Consultation on planning policies

Mansfield District Council seeks the views of residents, business owners and stakeholders on the development of the Local Plan.

Current consultations

We are consulting on the Draft Affordable Housing Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) (Document link opens in a new window)in light of the Coronavirus outbreak the consultation deadline has been extended for four weeks from Friday 6 March to Monday 20 April 2020 Monday 18 May 2020. 

The consultation document sets out draft guidance on a number of matters including the type, tenure and mix of affordable housing required and commuted payments. The consultation provides an opportunity for individuals, organisations and stakeholders to make their views known.

The document can also be viewed at the Civic Centre, Warsop Town Hall and all the Library’s in the district (Document link opens in new window) Library Opening times

We would prefer to receive your comments via our Consultation portal (opens in new window)

Comments can be sent in by writing to:

Planning Policy Team
Mansfield District Council
Civic Centre
Chesterfield Road South
Mansfield
Nottinghamshire
NG19 7BH

Or email us at LP@mansfield.gov.uk

Please note: Unfortunately at this time we will not be able to inform these who have signed up for postal notifications via our consultation database.

Commenting on our consultations

You can comment on our consultation events and keep up to date with new consultation events by using our consultation portal

Consultation portal (opens in new window)

For further information on how to use the consultation portal you can view the help video.

How to use our consultation portal (opens in new window)

Comments can also be sent in by writing to:

Planning Policy Team
Mansfield District Council
Civic Centre
Chesterfield Road South
Mansfield
Nottinghamshire
NG19 7BH

Or email us at LP@mansfield.gov.uk

Social media

You can follow us on Twitter (opens in new window) to keep up to date with Local Plan news.

You can also like the official Facebook (opens in new window) page for the planning policy team to stay up-to-date with the future plans for your town.

Previous consultations

  • Main Modifications to the Mansfield's Local Plan, ended 10 December 2019. 
  • Gypsy, Traveller and Travelling Showpeople Options Development Plan Document (DPD), ended 13 September 2019
  • SEA Screening Report and HRA Screening Report for the Warsop Neighbourhood Plan, ended 13 February 2019
  • Warsop Parish Council Neighbourhood Plan 2013-2033, ended November 2018
  • Mansfield District Local Plan - Publication Draft, ended 01 November 2018
  • Gypsy and Traveller Development Plan Document (DPD), ended August 2018
  • Local Plan Preferred Options 2013 - 2033, ended 10 November 2017
  • Statement of Community Involvement (SCI) Draft 2017, ended 13 June 2017
  • Gypsy & Traveller Land Availability Assessment (G&T) - Call for sites, ended 05 April 2017
  • Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment (HELAA) - Site submission form, ended 31 December 2016
  • Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment (HELAA) - Draft Methodology, ended 31 December 2016
  • Interim Sustainability Appraisal Report, ended 14 September 2016
  • Habitats Regulations Assessment, ended 14 September 2016
  • Mansfield District Local Plan - Consultation Draft - Summer 2016, ended 14 September 2016
  • Mansfield District Local Plan - Consultation Draft, ended 22 February 2016
  • Mansfield District Local Plan - Scoping Report, ended 14 July 2015
  • Approach to Duty to Cooperate (DtC), ended 20 March 2015
  • Playing Pitch Strategy Scoping Report, ended 23 February 2015

Statement of Community Involvement (SCI)

It is important that we engage with the community throughout the preparation of the Local Plan. In doing this we need to ensure we follow the council's Statement of Community Involvement (SCI) 2017 (opens in new window) and the regulations governing the development plan process.