Consultation draft Statement of Community Involvement
8. Sustainability Appraisals
8.1 A sustainability appraisal assess the social, economic and environmental impact of polices and procedures proposed as part of any development plan document. The sustainability appraisal process is integrated into the timetable for preparing a development plan document.
8.2 The Sustainability Appraisal will be made available at each stage of Local Plan consultation. Further focussed consultation may also be undertaken with statutory consultees at each stage of the Sustainability Appraisal process.