Consultation on Main Modifications


Following the Hearing Sessions into the Eastleigh Borough Local Plan, the Planning Inspector has identified a number of Main Modifications to the Local Plan (Proposed Submission plan) 2016-2036. These are changes that she considers are required to make the Plan sound in the light of issues identified during the examination. This is without prejudice to the Inspector’s ultimate conclusions and recommendations on the Plan.

The Council is consulting on the following documents:

The documents are also available to view at local libraries, together with Parish/Town Council offices and at Eastleigh House. Please note that there are currently restrictions on opening times and the availability of printed documents due to coronavirus. The Statement of Representations Procedures includes the latest information on where and when documents are available to view.

Examination Documents

The Inspector is also inviting comments on a number of Examination Documents submitted by the Council to the examination. 

Additional Modifications

In addition to the Main Modifications documents, the Council is publishing a Schedule of Additional Modifications to the Local Plan. These are minor changes not required to make the plan sound and include updates, changes for consistency and clarity and corrections. Any comments received on these additional modifications will be considered by the Council.

The Consultation will take place between 9 June (00:01) and 21 July 2021 (23:59).

Representations can also be made in the following ways:

  • by email:
  • by post: Local Plan, Eastleigh Borough Council, Eastleigh House, Upper Market Street, Eastleigh, SO50 9YN.

A Representation Form and Guidance Notes are available below:

Submission Plan (2018)

The modifications which are being consulted upon are modifications to the Council’s submission Local Plan, which for ease of reference can be found here.   

Please note that this link is provided for reference purposes only, the Inspector is not inviting further comments on the original submission plan.  The documents open for consultation are the main modifications, policies map modifications, supporting evidence and additional modifications”.