East Devon EiP – Inspector Finds Major Housing Failings

Inspectors Letter

East Devon Reply

-Housing Numbers not based on SHMA but constrained MIgration figure

-Less than 5 years supply on adoption.

-Based on a 5% maximum growth of villages.

-Plan would only have a lifespan of 12 years.

‘ Our original plan was based on the Regional Spatial Strategy (RSS), which the Coalition has since scrapped. Now the plan has to conform to the Government’s National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) ‘