Appeal re Planning Application for Land to the South of Ford Lane, East of North End Road, Yapton,

Appeal Ref : APP/C3810/W/17/3170059
Arun Planning Ref : Y/80/16/OUT

Town & Country Planning Act 1990

Land to the South of Ford Lane, East of North End Road, Yapton, 

Notification of Planning Appeal on Y/80/16/OUT : Land to the South of Ford Lane 

Arun District Council
Arun Civic Centre
Maltravers Road
West Sussex BN17 5LF
Planning General Enquiries
Tel: (01903) 737756 Fax: (01903) 730442
Dx: 57406 Littlehampton
Minicom: 01903 732765

28 September 2017

Please ask for : David Innes


Yapton Parish Council
Mr A Gardiner  - Clerk of the Council

Appeal Ref : APP/C3810/W/17/3170059
Our Ref : Y/80/16/OUT

Dear Sir/Madam

Town & Country Planning Act 1990

Outline application with some matters reserved for 4.5 hectares of residential development comprising 3.4 hectares of land for up to 100 dwellings (up to 30 (30%) affordable housing) together with 1.1 hectares of land set aside for public open space & strategic landscaping &2.2 hectares of public open space and green corridors with vehicular access from Ford Lane & pedestrian/cycle access only from North End Road. Resubmission of Y/60/14/OUT. This application is a departure from the development plan, affects the character & appearance of the Church Lane Yapton Conservation Area & affects the setting of a listed building.

Land to the South of Ford Lane, East of North End Road, Yapton

I refer to the above details. An appeal has been made to the Secretary of State against the decision of Arun District Council to refuse planning permission.

The appeal will be determined on the basis of an Inquiry which is going to start at 10 am on 12 December 2017 at Bognor Regis Town Hall, Clarence Road, Bognor Regis PO21 1LD. The Inquiry is expected to last for 3 days. The procedure to be followed in set out in the Town and Country Planning Appeals (Determination by Inspectors) (Inquiries Procedure) (England) Rules 2000.

We have forwarded all the representations made to us on the application to the Planning Inspectorate and the appellant. These will be considered by the Inspector when determining the appeal.

If you wish to make comments, or modify/withdraw your previous representation, you can do so on the Planning Portal at or by emailing

If you do not have access to the internet, you can submit 3 written copies (quoting the above appeal reference) to:

The Planning Inspectorate
Temple Quay House
2 The Square
Temple Quay

All representations must be received by the 26th October 2017. Any representations submitted after the deadline will not usually be considered and will be returned. The Planning Inspectorate does not acknowledge representations. All representations must quote the appeal reference.

Please note that any representations you submit to the Planning Inspectorate will be copied to the appellant and this local planning authority and will be considered by the Inspector when determining the appeal.

The application documents, including plans and any decision notice, may be inspected on the Council's website , alternatively they may be viewed together with any appeal documents at the Planning Department, Arun Civic Centre, Maltravers Road, Littlehampton, West Sussex, BN17 5LF (01903 737500) during office hours. You can get a copy of the Inspectorate's "Guide to Taking Part in Planning Appeals" booklet free of charge from GOV.UK at enforcement-appeal or from us.

When made, the decision will be published on the Planning Portal.