Latest update 3 October 2017: Consultation responses have been sent to Inspector for consideration and we await his report.
The Telford & Wrekin Local Plan 2011 - 2031 was submitted on 30 June 2016 to the Planning Inspectorate for independent examination, in accordance with Section 22 of The Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012.
A copy of the Local Plan Submission Notification Letter sent to stakeholders confirming submission is available to view. This version of the plan was prepared taking into account the results of the previous consultation on the draft document undertaken between 1 February 2016 and 15 March 2016. To view previous consultations please visit the Planning Policy Consultation Portal.
Consultation on Proposed Main Modifications which commenced 31 July, close at 5pm 22 September 2017. The responses are now with this Inspector for his consideration.
Planning Inspector Mr Michael J Hetherington BSc (Hons) MA MRTPI MCIEEM has been appointed to establish whether the Local Plan is 'sound', taking into account the representations made earlier this year, as well as national policy.
To help with the examination process, the Council has appointed an independent Programme Officer.
The Programme Officer contact details are as follows:
c/o Development Management
Telford & Wrekin Council
PO Box 457
Wellington Civic Offices
Telephone: 01952 384156 or Mobile: 07972657948
Please view the 'Examination Library' for details of the submitted documents, supporting evidence and comments made during the examination.
It is advisable to review these pages regularly.