Consultation Notice – 18th June to 30th July 2018
Portland Neighbourhood Plan
Regulation 14 Public Consultation Notice
In accordance with Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, Part 5, 14(a)-(c), notice is given that a formal pre-submission public consultation on the Draft Portland Neighbourhood Plan will start at 9am on Monday 18th June 2018 ending 5pm on Monday 30th July 2018.
About the Plan
The Portland Neighbourhood Plan (the Plan) has been created through listening to the views of residents and businesses and it has evolved to help deliver the local community’s aspirations and requirements for the future up to 2031. The Plan will provide a means of guiding, promoting and enabling balanced sustainable change and growth within its designated area.
Portland Town Council invites comments on the Draft Plan . All responses received will be considered by the Management Group and the Town Council to produce a revised version of the Plan which will then be submitted to the Local Planning Authority for examination by an independent examiner.
Viewing the Draft Plan and Commenting on it
The draft Neighbourhood Plan with the accompanying draft Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) together with other evidence base documents and comments form can be found to the right, or via the Town Council’s website.
This includes a brief summary of the changes made to the Informal Consultation draft consulted on in December 2017 and January 2018.
Paper copies of the draft plan and SEA may be viewed at Tophill Library, Easton, Osprey Leisure Centre, Castletown and the Town Council Offices, Easton Lane. Comments forms will also be available at these venues.
You may comment on the Plan preferably by completing the online comments form below (available from 18th June).
You can also complete the paper form and submit it in the response box at the above venues or posting or taking this to the Town Council Offices , 52 Easton St, Easton, DT5 1BT
Tel 01305 821638.
Alternatively you may submit your written comments in any form but you must include your name, organisation (if applicable) and postcode for these to be accepted.
All comments will be publicly available and identifiable by name and organisation (where applicable).
All comments must be received by 5pm on the 30th July 2018.