SDL

For the JSP examination, developer Harrow Estates proposed a massive development including 500 new homes on the fields around Failand:

Failand planning proposal map

This was not a planning application, it was a proposal the developer wanted included in the JSP, making Failand a Strategic Development Location (SDL).

NSC have now withdrawn from the JSP and are developing their own Local Plan but this is the kind of proposal that could be made by developers if development in the Green Belt is allowed.