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The borough council resolved on 9 June 2021 to agree alternative spatial strategy options for housing and economic growth, for the purposes of consultation and engagement and to agree a refreshed programme and timetable for the preparation of the new Local Plan.
A hard copy of the consultation documents are also available to view, by prior appointment only, during normal working hours at:
Amber Valley Borough Council
If you would like to make an appointment to view the consultation documents, please call 01773 841584 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Copies are also available to view at Alfreton, Allestree, Belper, Duffield, Heanor, Ripley and Somercotes libraries, during normal opening hours.
The alternative spatial strategy options have been published for a period of 12 weeks, commencing on 8 July 2021.
Any representations on the alternative spatial strategy options can be made using the online consultation response form.
Alternatively, a hard copy of the consultation response form can be requested via the contact details above.
All representations should be received by no later than 4:30pm on Thursday 30 September 2021.
The alternative spatial strategy options have been informed by:
Copies of the above documents can also be viewed on request and by prior appointment only, at the Town Hall in Ripley, during normal working hours.
Copies of the Sustainability Appraisal (SA) documents are also available to view at the libraries as detailed above.
The borough council has also produced an updated Strategic Housing And Economic Land Availability Assessment (SHELAA).
Please note that whilst the preparation of the SHELAA has informed the alternative spatial strategy options, the borough council is not consulting on any of the sites included in the SHELAA and that any representations received in respect of the merits or otherwise of individual sites will not be taken into account at this stage in the Local Plan processs.
Contact the team directly on 01773 841584 or email LDF@ambervalley.gov.uk