Examination Documents

A list of examination documents for the District Plan Examination.

ED1 28 Jun 2017

Programme Officer letter to all respondents to the consultation on the pre submission draft of the Local Plan (Reg 19) (PDF, 40KB)

ED2 Sep 2017

Markides Associates technical note on transportation East of Luton (PDF, 1MB)

ED3 Sep 2017

Partial update on housing monitoring and 5 year supply (PDF, 226KB)

ED4 Aug 2017

Luton Local Plan Inspector's report (PDF, 529KB)

ED5 Jul 2017

Memorandum of Understand between NHDC and Greater Cambridge & Greater Peterborough Local Enterprise Partnership (PDF, 197KB)

ED6 Sep 2017

Statement of Common Ground between NHDC and Aylesbury Vale District Council (PDF, 185KB)

ED7 Sep 2017

SoCG  Between NHDC and St Albans District Council (PDF, 237KB)

ED8 24 Sep 2017

Programme Officer notification of hearing sessions to all respondents to the consultation on the pre submission draft of the Local Plan (Reg 19) (PDF, 69KB)

ED9 23 Sep 2017

Hearing Sessions Programme (PDF, 39KB) This has been superceded by ED15.

ED10 23 Sep 2017

Inspector's Matters and Issues (PDF, 272KB)

ED11 23 Sep 2017

Inspector's Guidance Notes (PDF, 79KB)

ED12 Nov 2016 Full report from Maze Planning on land South of Cowards Lane, Codicote Site CD1 (submitted at reg 19 consultation with missing pages.) (PDF, 9MB)
ED13 Sep 2017 MoU between NHDC and East Herts District Council (PDF, 166MB)
ED14 Oct 2017 NHDC Transport Strategy (PDF, 6.2MB)
ED15 19 Oct 2017 Revised Hearings Timetable V.1 (PDF, 61KB)
ED16 Oct 2017 Inspector’s final report on Stevenage Borough Council Local Plan (PDF, 266Kb)
ED17 Jul-Sep 2017 PPE Consulting: review of smaller scale (4-5FE) versus larger (6FE) Secondary Schools (PDF, 817KB)
ED18 Oct 2017 Updated SoCG on NHDC Local Plan betweeb NHDC and Luton Borough Council (PDF, 667KB)
ED19 Apr 2017

Interpretation of COMET Model results for North Hertfordshire District (PDF, 2MB)

ED20 Jun 2017 Hitchin Industrial Area Transport Study (PDF, 7Mb)
ED21 13 Nov 2017 NHDC Opening Statement at Hearing Sessions: Cllr Levett (PDF, 147Kb)
ED22 30 Mar 17 Mr Marcus Powell: Details of FOI request (PDF, 2Mb)
ED23 6 Dec 2016 Letchworth Garden  City Heritage Foundation: Norton Pond to get new Lease of Life (PDF, 168Kb)
ED24 9 Feb 2015 Mr. Julian Wood Judgement (PDF, 147Kb)
ED25 Jun 2016 HMA’s Bedfordshire & Surrounding areas:  Updating evidence of migration (PDF, 1MB)



14 Nov 2017

14 Nov 2017

NHDC House completions 1/4/16-31/3/17:  Mr. Robert Moore (PDF, 57Kb)

NHDC sell site completions 1/4/16-31/3/17;  Mr. Robert Moore (PDF, 104Kb)

ED27 Nov 2017 SoCG between NHDC and HCC: Strategic Allocation BA1 (PDF, 1MB)
ED28 Nov 2017 SoCG between NHDC, Bloor Homes and The Crown Estate:Strategic Allocations  EL1, EL2 and EL3 (PDF, 1MB)
ED29 Nov 2017 SoCG between NHDC and Picture SRL:  Strategic Allocation GA2 (PDF, 357Kb)
ED30 Nov 2017 SoCG between NHDC and Bellcross Homes:  Strategic Allocation HT1 (PDF, 539Kb)
ED31 Nov 2017 SoCG between NHDC and Letchworth Garden City Heritage Foundation:  Strategic Allocation LG1 (PDF, 666Kb)
ED32 Nov 2017 SoCG between NHDC and Croudace Homes:  Strategic Allocation NS1 (PDF, 283Kb)
ED33 16 Nov 2017 Amendment to definition of sustainable development Matter 2:  Mr. Wilfred Aspinall (PDF, 43Kb)
ED34 March 2015 Calverton Judgement: Case No: CO/4846/2014 (PDF, 269Kb)
ED35 16 Nov 2017 Secretary of State’s speech on Housing Market (PDF, 256Kb)
ED36 13 Nov 2017 Secretary of State’s letter to Stevenage Borough Council re hold on Local Plan (PDF, 163Kb)
ED37 23 Nov 2017 Draft Proposed Revisions to Policy SP2 (PDF, 111Kb)
ED38 10 Nov 2017 PTB Traffic Impact Assessment on behalf of Graveley Parish Council (PDF, 1Mb)




23 Nov 2017

NHDC response to Mr.Powell’s  FOI:

Freedom of Information response (PDF, 117Kb)

Appeal decision: APP/X1925/W/17/3172798 Rose Farm, Codicote Road, Whitwell, Herts SG4 8AB (PDF, 126Kb)

ED40 16 Nov 2017 Summary of SA Housing Distribution Options: Railton TPC (PDF, 399Kb)
ED41 22 Nov 2017 NHDC: CAG response to ED40 (PDF, 25Kb)
ED42 23 Nov 2017 NHDC Note to Inspector:  Five Year Housing Land supply scenarios (PDF, 66.53Kb)
ED43 23 Nov 2017 NHDC note to Inspector re operation of website during consultations especially regulation 19 consultation (PDF, 21Kb)




23 Nov 2017

Green Belt Maps

Current Green Belt Boundaries (PDF, 7.76Mb)

Proposed Green Belt Boundaries (PDF, 10.4Mb)

ED45 22 Nov 2017 Report by Dr Scott on behalf of Ms Cheryl Peers (PDF, 23Kb)
ED45a 22 Nov 2017 Map: wildlife Importance Herts Natural History Society (PDF, 4.14Mb)
ED45b 22 Nov 2017 Map: Hertfordshire with Towns (PDF, 2.09Mb)
ED45c 22 Nov 2017 Map: Hertfordshire showing proposed building sites in NHDC Local Plan (PDF, 1.26Mb)
ED45d 22 Nov 2017 2011-31 Hierarchy: UK Biodieverity Plan (PDF, 40.84Kb)
ED45e 22 Nov 2017 Rare & Scarce species hierarchy (PDF, 287.07Kb)
ED46 27 Nov 2017 Mr Bim Afolami MP response to NHDC Local Plan (PDF, 45Kb)



27 Nov 2017

Save the world’s first garden city: Birds of Hertfordshire 2015 (Corn Bunting) (PDF, 474Kb)

Bird Atlas 2007: Corn Bunting (PDF, 628Kb)

ED48 20 Nov 2017 CPRE: Map or Potential Chiltern AONB Boundary Variations (PDF, 553Kb)
ED49 27 Nov 2017 Statement by Transition Town Letchworth and Letchworth Sustainability Forum Matter 19 The Natural Environment (PDF, 43Kb)
ED50 Nov 2017

SoCG between NHDC and New Road Property Developments & Bovis Homes WY1 Land South of Little Wymondley and Policy CGB5

(PDF, 13,864Kb)

ED51 29 Nov 2017 SoCG between WHBC and Letchworth Garden City Heritage Foundation (PDF, 118Kb)
ED52 Nov 2017 SoCG between NHDC and Natural England (PDF, 134Kb)

13 Dec 2017

Inspector’s list of actions for NHDC arising during Week 1 of the hearing sessions(Matters 1, 2, 3, 4, 6.1 and 6.2) Updated 18.12.17 (PDF, 62Kb)
ED54 13 Dec 2017 Inspector’s list of actions for NHDC arising during Week 2 of the hearing sessions (Matters 5, 7.1,  8 and 9) (PDF, 37Kb)
ED55 13 Dec 2017 Inspector’s list of actions for NHDC arising from Week 3 of the hearing sessions (Matters 15, 16, 17, 19 and 20) (PDF, 55Kb)
ED56 17 Dec 2017 Inspector’s list of actions for NHDC arising from Week 4 of the hearing sessions (Matters 13,14) (PDF, 60Kb)



18 Dec 2017

St Modwen Developments V Secretary of State 28.4.16 CO/3653/2015 (PDF, 241Kb)

St Modwen Developments: Court of Appeal C1/2016/2001 (PDF, 368Kb)



18 Dec 2017

Oadby & Wigston BC V Secretary of State & Bloor Homes 3.7.15 CO/1359/2015 (PDF, 171Kb)

Oadby & Wigston BC: Court of Appeal C1/2015/2447 (PDF, 170Kb)

ED59 March 2017

Dartford Borough Council V Secretary of State  Court of Appeal  CO/4129/2015 

Case No: C1/2016/1664 (PDF, 108Kb)

ED60 Jan 2018 NHDC Gypsy & Traveller Accommodation Asessment Update Final Report (PDF, 2Mb)
ED61 12 Jan 2018 Letter from NHDC Property Services concerning sites in Local Plan (PDF, 1,000Kb)


Documents for Air Quality Session on Tuesday 23 January 2017   
ED62          12 Jan 2018  NHDC Note to Inspector on Air Quaility (PDF, 4Mb)                                                                                                                                         
ED63 Sept 2013 AQMA Action Plan Stevenage Road - Hitchin (PDF, 693Kb)                                                                                                                                        
ED64 June 2017 AQMA Action Plan Stevenage Road and Paynes Park, Hitchin (PDF, 543Kb)
ED65 June 2017       AQMA Action Plan non technical summary Stevenage Road & Paynes Park (PDF, 96Kb)                 
ED66 Sept 2015 AQMA Action Plan update Stevenage Road, Hitchin (PDF, 297Kb)
ED67 9 Jan 2017 AQMA Order Paynes Park, Hitchin (PDF, 150Kb)
ED68 29 Jan 2012 AQMA Order Stevenage Road, Hitchin (PDF, 1,822Kb)
ED69 June 2016 NHDC Air Quality Annual Statistics Report 2016 (PDF, 3,403Kb)
ED70 June 2017 NHDC Air Quality Annual Statistics Report 2017 (PDF, 3,704Kb)