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Draft Island Plan consultation

DepartmentStrategic Policy, Planning and Performance
Start date19/04/2021
End date12/07/2021
Type of consultationOther
Deadline for comments12/07/2021

About the consultation

The 12-week statutory public consultation on the draft bridging Island Plan will help shape the future development of Jersey.

Every representation made as part of the consultation will be published and considered by the independent planning inspector, before the Plan is debated by the States Assembly in spring 2022.

The Plan touches on all areas of island life. All islanders can have their say on the new policies, and read all the evidence that they are based on.

Reference copies of the draft Plan will also be available from Parish Halls and the St Helier Library.

The Plan delivers on the Government's Common Strategic Policy, and is designed to

  • make homes more affordable for islanders – building up to 1,500 new affordable homes by 2025 and improving the design and standard of new homes
  • make town a better place to live – protecting open space, improving community facilities and creating a new fund to invest in the public realm
  • protect our special coasts, countryside and marine areas – expanding the Coastal National Park and protecting the island's unique character
  • responding to the climate emergency and improving transport – with more energy efficient buildings, support for renewable energy and carbon sequestration, and improvements to walking, cycling and the bus service
  • support a sustainable economy – with more flexibility for retail innovation in town, support for tourism destinations, and time to better understand the impacts of COVID-19 and Brexit
Draft bridging Island Plan (large file size 14MB)

Esri - Draft bridging Island Plan proposals map (A and B)

Maps as PDF files

Jersey Proposal Map A - Planning Zones (large file size 8MB)

Jersey Proposal Map B - Flood Risk (large filesize 7MB)

Town Proposal Map A - Planning Zones (large file size 21MB)

Town Proposal Map B - Flood Risk (large file size 21MB)

If you need a smaller file size version of the draft bridging Island Plan, email the Island Plan team.

Public meeting dates

Throughout May a series of online briefings will be held, and members of the Island Plan Review team will also be available to speak to when they attend in person discussions in each of the Parishes.

Parish drop-ins and webinars

How to submit comments to the consultation

You can respond to the consultation until 12 July 2021 in the following ways:

Responses to the consultation

The results of the consultation will be reviewed by a team of independent planning inspectors in an Examination in Public later this year before the plan is debated by the States Assembly in spring 2022.

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