The Department for Communities and Local Government is seeking your views on
The document Eco-towns: Living a Greener Future explains this.
A panel of experts have been engaged by the government to advise developers on improving their bids. Their advice will be published. You can read more here
This will be a possibly refined list of locations and the core principles and criteria for eco-towns. This policy statement will be material to any planning decision and any appeal to a planning inspector.
This will study environmental sustainability. Issues such as the impact of transport, waste, pollution and maintaining bio-diversity.
This will be the final policy statement taking into account the views of consultees and will list the sites going forward to planning approval.