This consultation is now closed. The final date for feedback was 20 March 2017.

We have prepared a Draft Healthy Torbay Supplementary Planning Document (SPD). We are now inviting your comments prior to the preparation of a final version.

The Draft Healthy Torbay SPD details how, Torbays Local Plan policies which relate to health and well-being issues, should be applied in decision-making and how they should be taken into account in the preparation of planning applications. Topics include; The role of the environment in determining health outcomes, Health in Torbay, Healthy food environments, Community investment areas, Healthy design and Health impact assessment.

Your views are invited on the contents of the Draft Healthy Torbay Supplementary Planning Document. This document is being published for a four week period. The SPD can be downloaded from this web page, or hard copies can be viewed at our Spatial Planning office (Town Hall, Torquay) and at Torbay Council Libraries and Connections Offices during normal opening hours. Representations of your views should be made in writing to or to Spatial Planning, Electric House (2nd Floor), Torquay TQ1 3D.

Healthy Torbay Supplementary Planning Document
SPDs help to support an efficient development management process and encourage positive investment into Torbay through stimulating market confidence.

Please ensure your written representations reach us before the closing date.

If you would like to discuss your comments or have any queries, please call the Spatial Planning Team on 01803 208815.