Draft Core Strategy (incorporating Preferred Options)

Phasing and Cumulative Impact

4.70 In order to ensure that infrastructure is delivered at the same time as new development developers will be required to provide phasing plans to demonstrate how necessary services and community facilities will be brought forward. Major infrastructure should be provided in accordance with the timescales indicated within an Infrastructure Delivery Plan (IDP) and in accordance with specific strategic allocations. Delivery of required infrastructure in a timely manner will be secured through use of appropriate planning obligations.

Policy SS6 Phasing and Cumulative Impact

To ensure that development is properly phased in relation to the provision of infrastructure and to prevent the fragmentation of new neighbourhoods, the Council will make use of planning obligations or other appropriate legal agreements, to ensure that infrastructure is delivered alongside future growth.