Planning Policy Consultations

The Council is making progress in producing the West Oxfordshire Local Development Framework, the strategy which will guide development in our District to 2026. We will use this site to present consultation documents and events and this is your opportunity to have your say on the future development of West Oxfordshire.  

Using this site you will be able to view or download consultation documents and take part in consultations by answering online questionnaires, making comments on a document and uploading your response documents.  You will also be able to view past consultations, and the comments people made.

If you register with us and tell us your interests we will contact you when a consultation is about to take place. 

Please note  - comments about planning applications can not be made using this site - Commenting on Planning Applications

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NameStatusOpen DateClose Date

Draft Local Plan October 2012 Featured

The draft Local Plan (previously called the 'Core Strategy') sets out the overall framework to guide future development throughout West Oxfordshire over the next 17 years. The plan has been updated to take account of previous consultation responses, changes to MOD housing requirements at Carterton, transport proposals at Witney and the Government's recent National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF).

Closed 07 Nov 2012 19 Dec 2012

West Oxfordshire Local Plan 2031 - PROPOSED MAIN MODIFICATIONS

Closed 07 Nov 2016 25 Dec 2016

Article 4 Direction - Leafield Technical Centre

Closed 19 May 2016 20 Jun 2016

Article 4 Direction - West Oxon Business Sites

Consultation on the application of Article 4 Directions, to remove permitted development rights for the change of use from office buildings to residential use.

Closed 24 Mar 2016 05 May 2016

Immediate Article 4 Direction

Closed 29 Feb 2016 31 Mar 2016

West Oxfordshire Design Guide

Closed 14 Dec 2015 22 Jan 2016

Community Infrastructure Levy - Settlement Boundary Consultation

Consultation on proposed settlement boundaries in West Oxfordshire, to define where different CIL charges for commercial development should apply.

Closed 20 Nov 2015 18 Dec 2015

West Oxfordshire Proposed Submission Local Plan 2011-2031

This consultation is being undertaken in accordance with Regulation 19 of The Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012

Closed 27 Mar 2015 08 May 2015

Statement of Community Involvement Update 2014

The SCI sets out the ways the local community can get involved in the future development of West Oxfordshire. The updated SCI takes account of changes to national policy, increased use of electronic communication including social media and the duty to co-operate. We would welcome your views on the SCI update before it is finalised and adopted later in the year.

Closed 08 Aug 2014 19 Sep 2014

West Oxfordshire Local Plan Housing Consultation

The purpose of this consultation document is to set out the Council's response to the findings of the SHMA and other relevant evidence and explain how the Local Plan will be taken forward.

Closed 08 Aug 2014 19 Sep 2014