The Plymouth and South West Devon Joint Local Plan was submitted to the Planning Inspectorate on 31 July 2017.
The Planning Inspectorate has appointed two Inspectors to examine the Plan. Wendy Burden BA DipTP MRTPI will lead the examination, supported by Yvonne Wright BSc (Hons) DIPT&CP MSc MRTPI.
All correspondence between the Inspectors and the Councils is published on our website and will be updated as the examination progresses.
The first letter from the Inspectors is now available and the Councils are busy working to prepare a response.
Examination Hearings: January 2018
The hearings are planned to start during the week commencing 29 January 2018. A more detailed timetable for the hearings will be available by the end of October 2017. We will send out a news bulletin to let you know when this is available.
Examination Hearings: Taking Part
If you submitted comments to the Regulation 19 consultation during March and April 2017 and you still wish to participate at the hearings, please contact the Programme Officer on or before midday on the 6 October 2017 to confirm that you wish to appear. You will need to provide the ID number of the relevant representation.
Any party who fails to register or confirm their wish to appear on or before that date will not be included in the programme for the hearings.
Programme Officer: Contact Details
The programme officer responsible for assisting the Inspectors with all aspects of the examination is Robert Young, who is independent of the three councils and works directly to the Inspector.
All communications for the Inspector should be sent to the Programme Officer.
Programme Officer, Plymouth and South West Devon Joint Local Plan examination
c/o Robert Young
Joint Local Plan Team
Strategic Planning & Infrastructure
Plymouth City Council
West Hoe Road