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Notice of Barnsley’s Local Plan Examination Consultation 2018

Barnsley MBC have updated their local plan for development of the borough following the planning inspector’s recommendations.

The consultation period runs until 10am on Monday 12 March 2018.

A parcel of land in Silkstone Common (EC11) is part of the proposed housing allocation and allows for up to 50 homes on the site off Moorend Lane, Silkstone Common during the period of the plan (up to 2033).

The Planning Inspector has issued a document called ‘Inspector’s matters, issues and questions’ which is available online at www.consult.barnsley.gov.uk/portal

The full plan is available to view as a paper copy at Barnsley Central Library, Wellington House where you can also use a computer to see the documents on line at www.barnsley.gov.uk/local-plan-examination

Comments on the proposed plan can be submitted in the following ways:

  • By e-mail to PO@barnsley.gov.uk
  • By post to: The Programme Officer C/O Planning Policy team, Economic Regeneration, BMBC, PO Box 634, Barnsley S70 9GG

If you would like any further information, please contact the Programme Officer Richard Gilbert on 07713-326295.


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