In January we informed you that East Suffolk Council advised that we should complete a Strategic Environmental Assessment (S.E.A.), to look at how the plan (including the choice of sites and policies) will affect the area that it covers and is required by EU Directive 2001/42/EC – known as the SEA Directive.

It covers a range of areas - Air Quality... Biodiversity…   Climate change… Landscape and historic environment ...  Land, soil and water resources ...  Population and community ...  Health and wellbeing ...  Transportation ...

AECOM have completed an amended version of the Scoping Report and are now contacting various statutory bodies to advise them and invite responses.

A copy of the report can be read here