Town and Country Planning

TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING (SCOTLAND) ACT 19972007-02-082007-01-12TSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211, customer.services@tso.co.uk261781601/2051601/205

Town & Country Planning

Argyll and Bute Council

NOTICE OF PRE-INQUIRY MEETING, FINALISED ARGYLL AND BUTE PLAN 2005

TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING (SCOTLAND) ACT 1997

The Pre-Inquiry Meeting for the Finalised Draft Local Plan 2005, Including Modifications 2006, will be held in the Main Hall of the Victoria Halls in Helensburgh on Thursday 8th February 2007 at 1.00 pm. The Meeting will be chaired by Mr Michael Thompson, the Reporter appointed to conduct the Public Local Inquiry. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the arrangements and procedures for the forthcoming Inquiry. Meeting topics will include; outlining the scope and format of the Inquiry and the provisional general programme, explaining the main procedural steps to be followed in the build up to and during the Inquiry, setting the final dates for the Pre Inquiry exchange of materials by and between parties, and the exchange of statements of case and participation, documents, precognitions and statements of evidence, agreeing the means of achieving these exchanges, and answering any queries objectors may have on procedural matters.

For enquiries regarding the public inquiry please contact Wendy Bruce, Public Local Inquiry Programme Officer on 07768541699 or by emailing wendy.bruce@argyll-bute.gov.uk To view the web-page for the Finalised Draft Local Plan 2005, Including Modifications 2006, please go www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/localplan