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Retail studies, employment land availability, wildlife audits, and other technical reports.

Ipswich Borough Council and the former Suffolk Coastal District Council portion of East Suffolk Council have undertaken a joint Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment (SHLAA).
The Council undertakes retail surveys each year to monitor the types of uses and number of vacant units within the Central Shopping Area and the District and Local Centres.
The Council commissioned Suffolk Wildlife Trust to prepare the Ipswich Wildlife Audit 2019.
A Borough-wide retail and commercial leisure needs assessment.
The Council has prepared a Strategic Flood Risk Assessment to inform land use allocations and planning policies.
The Council has prepared a Housing Delivery Action Plan which provides an analysis of the key reasons for the under delivery of housing against annual housing targets set out in the Ipswich Local Plan.

Contact Details

Ipswich Borough Council,
Planning Policy,
3W Grafton House,
15-17 Russell Road,

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01473 432019