Aylesbury Vale Area

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Object

VALP Proposed Submission

Representation ID: 906

Received: 14/12/2017

Respondent: Chiltern Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Conservation Board

Legally compliant? Yes

Sound? No

Duty to co-operate? Yes

Representation:

The Chilterns Conservation Board disagrees that the majority of windfall sites will be greenfield going forward. The NPPF glossary defines windfall sites as "Sites which have not been specifically identified as available in the Local Plan process. They normally comprise previously-developed sites that have unexpectedly become available". Far more brownfield land and building conversions may emerge for residential reuse given the new flexibilities allowed by the GDPO and the Council's participation in the Government pilot scheme giving automatic permission for some brownfield sites.

Full text:

The Chilterns Conservation Board disagrees that the majority of windfall sites will be greenfield going forward. The NPPF glossary defines windfall sites as "Sites which have not been specifically identified as available in the Local Plan process. They normally comprise previously-developed sites that have unexpectedly become available". Far more brownfield land and building conversions may emerge for residential reuse given the new flexibilities allowed by the GDPO and the Council's participation in the Government pilot scheme giving automatic permission for some brownfield sites.