The Core Strategy and Development Plan (2015- 2033) was submitted to the Secretary of State for examination on the 21 December 2018. All updates about the examination process, including the timetable and available information will be made available via this page.
The Secretary of State has appointed Mark Dakeyne BA(Hons) MRTPI as Planning Inspector to conduct the Examination in Public.
An independent Programme Officer, Kathryn Stule, has been appointed to assist the independent Inspector through the examination. She is responsible for all procedural matters of the examination and all future correspondence with correspondence to the Plan regarding the examination will be via her.
Tel: (0191) 561 1577
Latest Examination News:
14.03.19 - The Inspector's preliminary questions to the Council and guidance notes for representors have been published below (EX1.005 and EX1.007). These documents include a possible programme for the hearings.
21 December 2018
8 January 2019
15 January 2019
Appendix K has been added to SD.22, this document formed part of the consultation documents in June 2018.
Items Added Prior to Start of Hearings
- Inspector - 11.03.19
- Programme Officer - 14.03.19
- Inspector - 14.03.19
- Council - 18.03.19