Replacement Local Development Plan - 2nd Call for Candidate Sites

Published: 08 December 2020

Replacement Local Development Plan - 2nd Call for Candidate Sites

The Council previously invited submissions from developers, landowners and the public for sites that could be considered for new development, re-development or protection in the Replacement Local Development Plan. These sites are known as “Candidate Sites”. A Register of all Candidate Sites received during this period has been made available to view online

From 8th December 2020 to 2nd February 2021 the Council will be:
• Seeking views on the draft findings of assessments undertaken of the submitted Candidate Sites.
Anyone wishing to comment will need to submit a comment form.
• Undertaking a 2nd call for sites particularly in the Tredegar and Lower Ebbw Fach areas.
Anyone wishing to promote new sites will need to complete a Candidate Site Form
• Writing to site promoters to request further information.

All documents and forms are available to download online.

Hard copies of documents can be viewed and forms collected from all open local libraries by appointment (please note Blaina library is presently closed) or the General Offices, The Works, Ebbw Vale.

Officers will be available to discuss matters throughout the process but to meet with officers you will need to arrange an appointment and follow social distancing rules.

Call 01495 354740 to discuss any issues, arrange an appointment or to have hard copies of forms and documents sent to you.

All comments on the findings, new candidate sites completed forms and further information will need to be emailed to planningpolicy@blaenau-gwent.gov.uk. or sent to:
Development Plans team, Brynmawr Central Depot, Barleyfield Industrial Estate, Brynmawr, NP23 4YF

The closing date for submission is: 2nd February 2021.