Improving local infrastructure – over £16m funding allocated during next five years
Published on Friday, 24th March 2023
Fifty-one projects to improve community buildings, transport, education, health, sports facilities and open spaces, flood risk and the environment will benefit from developer contributions funding.
New playing pitches and sports facilities study published
Published on Thursday, 23rd March 2023
A new playing pitches and sports facilities study has been published by the Council, which looks at the quality of existing facilities across the borough, owned by a range of organisations.
Natural England seeks your views on extending the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Published on Friday, 10th March 2023
Natural England is consulting on whether to designate additional areas as part of the Surrey Hills AONB.
Latest opportunity to help shape draft Redhill to Horley Design Code
Published on Friday, 3rd March 2023
A third round of engagement is soon to begin for the community to further input into the draft A23 Great Street Redhill to Horley Design Code. Meet the team at The Belfry on 14 March to find out more.
Find out more about new Local Plan timetable – public meeting on 1 February
Published on Friday, 20th January 2023
Come along to the Old Council Chamber, at 7pm on 1 February, for a presentation and Q&A session about the Council’s timetable to prepare, consult on and adopt a new Local Plan for 2027 onwards.
Latest developer contributions of £2.99m fund strategic and community improvement projects
Published on Tuesday, 17th January 2023
Many different projects benefitted from funding contributions last year, from a new Ambulance centre to new footpaths, defibrillators, refurbished community buildings and a tractor!
Have your say to help shape the design of new development between Redhill and Horley
Published on Monday, 15th August 2022
The Council is asking local people for their views to help develop a new ‘design code’ that will shape new development and create a ‘green corridor’ between Redhill and Horley.
£120,000 secured to help shape the design of new development between Redhill and Horley
Published on Tuesday, 15th March 2022
Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is one of 25 areas that will benefit from a share of £3 million funding as part of a Government pilot to support the development of local design codes.
Communities benefit from improvement projects and latest £2m developer contributions
Published on Monday, 24th January 2022
From community buildings and highway projects to playground equipment and improved footpaths, a wide range of local projects benefitted from developer contributions funding last year (2020-21).
A chance to give your views on the draft Climate Change and Sustainable Construction Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)
Published on Monday, 24th May 2021
Improving our environment and reducing our impact on the planet is a critical global goal. It is also an important ambition in the Council’s corporate plan and Environmental Sustainability Strategy.
Reigate & Banstead raises more concerns over loss of affordable housing, essential infrastructure and local democracy in Government’s latest planning reform proposals
Published on Wednesday, 25th November 2020
Reigate & Banstead has highlighted a raft of concerns with the latest planning reform proposals in its robust formal response to the Government’s recent Planning for the future public consultation.
Reigate & Banstead’s Local Plan adopted
Published on Friday, 27th September 2019
The Council has formally adopted its Development Management Plan (DMP) after a Government Planning Inspector found it sound and legally compliant.
How would you like to see your local area improved?
Published on Monday, 16th September 2019
Residents, businesses and local community groups are being asked to share their views on how money raised from new developments could be spent to improve their local area.
Public consultation on local plan changes kicks off
Published on Monday, 11th March 2019
A six-week public consultation on proposed changes to the Council’s Development Management Plan (DMP) is underway.
Council responds to Planning Inspector’s initial findings on its Development Management Plan
Published on Friday, 18th January 2019
The Planning Inspector has published her post hearing advice on the main modifications needed to the Council’s Development Management Plan (DMP) to make it ‘sound’.
Development Management Plan examination hearings announced
Published on Wednesday, 4th July 2018
The start of the examination hearings into the council’s Development Management Plan (DMP) has been set by the Planning Inspectorate for Tuesday, 30 October 2018.
Development Management Plan submitted to Government for examination
Published on Wednesday, 30th May 2018
The Council has submitted the next stage of its Local Plan, the Development Management Plan (DMP), to the Secretary of State (Planning Inspectorate) for examination.
Last chance to comment on Development Management Plan before its submission to Government
Published on Wednesday, 10th January 2018
The next stage of consultation on the Council’s Local Plan, the Development Management Plan, gets underway on Wednesday 10 January. The six week consultation will run until Friday 23 February 2018.
Council agrees Local Plan for consultation and submission to Secretary of State
Published on Friday, 15th December 2017
The Council has agreed to publish the next part of its Local Plan for consultation and submission to the Secretary of State.
Executive to consider Local Plan for consultation
Published on Thursday, 2nd November 2017
At its meeting on 9 November 2017, the Executive is to consider the next stage of the Council’s Local Plan for consultation and submission to the Secretary of State.
New action plan to enhance important landscapes, townscapes and habitats
Published on Friday, 20th October 2017
How to enhance valued landscapes, townscapes and habitats and create new green space over the coming years is the focus of a new Green Infrastructure Strategy published by Reigate & Banstead Borough Council.
£3.6m funding earmarked for infrastructure improvements over next five years
Published on Friday, 14th July 2017
£3.6m has been earmarked for improvements to services and infrastructure across the borough after the Council’s Executive agreed its first five-year funding programme for allocating contributions from developers.
Consultation begins on next stage of Reigate & Banstead’s local plan
Published on Monday, 1st August 2016
The Council has announced the start of a consultation on the next part of its local plan, the Development Management Plan, and is urging residents, businesses and workers in to have their say.
Executive to consider Local Plan consultation document
Published on Wednesday, 6th July 2016
At its meeting on 14 July, the Executive will be asked to consider the next part of the Council’s local plan for public consultation later in the summer.