Planning Policy evidence base

There are a number of background documents which accompany the Local Plan and the Site Specific Allocations of Land Development Plan Document. This evidence base should also be used to inform and support Neighbourhood Planning.

These documents support the existing Local Plan, the Horsham District Planning Framework. To view the evidence base that supports the Local Plan 2023 - 40, please visit the Local Plan Review evidence base page.


Infrastructure, Transport and Communities

Economic development

Conserving the natural and built environment

Air Quality Management Areas

Landscape Capacity Assessments

Landscape Character Assessment

Strategic Flood Risk Assessments

High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Management Plan

Settlement Sustainability Report