Commercial Development monitor

The Commercial Development monitor is produced annually at the end of March and provides information on the local commercial property market and the development of new employment and retail floorspace in the borough.

Information in the monitor includes:

  • monitoring of planning permissions for, and completions of, office, industrial, distribution and retail developments across the borough
  • analysis of the characteristics and location of new commercial developments against policies
  • analysis of the local commercial property market including levels of vacancy



For more information or to obtain copies of pre-2012 monitors, please contact the Planning Policy Team on 01737 276178 or email