Publication: Pre-Submission Gloucester City Plan

Pre-Submission City Plan

Responding to the consultation

1.12 The City Council is consulting on the Pre-Submission Gloucester City Plan for a period of six weeks between 23rd October and 5th December 2019. Responses (known as 'representations'), can be made via the consultation portal at Alternatively, you may email your response to or write to: Planning Policy Team, Gloucester City Council, PO BOX 3252, Gloucester, GL1 9FW.

1.13 Copies of this document are available at all libraries within Gloucester City and the Gloucester City Council reception at 'The Gateway' on Westgate Street.

1.14 Responses submitted to the consultation will be considered by an Independent Planning Inspector at a public examination. The role of the Inspector will be to examine whether the GCP is 'sound' and complies with the legal requirements. More information on the examination procedure has been produced by the Planning Inspectorate and is available from their website.

1.15 If you wish to make a representation seeking a change to the GCP, in your response you should explain why the Plan is not sound and/or legally compliant. Where possible you should provide evidence to support your representation and make clear what changes need to be made as a result.

1.16 Please note that your representation cannot be treated as confidential. As well as being sent to the Secretary of State, copies of all representations will be made available on the Council's website. Your name and organization (if applicable) will be viewable. However, your contact details will be removed. If your representation is anonymous it cannot be taken into account.