Habitat Regulations Assessment
Under the EU Habitats Regulation Bassetlaw District Council must undertake a Habitat Regulations Assessment (HRA) to demonstrate consideration of the potential effects of the Local Development Framework Development Plan Documents on sites of European importance for nature conservation.
Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council were appointed to prepare a methodology that future development plans and documents can use to undertake the HRA process. The methodology document can be viewed below:
The initial report following the Screening Assessment of the Preferred Options Core Strategy and Development Management Policies document can be viewed below: