The Inspector's report on the Derby Local Plan Part 1 - Core Strategy was issued on 5 December 2016. The Inspector found that, provided modifications were made, the plan would provide an appropriate basis for the planning of the City.
Derby City Council had published an earliest draft of their Core Strategy in October 2013 for a public consultation.
Derby City Council then published its pre-submission draft Core Strategy for a consultation that ran between 27 August 2015 and 23 October 2015.
An Examiner was appointed and hearings were held in April and May 2016. Derby City Council published a schedule of of proposed main modifications for a consultation that took place between 14 September 2016 and 27 October 2016.