Wiltshire Council: Gypsy & Traveller Site Allocations Development Plan Document

Wiltshire Council

CDN Planning has been appointed by Wiltshire Council to prepare a Gypsy and Traveller Site Allocations Development Plan Document. The objective of the study is to provide a robust evidence base for the Local Development Framework currently in preparation in relation to the provision of additional Gypsy/Traveller and Travelling Showpeople accommodation. Broadly, the study will involve the following objectives:
To update the previous GTAA to identify the require accommodation needs of the travelling community up to 2021
To define a clear spatial strategy and methodology for meeting unmet demand for Gypsy/Traveller and Travelling Showpeople sites in Wiltshire
To produce a criteria-based policy for the location of Gypsy/Traveller and Travelling Showpeople sites in Wiltshire that can be used to guide the allocation of sites
To identify and assess suitable sites to meet the requirement for additional sites in a Development Plan Document, forming part of the LDF