Evidence base: employment

Employment Land Study

The Employment Land Study  (2018) was commissioned by the Council and undertaken by consultants Lichfields. The report provides technical information as part of the assessment of ‘objectively assessed need’ for new employment land to accommodate new growth in the Borough.

PDFEmployment Land Study 2018 [PDF 20107KB]

Employment Technical Paper

The Employment Technical Paper (2018) presents wider evidence  to justify the employment policies, land allocations, and designations proposed in the Publication draft Local Plan for Calderdale.  The report identifies the Objectively Assessed Need for the provision of new employment land to accommodate growth in the local economy through the provision of new jobs.