7.21  The spatial strategy and strategic objectives of Local Plan Part 1 seek to respond to the local needs of the community by supporting the delivery of a range of new homes and accommodation. This includes the needs of specific groups of the population such as Gypsies, Travellers and Travelling Showpeople. Local Plan Part 1 sets out strategic criteria in Policy AHN4 for identifying suitable sites and for determining planning applications.

7.22  The Council identifies and allocates sites in Local Plan Part 2 to meet the identified need. This section sets out the Council's proposed approach to addressing that need.