Great Yarmouth Borough Council decided to formally adopt its Local Plan: Core Strategy at a meeting of its Full Council that was held on 21 December 2016. The Local Plan will set the strategic vision for the development in the Borough between 2013 and 2030.
Great Yarmouth Borouth Council published their draft Core Strategy for a consultation that took place between 27 September 2013 and 8 November 2013.
Th Council then submitted their publication draft Core Strategy to the Secretary of State for examination on 1 April 2014.
Examination hearing sessions were held between 25 and 27 November 2014. As a result of the hearings Great Yarmouth Borough Council had published a schedule of main modifications that were available for consultation between 11 May 2015 and 23 June 2015.
The Inspector's report was issued to Great Yarmouth Borough Council on 30 November 2015. The Inspector found that, provided modifications were made, the Core Strategy would provide an appropriate basis for the planning of the Borough.