Local Plan Modifications
The Council has now published a full list of proposed modifications to the Local Pan since the submission of the draft Plan was submitted for Examination by the Planning Inspector. The document is numbered LBC-PR-070 on the Local Plan Examination documents webspage at
Additional submissions on the same page by the Council are:
062 – three documents relating to an agreement with Croydon College on a proposed school site which includes the projections of secondary school, needs.
063 – demand and concentration of Houses in Multiple Occupation showing maps of where they are concentrated.
064 – explanation of putting policy exceptions into the Plan
065 – proposed amendment to building heights in Thornton Heath
066 – Response to Inspector’s question on Intensification Areas proposing deletion of Brighton Rd (Sanderstead Rd) and Forestdale and Sanderstead Lane Centre
067 Statement that 2013 Gypsy and traveller assessment is correct
068 – Agreement of common ground with Hyde Housing Association on a site
069 – Preliminary ecological report son land at Kent Gate Way and Shirley Allotments & Leisure Gdns
071 – Statement of common ground with UBS Global Asset Management re-properties in Cherry Orchard Rd.
The Council has not yet completed the documents it agreed to submit. It is hoped that further ones will be posted on the website during the coming week.
Two new tower blocks proposed for George’s St’s Essex House site.
Altitude checks its fire safety
Saffron Tower does not have sprinkler system
Cricketers pub to become burger joint
Croydon Plaza Hotel to be re-branded following sale
Retirement homes planned for Purley