Changes to council’s local plan strategy

Proposed modifications to Bolsover District Council’s Local Plan Strategy have been made.

The changes have been made following representations and comments made during the consultation period relating to the original document published in May 2013.

The Schedule of Proposed Modifications and its associated Sustainability Appraisal Addendum Report can be viewed at at the council’s four Contact Centres in Bolsover, Clowne, Shirebrook and South Normanton and at libraries throughout the district during their usual opening times.

Anyone wishing to make comments on the proposed modifications should contact the council in writing with your name, your contact details, the modification reference in question and a summary of whether you support or object to the proposed modification; and whether you wish to appear before the Inspector to explain your comment by the 14th February 2014:

These details will be passed to the Programme Officer who will arrange for the full submission of people’s comments for inclusion in the Examination process.

The Local Plan Strategy covers the period from 2011 to 2031 and sets out the councils overall approach to development and the key policies that will be used to consider planning proposals