Education Planning Obligations Policy (EPOP) Consultation

Closed 31 Aug 2019

Opened 1 Jul 2019


Staffordshire County Council (SCC) is consulting on its updated Education Planning Obligations Policy (EPOP) for Staffordshire. This document sets out the approach SCC will take in assessing the impact of housing developments on schools and early education provision and calculating the appropriate mitigation via conditions and planning obligations.

Why your views matter

This revised document includes policy updates from the recent NPPF, as well as new guidance by the DfE on calculating developer contributions. The policy also now includes SEN and home to school transport provision.


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