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Plan document

Title Type Themes File
Greater Cambridge Local Plan First Proposals - committee stage Plan document Greater Cambridge Local Plan First Proposals - committee stage 20.08 MB

Supporting documents

Title Type Themes File
Consultation statement Supporting document Consultation statement 4.39 MB
Duty to Cooperate Statement of Compliance Supporting document Duty to Cooperate Statement of Compliance 1.38 MB
Equalities Impact Assessment Supporting document Equalities Impact Assessment 265.11 KB
First Proposals Habitats Regulation Assessment Supporting document First Proposals Habitats Regulation Assessment 3.08 MB
Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 1 Supporting document Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 1 4.17 MB
Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 2 Supporting document Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 2 143.93 KB
Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 3 Supporting document Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 3 150.47 KB
Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 4 (Part A) Supporting document Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 4 (Part A) 4 MB
Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 4 (Part B) Supporting document Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 4 (Part B) 16.32 MB
Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 4 (Part C) Supporting document Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 4 (Part C) 20.8 MB
Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 5 Supporting document Greater Cambridge HELAA - Appendix 5 8.41 MB
Greater Cambridge HELAA - Errata (Updated 13 September 2021) Supporting document Greater Cambridge HELAA - Errata (Updated 13 September 2021) 1.03 MB
Greater Cambridge HELAA Report 2021 Supporting document Greater Cambridge HELAA Report 2021 1.18 MB
Greater Cambridge Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal (Updated 13 September 2021) Supporting document Greater Cambridge Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal (Updated 13 September 2021) 2.13 MB
Greater Cambridge Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal - Annex 1 Supplement to SA appendix E Supporting document Greater Cambridge Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal - Annex 1 Supplement to SA appendix E 393.82 KB
Greater Cambridge Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal - Appendices Supporting document Greater Cambridge Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal - Appendices 13.77 MB
Greater Cambridge Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal - Non technical summary Supporting document Greater Cambridge Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal - Non technical summary 918.63 KB
Statement of Common Ground Supporting document Statement of Common Ground 348.56 KB

Topic papers

Title Type Themes File
Biodiversity topic paper Topic paper Biodiversity and green spaces Biodiversity topic paper 1.05 MB
Climate change topic paper Topic paper Climate change Climate change topic paper 1.25 MB
Great Places topic paper Topic paper Great places Great Places topic paper 1.2 MB
Homes topic paper Topic paper Homes Homes topic paper 1.5 MB
Infrastructure topic paper Topic paper Infrastructure Infrastructure topic paper 2.53 MB
Jobs topic paper Topic paper Jobs Jobs topic paper 1.66 MB
Strategy Topic Paper (Updated 13 September 2021) Topic paper Strategy Strategy Topic Paper (Updated 13 September 2021) 6.72 MB
Wellbeing topic paper Topic paper Wellbeing and social inclusion Wellbeing topic paper 1.36 MB

Evidence base

Strategy

Title Type Themes File
Housing Delivery Study for Greater Cambridge (updated 13 September 2021) Evidence base (August 2021) Strategy Housing Delivery Study for Greater Cambridge (updated 13 September 2021) 6.7 MB
Strategic spatial options assessment Green Infrastructure Opportunity Mapping - Supplement Evidence base (August 2021) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment Green Infrastructure Opportunity Mapping - Supplement 170.89 KB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Habitats Regulations Assessment - Supplement Evidence base (August 2021) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Habitats Regulations Assessment - Supplement 541.8 KB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Implications for carbon emissions - Supplement Evidence base (August 2021) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Implications for carbon emissions - Supplement 419.38 KB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Infrastructure Delivery Plan - Supplement Evidence base (August 2021) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Infrastructure Delivery Plan - Supplement 334.68 KB
Strategic Spatial Options Assessment: Integrated Water Management Study - Supplement Evidence base (August 2021) Strategy Strategic Spatial Options Assessment: Integrated Water Management Study - Supplement 96.19 KB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Landscape & Townscape - Supplement Evidence base (August 2021) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Landscape & Townscape - Supplement 230.18 KB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Strategic Heritage Impact Assessment - Supplement Evidence base (August 2021) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Strategic Heritage Impact Assessment - Supplement 258.8 KB
Strategic spatial options appraisal: Employment - Supplement (GL Hearn, with SQW, Cambridge Econometrics, and Iceni Projects) Evidence base (August 2021) Strategy Strategic spatial options appraisal: Employment - Supplement (GL Hearn, with SQW, Cambridge Econometrics, and Iceni Projects) 165.84 KB
Transport Evidence Report - Preferred Options Update (updated 13 September 2021) Evidence base (August 2021) Strategy Transport Evidence Report - Preferred Options Update (updated 13 September 2021) 4.23 MB
Title Type Themes File
Development Strategy Options –Summary Report Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Development Strategy Options –Summary Report 783.99 KB
Existing Transport Conditions Report Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Existing Transport Conditions Report 11.23 MB
Housing and Employment Relationships Report Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Housing and Employment Relationships Report 704.6 KB
Housing Delivery Study for Greater Cambridge – Interim Findings, including strategic spatial options assessment   Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Housing Delivery Study for Greater Cambridge – Interim Findings, including strategic spatial options assessment   5.37 MB
Review & Economic Evidence Base Study Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Review & Economic Evidence Base Study 2.49 MB
Strategic spatial options assessment Green Infrastructure Opportunity Mapping Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment Green Infrastructure Opportunity Mapping 377.55 KB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Habitats Regulations Assessment Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Habitats Regulations Assessment 1.15 MB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Implications for carbon emissions Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Implications for carbon emissions 845.95 KB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Infrastructure Delivery Plan Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Infrastructure Delivery Plan 1010.91 KB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Integrated Water Management Study Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Integrated Water Management Study 4 MB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Landscape & Townscape Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Landscape & Townscape 1.46 MB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Sustainability Appraisal Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Sustainability Appraisal 3.65 MB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Viability Assessment Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Viability Assessment 6.45 MB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Equalities Impact Assessment Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Equalities Impact Assessment 222.38 KB
Strategic spatial options assessment: Transport Evidence report Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Strategic spatial options assessment: Transport Evidence report 1.28 MB
Strategic spatial options for testing – methodology document Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Strategic spatial options for testing – methodology document 7.44 MB
Strategic spatial options appraisal: Employment Evidence base (November 2020) Strategy Strategic spatial options appraisal: Employment 406.62 KB

Climate change

Title Type Themes File
Greater Cambridge Local Plan: Net Zero Carbon Evidence Base - Non Technical Summary Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Greater Cambridge Local Plan: Net Zero Carbon Evidence Base - Non Technical Summary 3.08 MB
Integrated Water Management Study - Outline Water Cycle Strategy (Stantec) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study - Outline Water Cycle Strategy (Stantec) 18.08 MB
Integrated Water Management Study - Strategic Flood Risk Assessment Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study - Strategic Flood Risk Assessment 5.81 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix B (Key Hydraulic Features) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix B (Key Hydraulic Features) 33.35 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix B (Setting) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix B (Setting) 1.36 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix C (Geology) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix C (Geology) 1.76 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix C (Source Protection Zones) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix C (Source Protection Zones) 25.15 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D1 (EA Flood Zones) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D1 (EA Flood Zones) 22.32 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D10 (Groundwater Flood Risk) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D10 (Groundwater Flood Risk) 19.79 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D11 (Sewer Flooding) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D11 (Sewer Flooding) 24.41 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D12 (Flood Warning Areas) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D12 (Flood Warning Areas) 26.99 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D2 (Best Available Hydraulic Models) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D2 (Best Available Hydraulic Models) 373.67 KB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D3 (Modelled Flood Extents) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D3 (Modelled Flood Extents) 24.65 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D4 (Modelled Climate Change Flood Extents) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D4 (Modelled Climate Change Flood Extents) 21 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D5 (Areas Benefiting from Defences) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D5 (Areas Benefiting from Defences) 33.31 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D6 (Functional Floodplain) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D6 (Functional Floodplain) 22.65 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D7 (Historic Flooding) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D7 (Historic Flooding) 27.79 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D8 (Surface Water Flood Risk) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D8 (Surface Water Flood Risk) 21.55 MB
Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D9 (Reservoir Flood Risk) Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Integrated Water Management Study Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - Appendix D9 (Reservoir Flood Risk) 28.18 MB
Net Zero Carbon Study - Carbon Reduction Targets Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Net Zero Carbon Study - Carbon Reduction Targets 12.72 MB
Net Zero Carbon Study - Cost Report Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Net Zero Carbon Study - Cost Report 1.28 MB
Net Zero Carbon Study - Defining Net Zero Carbon Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Net Zero Carbon Study - Defining Net Zero Carbon 2.86 MB
Net Zero Carbon Study - Offsetting Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Net Zero Carbon Study - Offsetting 3.55 MB
Net Zero Carbon Study - Policy Recommendations Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Net Zero Carbon Study - Policy Recommendations 1.18 MB
Net Zero Carbon Study - Technical Feasibility Evidence base (August 2021) Climate change Net Zero Carbon Study - Technical Feasibility 17.41 MB
Title Type Themes File
Cambridgeshire Renewables Infrastructure Framework Evidence base (2012) Climate change Cambridgeshire Renewables Infrastructure Framework 7.38 MB

Biodiversity and green spaces

Title Type Themes File
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Evidence base (August 2021) Biodiversity and green spaces Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment 10.83 MB
Greater Cambridge Landscape Character Assessment (Part A) Evidence base (August 2021) Biodiversity and green spaces Greater Cambridge Landscape Character Assessment (Part A) 29.59 MB
Greater Cambridge Landscape Character Assessment (Part B) Evidence base (August 2021) Biodiversity and green spaces Greater Cambridge Landscape Character Assessment (Part B) 15.27 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Infrastructure Opportunity Mapping Recommendations (Updated 13 September 2021) Evidence base (August 2021) Biodiversity and green spaces Greater Cambridge Green Infrastructure Opportunity Mapping Recommendations (Updated 13 September 2021) 12.16 MB
Title Type Themes File
Greater Cambridge Green Infrastructure Opportunity Mapping Baseline Report Evidence base (November 2020) Biodiversity and green spaces Greater Cambridge Green Infrastructure Opportunity Mapping Baseline Report 16.36 MB

Wellbeing and social inclusion

No specific documents are related to this theme.

Great Places

Title Type Themes File
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment - Appendix A - Contributions and Overall Harm Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment - Appendix A - Contributions and Overall Harm 8.26 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Abington to Barton Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Abington to Barton 12.62 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Cambridge - Arbury to Cambridge North Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Cambridge - Arbury to Cambridge North 13.3 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Cambridge - High Cross to Newnham Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Cambridge - High Cross to Newnham 4.4 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Cambridge - Newtown to Trumpington Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Cambridge - Newtown to Trumpington 12.42 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Comberton to Cottenham Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Comberton to Cottenham 11.85 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Fen Ditton to Fulbourn Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Fen Ditton to Fulbourn 13.64 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Great Shelford to Hardwick Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Great Shelford to Hardwick 16.23 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Harlton to Haslingfield Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Harlton to Haslingfield 19.13 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Hauxton to Histon and Impington Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Hauxton to Histon and Impington 15.17 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Horningsea to Little Eversden Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Horningsea to Little Eversden 12.52 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Little Shelford to Milton Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Little Shelford to Milton 17.21 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Newton to Outer Areas Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Newton to Outer Areas 15.38 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Pampisford to Stow-cum-Quy Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Pampisford to Stow-cum-Quy 16.91 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Teversham to Toft Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Teversham to Toft 12.61 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Waterbeach to Whittlesford Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Appendix B - Waterbeach to Whittlesford 13.2 MB
Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Report Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Greater Cambridge Green Belt Assessment Report 6.58 MB
Strategic Heritage Impact Assessment Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Strategic Heritage Impact Assessment 807.14 KB
Strategic Heritage Impact Assessment - Baseline Evidence base (August 2021) Great places Strategic Heritage Impact Assessment - Baseline 10.93 MB

Jobs

Title Type Themes File
Greater Cambridge Creative Business and Cultural Production Workspace: Specifications and Practical Requirements Study Evidence base (August 2021) Jobs Greater Cambridge Creative Business and Cultural Production Workspace: Specifications and Practical Requirements Study 12.78 MB
Greater Cambridge Retail and Leisure - First Proposals Interim Findings Evidence base (August 2021) Jobs Greater Cambridge Retail and Leisure - First Proposals Interim Findings 216.79 KB
Retail and Leisure study - Appendices Evidence base (August 2021) Jobs Retail and Leisure study - Appendices 5.41 MB
Retail and Leisure study - Baseline Evidence base (August 2021) Jobs Retail and Leisure study - Baseline 2.58 MB
Understanding demand for B8 premises across Greater Cambridge Evidence base (August 2021) Jobs Understanding demand for B8 premises across Greater Cambridge 1.24 MB

Homes

Title Type Themes File
Cambridgeshire and West Suffolk Housing Needs of Specific Groups (DRAFT) Evidence base (August 2021) Homes Cambridgeshire and West Suffolk Housing Needs of Specific Groups (DRAFT) 3.54 MB
Housing Needs of Specific Groups - Addendum for Greater Cambridge (updated 17 September 2021) Evidence base (August 2021) Homes Housing Needs of Specific Groups - Addendum for Greater Cambridge (updated 17 September 2021) 1.95 MB
Title Type Themes File
Greater Cambridge Housing Strategy Annexe 10: Clustering and Distribution of Affordable Housing Evidence base (June 2021) Homes Greater Cambridge Housing Strategy Annexe 10: Clustering and Distribution of Affordable Housing 120.58 KB
Greater Cambridge Housing Strategy Annexe 11: Setting of Affordable Rents Evidence base (June 2021) Homes Greater Cambridge Housing Strategy Annexe 11: Setting of Affordable Rents 123.6 KB
Greater Cambridge Housing Strategy Annexe 9: Build to Rent Evidence base (June 2021) Homes Greater Cambridge Housing Strategy Annexe 9: Build to Rent 153.99 KB
Title Type Themes File
Bourn Airfield Market Demand Appraisal Build to Rent Evidence base (March 2021) Homes Bourn Airfield Market Demand Appraisal Build to Rent 4.51 MB
Build to Rent Market Strategic Overview and Summary of Site-Specific Appraisals Evidence base (March 2021) Homes Build to Rent Market Strategic Overview and Summary of Site-Specific Appraisals 426.72 KB
North East Cambridge Market Demand Appraisal Build to Rent Evidence base (March 2021) Homes North East Cambridge Market Demand Appraisal Build to Rent 6.47 MB
Northstowe Market Demand Appraisal Build to Rent Evidence base (March 2021) Homes Northstowe Market Demand Appraisal Build to Rent 4.94 MB
Waterbeach Market Demand Appraisal Build to Rent Evidence base (March 2021) Homes Waterbeach Market Demand Appraisal Build to Rent 4.28 MB
Title Type Themes File
Build to Rent Market in Greater Cambridge and West Suffolk Evidence base (June 2020) Homes Build to Rent Market in Greater Cambridge and West Suffolk 6.93 MB
Title Type Themes File
Greater Cambridge Housing Strategy 2019-2023: Homes for Our Future and Annexes 1-8 Evidence base (2019) Homes Greater Cambridge Housing Strategy 2019-2023: Homes for Our Future and Annexes 1-8 5.42 MB

Infrastructure

Title Type Themes File
First Proposals Viability Report Evidence base (August 2021) Infrastructure First Proposals Viability Report 8.85 MB
Greater Cambridge Local Plan Infrastructure Delivery Plan Interim Report September 2021 Evidence base (August 2021) Infrastructure Greater Cambridge Local Plan Infrastructure Delivery Plan Interim Report September 2021 553.11 KB

First Conversation consultation results 

The following documents, published in September 2020, present the results of the comments received during the First Conversation consultation on the emerging Greater Cambridge Local Plan, which took place in January and February 2020:  

Call for Sites results  

The following documents, published in September 2020, present the Call for Sites data received during the First Conversation consultation on the emerging Greater Cambridge Local Plan, which took place in January and February 2020: