Inquiry for 43 Colne Road, Coggeshall

About the Inquiry

The Planning Inspectorate has received an appeal against a planning application submitted relating to a site at 43 Colne Road, Coggeshall.

The appeal is against the refusal of an application for a Certificate of Lawfulness (Proposed Development), a Certificate of Lawfulness (Existing Use), and an enforcement notice. The appeal has been made by Mr & Mrs P & J Cross.

The Secretary of State appointed a Planning Inspector.

The Inquiry will start at 10:00am on 10 January 2023 to determine this appeal.

The event will take place at Howard Hall at:

Howard Hall
Bocking End

We will publish the decision on this webpage once it has been issued.

Inquiry Attendance Information

Prior to the commencement of the inquiry, if you would like to give your views as a third party, you must contact the Planning Inspectorate Case Officer.

You can contact the Planning Inspectorate Case Officer by phone or email.

You should read all of the Inquiry Attendance Information before contacting the Planning Inspectorate Case Officer.

You should also include the Planning Inspectorate reference in your email to the Case Officer.

Participation is at the Planning Inspector’s discretion.

Joining the Inquiry

Before deciding whether to take an active part in the inquiry, you need to think carefully about the points you wish to make.

All representations sent during the assessment of the planning application and appeal stage will be taken into account by the Inspector and re-stating the same points won’t add any additional weight to them.

If you feel that taking part in the Inquiry is right for you in whatever capacity, you can participate in a number of ways.

If you just wish to observe the event, you can do so:

  • in person by visiting the Council’s Offices at Causeway House

If you like to participate in the Inquiry, for example to give your views, you can do this too.

In order to participate, you will need to visit Howard Hall and be present during the event.

If you wish to participate, you will need to contact both:

Please make clear in your response the particular topic areas you are interested in.

If you will be visiting Howard Hall either to observe or participate in the Inquiry, and you have additional access requirements, the venue has adequate provisions to accommodate your needs.

If you want to take an active part but feel unable to for any reason, and/or the points you want to make are not covered in the evidence of others, consider whether someone else could raise them on your behalf.

Registered participants in whatever capacity will receive individual joining instructions, providing details of any requirements, guidance and support.

Appeal details

Planning Inspectorate Reference: APP/Z1510/C/21/3278305 & 3278193 & 3278210
Planning Inspectorate Case Officer: Eleanor Morris
Telephone: 0303 444 5312

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