Updates about the Local Plan Examination process, hearing dates and venues and other relevant information.

In accordance with regulation 22 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 (As Amended) Basildon Borough Council submitted the Basildon Borough Local Plan 2014 -2034 to the Secretary of State on 28 March 2019 for examination.

The Inspector

Paul Griffiths (BSc (Hons) BArch IHBC has been appointed by the Secretary of State as the Planning Inspector for the examination of the Basildon Borough Local Plan 2014 - 2034.

The Inspector's task is to consider the soundness of the submitted Plan. The Inspector will also consider whether the Local Plan meets the requisite legal and procedural requirements. In order to do so, the Inspector will assess the Local Plan, the evidence base on which it was created, as well as all of the representations submitted during the public consultations.

The Programme Officer

We have appointed a Programme Officer, an independent officer who will organise and manage the administrative and procedural matters of the Examination.

Our Programme Officer is Andrea Copsey.  

For any queries about the Local Plan Examination, you can contact Andrea as follows:

By phone: 07842 643988

By email: copseyandrea@gmail.com

In writing: Basildon Examination, PO Box 12607, Clacton-on-Sea, CO15 9GN

Examination Documents

The list of examination documents is available below. 

Icon for pdf Basildon Borough Council Local Plan Examination Documents List - April 2019 [146.41KB]

To view or download the documents , please follow the links below.

Local Plan Examination - Submission Documents 

Local Plan Examination - Submission Supporting Documents

Local Plan Examination - Evidence Base

Examination News and Updates

All updates about the Local Plan Examination process, hearing dates and venues and other relevant information will be made available below.

Icon for pdf EX001 Basildon PINS Covering Letter to Submission - March 2019 [284.66KB]

Icon for pdf EX002 Appointment of Inspector Letter - April 2019 [60.11KB]

Icon for pdf EX003 Notice of Submission Correspondence - April 2019 [110.05KB]