Due to the May elections and Purdah restrictions, our timeline has been revised as follows:

Stage 3 – Pre-Submission Version
Health check review of draft NP by Avon Planning and SMBC           Mar-Apr 2019
Statutory consultation of pre-submission version (Regulation 14)      May 2019
Analysis, summary and tabulation of consultation responses             June 2019
Amendments and modifications to pre-submission version                 July 2019
Basic Conditions Statement (required)                                                August 2019
Consultation Statement (required)                                                       August 2019

Purdah is the term used to describe the pre-election period, between the time an election is announced and the date the election is held. Central and local government are subject to certain restrictions on political activity during the run up to an election.