Background Documents

In this section you'll find both the source documents used in the creation of the Oxfordshire Plan 2050 consultation document and downloadable sections of the consultation document itself.

Background Documents & Evidence

Alongside the Regulation 18 Part 2 consultation document the following background reports are available to download     


Statement of Community Involvement (SCI)  
Duty to Co-operate Statement     
Statement of Common Ground
Equalities Statement
Sustainability Appraisal (SA)         
Habitats Regulation Assessment (HRA) - Distance-Based Risk Zones         
Habitats Regulation Assessment (HRA) - High Level Risk Assessment of Spatial Options
Oxfordshire Growth Needs Assessment (OGNA)         
Circular Economy in the Oxfordshire Plan 2050 (QSA Partners, September 2019)        
Oxfordshire Energy Strategy and associated evidence (link to)        
Pathways to a Zero Carbon Oxfordshire (ECI, University of Oxford, 2021) (link to)        
Project LEO and associated evidence (link to)         
Natural Capital in Oxfordshire (Alison Smith, ECI, University of Oxford, September 2019)               
A draft Nature Recovery Network for Oxfordshire, Technical Report (TVERC, April 2020)         
A draft Nature Recovery Network map for Oxfordshire (TVERC, April 2020)         
Oxfordshire Strategic Water Cycle Study – Phase 1 Scoping (July 2021)         
Oxfordshire Plan 2050 Health Impact Assessment Scoping Report (WSP, March 2020)         
Oxfordshire Plan 2050 Health Impact Assessment for Reg 18 (b) (WSP, June 2021)         
Transport - Stage 1 - Review of Spatial Options

Alongside the Regulation 18 Part 2 consultation document the following background reports are available to download     


Statement of Community Involvement (SCI)  
Duty to Co-operate Statement     
Statement of Common Ground
Equalities Statement
Sustainability Appraisal (SA)         
Habitats Regulation Assessment (HRA) - Distance-Based Risk Zones         
Habitats Regulation Assessment (HRA) - High Level Risk Assessment of Spatial Options
Oxfordshire Growth Needs Assessment (OGNA)         
Circular Economy in the Oxfordshire Plan 2050 (QSA Partners, September 2019)        
Oxfordshire Energy Strategy and associated evidence (link to)        
Pathways to a Zero Carbon Oxfordshire (ECI, University of Oxford, 2021) (link to)        
Project LEO and associated evidence (link to)         
Natural Capital in Oxfordshire (Alison Smith, ECI, University of Oxford, September 2019)               
A draft Nature Recovery Network for Oxfordshire, Technical Report (TVERC, April 2020)         
A draft Nature Recovery Network map for Oxfordshire (TVERC, April 2020)         
Oxfordshire Strategic Water Cycle Study – Phase 1 Scoping (July 2021)         
Oxfordshire Plan 2050 Health Impact Assessment Scoping Report (WSP, March 2020)         
Oxfordshire Plan 2050 Health Impact Assessment for Reg 18 (b) (WSP, June 2021)         
Oxfordshire Infrastructure Strategy (OxIS) Stage 1

Downloadable Consultation Document Sections

Below are links to the full plan document and each section of the consultation document available as pdf downloads. The link will open in a new browser window.

Full Plan (82Mb)
Summary Leaflet

Introduction & Context
Theme 1 - Addressing Climate Change
Theme 2 - Improving Environmental Quality
Theme 3 - Creating Strong and Healthy Communities
Theme 4 - Planning for Sustainable Travel and Connectivity
Theme 5 - Creating Jobs and Providing Homes
Spatial Strategy Options
Next Steps & Monitoring Framework

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