Planning application reference P/2011/1673
“Demolish all existing buildings and remove hard-standings. Return 67% of total site area (16.19 vergees) to public accessible natural landscape, similar in size to Howard Davies Park. Replace existing Manager’s bungalow/Staff cottage with 2 No. four bed houses and construct 26 No. houses comprising of 10 No. three bed houses, 11 No. four bed houses and 5 No. five bed houses all in three groups plus landscaping, footpaths and reed-bed rainwater recycling pond. Create passing place on C105 at Western edge of Field 48.” The location is the former Plémont Bay Holiday Village, St Ouen JE3 2BY.
The Inquiry opened at 9.30am on Tuesday 25 September at the Société Jersiaise, Pier Road, St Helier and formally closed on Wednesday 26 September.
The Inspector's report is now with the Minister who has announced that he will make his decision known on 14 November.
The Planning and Environment Minister, Deputy Rob Duhamel, called a Public Inquiry into the above application and appointed Mr Alan Langton DipTP CEng MRTPI MICE MIHT as the independent Inspector.
Terms of reference for the Inspector
The Programme Officer for the Inquiry is Helen Wilson. Helen is an independent officer of the Inquiry and works under the direction of the Inspector.
Helen can be contacted:
Tel: 01527 65741 or 07879 443035
Address: c/o Planning and Building Services, South Hill, St Helier
Closing Submission by Plémont Estates Limited
The Closing Statement made on behalf of the applicant is available here
Applicants closing statement
Final Inquiry Programme
The Final Inquiry Programme is available to download here
The final inquiry programme
Recommended Planning Obligation Agreement and Planning Conditions – agreed by the States’ Department of Environment and by Plemont Estates Ltd
The above document is available to download
Plemont planning conditions
Site Visit Itinerary
The itinerary prepared by the Inspector is available to download
Revised site visit itinerary dated 22 September 2012
Site visits draft itinerary
Response by Andrew Leithgoe to the first draft of the site visit itinerary
Site visit plans
Site visit plans
Legal judgements raised by participants
The legal judgements are available to download here
Legal judgement Ruette Pinel Farm Limited
Legal judgement Patrick Joseph McCarthy
Note from the Council for the Protection of Jersey's Heritage (CPJH)
A note from the CPJH received on 19 September 2012 is available to download
Prior Notice Questions
Questions put to the applicant by the Inspector prior to the Inquiry are available to view
Prior notice question
A response from the applicant regarding the Site Area is available to download.
Prior notice question response
Applicant's response to the Inspector's question on Abandonment is available to download
Plemont Estates Ltd response
Appendices to Abandonment answer available to download
Appendix 1 Maletroit case
Appendix 2 Pioneer case
Appendix 3 1967-68 planning permits
Appendix 4 Hughes case
A pre-inquiry note produced by the Inspector of the public inquiry is available to view:
Pre-Inquiry Note 1 by the Inspector
Second Pre-Inquiry note
The second pre-inquiry note produced by the Inspector is now available to view:
Pre-Inquiry Note 2 by the Inspector
Inquiry Documents List
A list of the inquiry documents is available to view:
Plemont Public Inquiry core documents list - 26 Sept 2012
A list of the inquiry documentation is available with links to view:
Plemont Public Inquiry core documents list with links - 14 Aug 2012
Initial Representations received since the Public Inquiry was announced
Statements of case
The Statements of Case submitted to the Inquiry are available to view.
The planning application documents can be viewed at:
Plemont planning application
Response to the applicant regarding the length of Statements of Case (12 July 2012)
Length of Statements of Case
Email exchange regarding the State's participation at the Inquiry
Email exchange regarding States of Jersey participation at the Plemont Public Inquiry
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