CLOSED Public Consultation March - May 2018 (Regulation 18)


On the 2nd October 2018 Members of Full Council approved the publication of the Consultation Responses to the below public consultation as well as the significant changes to be made to the Draft Plan.  You can read the representations we received on the Draft Local Plan, together with commentary of amendments, here.  

Draft Local Plan 2015 - 2030 Public Consultation (Regulation 18)

At Full Council on the 22 February 2018 Members of the Council of the Isles of Scilly approved the public consultation of the Draft Local Plan.  A public consultation on the Draft Local Plan 2015 - 2030 (Regulation 18) commenced on:

Friday 16 March for 7 weeks. The Submission deadline for commenting on the Consultation Documents will be until: 5pm Friday 11 May 2018

A list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) has been produced but if you have any questions then please email us at:

The below Consultation Documents will be available at our deposit venues, during the consultation period, at the following locations:

We will be visiting all island communities during this consultation period and you can drop by any time during the hours stated below.  These are scheduled for April 2018 at:

  • St Agnes: Wednesday 4 April 3.30pm - 7pm at the Island Hall
  • St Mary's, Old Town: Thursday 5 April 3.30pm - 7pm at the Old Town Inn
  • St Martins: Friday 6 April 3.30 - 7pm at the Island Hall
  • St Mary's, Hugh Town: Saturday 7 April 9.30am - 1pm at the Town Hall
  • ​Bryher: Monday 9 April 3.30pm - 7pm at the Community Hall
  • Tresco: Tuesday 10 April 3.30pm - 7pm at the Community Hall

What we want your views on:

Consultation Documents:

How we want to receive your views:

If you would like to comment on any of the above documents then you we would ask that responses are made on the below response forms (word versions may not format correctly on mobile devices):

Where to send your views:

By email:

By hand or post: (Consultation Draft Local Plan 2015-2030),  Planning Department, Town Hall, St Mary’s, Isles of Scilly TR21 0LW

When to get your views back to us by:

Any time during the consultation period with the deadline being: 5pm Friday 11 May 2018

You may also wish to look at our Key Evidence Base Documents:

Local Strategies that have influenced the draft Local Plan (2015-2030) include:

Research and technical studies that have influenced the draft Local Plan (2015-2030) include: