Blandford+ Neighbourhood Plan 2011 – 2033 Examination

In accordance with Paragraph 9 of Schedule 4B to the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended) the independent examiner, Mr Terry Kemmann-Lane JP DipTP FRTPI, has decided that a hearing is required for the purpose of receiving oral representations.

The EXAMINER’S REPORT has now been published!

Following  the Public Hearing (see below for details), further correspondence took place between Blandford+ and Dorset Council with Wyatt Homes, Savills and Clemdell Ltd, regarding requests for  modifications to the text of Policies B2, B3 and B8. A report detailing the proposed modifications and responses received was sent to the examiner on the 21st December 2019.

The Public Hearing & Site Visit Agenda and Public Hearing meeting notes are now available** (see below).

**The meeting notes are intended as a broad indication of the discussion of the Hearing and should be read as no more than a precis for that purpose

The Examiner has requested written responses from Dorset Council and Blandford + prior to the Hearing.

An exploratory meeting between the Examiner, Dorset Council and Blandford+ was held on 22nd August 2019

Click here for the Meeting Notes and the Letter from Dave Chetwyn to Examiner Sept 2019

Supported by the Ministry of Housing and by North Dorset District Council,
the new Blandford+ Neighbourhood Plan is taking the lead on housing and infrastructure
development for Blandford Forum, Blandford St. Mary and Bryanston.

Click here or use the drop down menus to see the new B+ Submission Plan and supporting documentation 

Click here for Examination documents and information