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Kate Cowey
email: CoweyKJ@Angus.gov.uk
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This page includes research undertaken by TAYplan, on behalf of TAYplan, or which is relevant to TAYplan’s work. Evidence cited here has contributed to the preparation, monitoring and review of the TAYplan Strategic Development Plan and related work.

All documents referenced here are also to be found on our publications page.


Title Datesort ascending Description
TAYplan Economic Outlook 25/01/14

In Autumn 2013 TAYplan commissioned Oxford Economics to prepare an Economic Outlook for the TAYplan area. This work was completed in January 2014. It considers local, national and global economic influences on the TAYplan region and makes forecasts for future employment.

TAYplan-wide Joint Housing Need and Demand Assessment (2013) 19/12/13

The TAYplan-wide Joint Housing Need and Demand Assessment (2013) has been prepared jointly by TAYplan and Angus, Dundee City, Fife and Perth & Kinross Councils.

Strategic Review of Town Centres and Retail in the TAYplan Area 05/12/13

TAYplan Commissioned Roderick MacLean Associates Ltd in spring 2013 to complete a Strategic Review of Town Centres and Retail in the TAYplan Area.

Land Use Strategy Change 2035-2050 (2013) 30/04/13

This work was undertaken by the Universities of Abertay, Dundee and St Andrews under a joint commission on behalf of TAYplan, Architecture and Design Scotland, The Forestry Commission Scotland, Scottish Natural Heritage, Scottish Environment Protection Agency and Tayside and Central Regional Tran

TAYplan Retail Framework (2009) 25/04/13

The retail framework was prepared by Roderick MacLean Associates Ltd for TAYplan during 2009 and was used to support the preparation of the Main Issues Report (2010) and the Proposed Strategic Development Plan (2011).

Greenhouse Gas Regional Inventory Programme (2011) for TAYplan 07/01/11

The University of Manchester ran its Greenhouse Gas Regional Inventory Programme (GRIP) jointly on behalf of TAYplan and Scottish Enterprise.

TAYplan Housing Analysis Paper (2011) 07/01/11

This work was carried out by TAYplan during 2010 and following the Main Issues Report consultation of April to June 2010. The purpose of the exercise was to understand the implications of the then recently published 2008-based population and household projections.

TAYplan-Wide Housing Need and Demand Assessment (2010) 29/01/10

The Housing Need and Demand Assessment exercise analyses the housing market including the backlog and anticipated future need and demand for market and affordable housing.

Transport Modelling (2010) 08/01/10

This was a joint study undertaken by MVA Consulting on behalf of TAYplan, Transport Scotland and the Tayside and Central Regional Transport Partnership (TACTRAN).