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Notes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 291 KB


Matters Arising


Declarations of Interest

Please indicate if there are any interests which should be declared.  A declaration of an interest should indicate the nature of the interest (if not already declared on the Register of Interests) and the agenda item to which it relates.  If a disclosable pecuniary interest is declared, the Members should withdraw from the room whilst the matter is discussed.


These declarations apply to all Members present, whether the Member is part of the meeting, attending to speak as a local Member on an item or simply observing the meeting.


Urgent Business

To consider any business which, by reason of special circumstances, the Chairman proposes to accept as urgent under Section 100(b)(4)(b) of the Local Government Act, 1972.


Members Present Pursuant to Standing Order 34

Members wishing to speak pursuant to Standing Order 34 should inform the Chair of their intention to do so and on what items they wish to be heard before a decision on that item is taken.



Chair's Correspondence (if any)


Proposed Timetable/Schedule for the Local Plan going forward

·         Local Plan Task Group.

·         Cabinet.

·         Full Council

·         Various Briefing Sessions.

·         Consultation Dates.



Local Plan Review Viability Study - Verbal Update


Local Plan Review Habitats Regulation Assessment (HRA) - Verbal Update


Norfolk Strategic Planning Framework (NSPF). As discussed at the 16 March 2021 Cabinet - Verbal Update

·         Latest version to be proposed for agreement to all participants.

·         Green Infrastructure and Recreational Impact Avoidance and Mitigation Strategy.



Neighbourhood Plan activity across the Borough Update pdf icon PDF 453 KB

·         Made Neighbourhood Plans.

·         Those which have passed examination awaiting referendum.

·         Those at Examination/soon to be at Examination.

·         Those in progress.

·         Those which have newly been designated.



Other emerging issues

·         Proposals in the countryside for tourism/leisure uses.

·         The present and future of mineral operation sites.



Any other Business


Date of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Task Group will take place on Wednesday 12 May 2021, 10 am.