In addition to the DPD is Poole's Infrastructure Programme (PIP) which is a technical document providing an overview of the range of infrastructure projects required to support the Core Strategy growth. The PIP will act as a 'live' document, supporting the Core Strategy and Delivering Poole's Infrastructure DPDs, which can be updated and reviewed when required to keep track of infrastructure delivery during the plan period.
The various stages through to adoption of the DPD are outlined below with documents viewable by clicking on the underlined live links:
Issues and Options Consultation
This consultation ran from 10 April to 22 May 2008 and the responses received informed the Preferred Options Consultation document.
Preferred Options Consultation
This consultation ran from 9 August to 8 October 2010 and the responses received informed the Pre-Submission Consultation document.
This consultation ran from 4 April to 27 May 2011 and the responses received informed the Submission Document.
The Submission document was submitted to the Secretary of State on 2 August 2011 with a Public Examination heard on 17 November 2011 followed by the Inspector's Report in January 2012.
At the Council meeting held on 24 April 2012, the Borough of Poole adopted the Delivering Poole's Infrastructure DPD accompanied by a Sustainability Appraisal.