Planning the future of Welwyn Hatfield – Emerging Core Strategy 2012 Consultation

The Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council is carrying out public consultation on the Emerging Core Strategy from Monday 12 November 2012 to Friday 18 January 2013

The Emerging Core Strategy sets out the council’s preferred strategy for planning in the borough over the next 15 years and if adopted will be the key planning document in the Local Plan.

The Emerging Core Strategy and accompanying documents and the list of consultation events are now available to view online at

The evidence base for these documents is available to view online at

As discussed at the WPAG AGM in October 2012 we plan to undertake tripartite discussion and debate with the Welwyn Parish Council, and the Welwyn Parish Plan Action Group, and respond in conjunction with them.

The necessary arrangements have been put in place we will hope to keep you up-to-date with our progress.

In the meantime, please take the time to read through the salient points in the WHBC documents whose links are given above, and let us have your comment in the ‘Leave a Reply’ box below, in good time. Thanks.