Melton Borough Council

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Melton Borough Council is now commencing work on the Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment (SHLAA) 2017. The task will involve an assessment of land with potential for housing and employment uses in the Borough. The assessment will follow the Leicester and Leicestershire joint methodology.

The previous SHLAA reports are available to view:

2015 SHLAA report

2016 SHLAA report - Part A (report)
2016 SHLAA report - Part B (database)

The SHLAA will not be regarded as planning policy. The decision to allocate sites or grant planning permission will continue to be made by the Council as part of the local plan making process and with regard to planning policy. Should you wish to submit a site for consideration, please complete a potential sites submission form and return to

Please send your forms by Friday 24th February 2017 if you wish your sites to be included in the 2017 assessment. Forms received at a later stage will be considered in future reports. If you have previously submitted a site, you will need to confirm that it is still available, and/or if there are any changes to your original submission. 
Download a submission form.