Local Plan Part 2 examination.
The dates and matters for additional hearings have been published by the Inspector - Seeand .
All enquiries and requests relating to the examination must go through the Programme Officer. The Programme Officer can be contacted by email Robert.Young@mendip.gov.uk or telephone 07852 474689 or by post to: Robert Young, Mendip Local Plan Programme Officer. c/o Mendip District Council, Cannards Grave Road, Shepton Mallet BA4 5BT
Main Modifications Consultation
A consultation on Main Modifications took place from Tuesday 21st January to 5pm Monday 2nd March 2020. Main issues and responses to some matters are summarised in the Council's. A letter from the Inspector (3rd April) - document indicated a need for additional hearings to be held.
Examination Hearings took place from Tuesday 23rd July to Friday 2nd August 2019. The Inspector issued an interim note containing post-hearing advice on 12th September 2019 document.
Hearing statements and other documents submitted to the examination are listed on this page below.
You can view all documents submitted to the Planning Inspectorate here: Submission Documents
Representations made to the Pre-Submission Plan consultation (Feb 2018) are here: Pre-Submission Representations
Representations made to the Proposed Changes consultation (April 2019) are here: Proposed Changes Representations
A summary of representations to the Proposed Changes has been published as
The Planning Inspectorate publish a which gives useful advice on the process.
Local Plan Part 2 Timeline
Key events to date are summarised:
During the examination period, the submission and examination material will be available to be viewed by the public on this website and at the Council offices. Details of any letters to the council from the Inspector and additional documents are below:
Council Hearing Statements
Participant Hearing Statements
Statements of Common Ground
Further Written Representations
Additional Questions and Notes