Issue details

Draft Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) for public consultation: Reptile Strategy SPD

A Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) is being prepared to support the implementation of the Ipswich Local Plan.  The Reptile Strategy SPD will set out an approach to the translocation of reptiles as a form of mitigation for development impacts.  The draft SPD will need to be published for public consultation.


Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 27/11/2017

Decision due: 11 Jun 2019 by Executive

No change since last plan

Lead member: Portfolio Holder: Development & Museums

Contact: Sarah Barker Email: Tel: 01473 432000.

Consultation process

The Reptile Strategy SPD is under preparation in consultation with relevant IBC Departments.  The draft SPD will be published for public consultation in accordance with the relevant regulations and the Statement of Community Involvement.


Portfolio Holder for Development

Chief Operating Officer

Head of Development

Legal Services

Financial Services


Background papers

  • Ipswich Local Plan, February 2017;  
  • Ipswich Local Development Scheme October 2015;  
  • Statement of Community Involvement for Ipswich Review, March 2014;  
  • Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012