Merthyr Tydfil Local Development Plan – Information from the Council

I have received the following communication from Merthyr Tydfil CBC:

REPLACEMENT MERTHYR TYDFIL LOCAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN 2016-2031: PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON THE CANDIDATES SITES REGISTER AND ASSOCIATED CANDIDATE SITE SUSTAINABILITY APPRAISALS

 

“As you may be aware, Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council (MTCBC) invited the submission of Candidate Sites for potential inclusion in the Replacement Merthyr Tydfil Local Development Plan (LDP) 2016-2031 between 30th August 2016 and 2nd December 2016 and 14th July 2017 and 6th October 2017.  Altogether 103 sites were nominated and are included in the Candidates Sites Register.

Each Candidate Site has been subject to a Sustainability Appraisal (SA), which also forms part of the Candidates Sites Register.  The main purpose of the SA is to identify the potential sustainability implications of the sites submitted.  The sites have been assessed on the basis of the criteria contained in the SA Framework, attached at Appendix 1 of the Candidates Sites Register.

A six week public consultation will take place on the ‘Candidates Sites Register’ and associated Sustainability Appraisals, between Friday 13th October 2017 and Friday 24th November 2017.  Comments must be made in writing and received by the County Borough Council by 5:00pm on the 24th November 2017 by:

  • Post to the Head of Planning and Countryside, Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council, Unit 5, Triangle Business Park, Pentrebach, Merthyr Tydfil CF48 4TQ.

The register will be available online, together with the comments form, which can be downloaded from:

www.merthyr.gov.uk and or www.cwmtafhub.co.uk

If you have any queries about how to submit your comments please e-mail the LDP team at [email protected] or call 01685 726279 and ask to speak to a member of the LDP team”.