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Policy & Activities

Statement of Community Involvement (SCI)

This is a public statement that sets out a timetable for the production of Local Development Documents (LDD). This must be submitted and approved by the Secretary of State (represented by the Government Office)

  • is appropriate to the level of planning

  • starts at the beginning of the process and continues throughout

  • is seen to be effective

  • is transparent and accountable

  • is joined up with other community initiatives