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LDP Examination Hearing Sessions

The hearing sessions will commence on Tuesday 25 June 2019 at 10:00.  The start time of hearing sessions will vary so please check the programme carefully. All hearing sessions will be held at the Orbit Centre, Rhydycar Business Park, Merthyr Tydfil CF48 1DL unless otherwise stated.

Hearings timetable and participants for sessions

A pdf of the Draft Hearings Programme [ED003] outlining the timetable, topics the Inspector wishes to explore and invited participants is available to view/download from the Examination Documents webpage.  Please note the Draft Hearings Programme and the timetable are subject to change.

The following links will provide information for each hearing session including a note of invited participants, matters & issues agendas, any further statements from the Council and representors' prepared in response to the Inspector’s Matters & Issues [ED008] for the relevant session and any associated documents.

Statements submission deadline – midday on 11 June 2019

WEEK 1: 

Hearing 1: Tue 25 Jun 2019 at 10:00 - Plan preparation, vision and objectives

Hearing 2Tue 25 Jun 2019 at 13:00 – Plan strategy, delivery and infrastructure

Hearing 3: Wed 26 Jun 2019 at 10:00 – Housing

Hearing 4: Thu 27 Jun 2019 at 10:00 – Strategic and housing site allocations

Hearing 5: Fri 28 Jun 2019 at 10:00 – Commercial, retail, leisure and tourism development

WEEK 2: 

Hearing 6: Tue 2 Jul 2019 at 10:00 – Development Management policies 1

Hearing 7: Wed 3 Jul 2019 at 10:00 – Development Management policies 2

Hearing 8: Thu 4 Jul 2019 at 10:00 – Renewable energy, minerals, monitoring and other matters

WEEK 3: 

Hearing 9: Wed 21 August 2019 at 10:00 - Housing Land Supply and site allocations