Local Plan Review



Consultation on South Staffs Council’s Preferred Options stage of their Local Plan will run from 1st November until 5:00 pm on 13th December 2021.


FACE TO FACE MEETINGS – There will be face to face meetings available at Bilbrook Village Hall, Joeys Lane, Bilbrook, WV8 1JL on Wednesday 10th November.   You will need to be book an appointment via South Staffs Council, calling 01902 696000 customer services. The first appointment slot for each session will be 10.30am, with the final slot of the day 7.30pm.


VIRTUAL MEETINGS – There will also be a Q&A session via MS Teams that residents can attend on Thursday 11th November. See the link below to join the meeting.




CALLS WITH OFFICERS – In addition to the above virtual meetings and face to face appointments,  residents will be able to arrange telephone calls/virtual meetings with South Staffs Council officers throughout the 6-week consultation and a diary is being kept updated to enable this to happen.


Below are links to the Local Plan paperwork.


  1. Final Preferred Optionsdocument and updated Preferred Options FAQs both now on this page: https://www.sstaffs.gov.uk/planning/preferred-options.cfm


  1. Local Plan Review Evidence Basepage, which contains the topic papers and studies underpinning the Local Plan Review.  (Please be aware that this is still being updated as we format the documents in readiness for the start of the consultation period.)


  1. Details of Public Engagement including Online Q&A Sessions, In Person Sessions (by appointment), one-to-one virtual sessions on Teams and telephone to Team Members, all on one page here: https://www.sstaffs.gov.uk/planning/local-plan-review-4.cfm


  1. Links to dedicated Local Plan Consultation Portalon Local Plan Review, Consultation, Policy Updates pages.