Local requirements list

Local planning authorities are required to publish a list of their information requirements for applications which should be proportionate to the nature and scale of development proposals and reviewed every two years.

The Local Requirements List was approved and came into effect on 2 March 2020 following a consultation period held 8 July – 19 August 2019.

Nutrient neutral development

Havant Borough Council’s cabinet recently approved a Position Statement on Nutrient Neutral Development (26 June 2019), to enable sustainable development within relevant environmental protections. 

A European Site avoidance and mitigation checklist is now required for all residential developments and other schemes providing overnight accommodation.

More information is provided on the Nutrient Neutrality webpage.