Examination Documents

The following documents form part of the Torfaen Local Development Plan Evidence base and have been submitted to the Planning Inspector to provide supporting evidence in respect of the Local Development Plan Examination.

Please note: Some documents have been split into 2 or more PDFs in order to make it easier to download large file size documents for members of the public and other interested parties.

Further documentation that was submitted to the Welsh Government and Planning Inspectorate forming part of the LDP Evidence Base can be found on the Submitted Documents Webpage.

Welsh Government Policy and Guidance can be found on the Welsh Government website.

Examination Documents
Ref. No.Document NameDate of Production
ED01
LDP Background Paper Gypsy and Traveller Study July 2012
ED02
Shepherds Hill Shallow Mine Workings Assessment Report July 2012
ED03
Shepherds Hill Cost Summary Report July 2012
ED04
Good Practice Guide in Designing Gypsy Traveller Sites in Wales July 2009
ED05 Statement of Further Changes December 2012
ED06

SAR Report Addendum and Habitats Regulations Assessment Screening - Assessment of Further Focussed Changes

December 2012
ED07 Statement of recommended Matter Arising Changes February 2013
ED08 Torfaen Retail Study November 2012 - Retail Floorspace Capacity Update November 2012
ED09 Proposed Land Reclamation and Coal Recovery Scheme Land at Varteg Hill, Varteg, Pontypool February 2013

ED10

Joint Housing Land Availability Study 2012

March 2013
ED11 Extraordinary Council Meeting October 2012
ED12 Extraordinary Council Meeting November 2013
ED13 Torfaen Population and Housing Position Statement March 2013
ED14 Canalside Strategic Action Area Masterplan March 2013
ED15 TCBC Examination Statement - Overall Spatial Strategy March 2013
ED16 Welsh Government Examination Statement - Overall Spatial Strategy March 2013
ED17 Geraint John Planning Examination Statement - Overall Spatial Strategy April 2013
ED18 Torfaen Friends of the Earth Examination Statement - Overall Spatial Strategy April 2013
ED19 Paul Williams Examination Statement - Overall Spatial Strategy April 2013
ED20 Dwr Welsh Water Examination Statement - Overall Spatial Strategy March 2013
ED21 TCBC Examination Statement - Housing / Affordable Housing April 2013
ED22 Welsh Government - Examination Statement - Housing / Affordable Housing April 2013
ED23 Torfaen Friends Of the Earth - Examination Statement - Housing / Affordable Housing April 2013
ED24 Nathaniel Litchfield & Partners - Examination Statement - Housing / Affordable Housing   April 2013
ED25 Geraint John Planning - Examination Statement - Housing / Affordable Housing April 2013
ED26 Home Builders Federation - Examination Statement - Housing / Affordable Housing March 2013
ED26a

Home Builders Federation - Appendix A - Integral Geotechnique

Brownfield Sites - Remediation / Reclamation Cost Estimates

October 2012
ED26b Home Builders Federation - Appendix B - Updated Affordable Housing Viability Assessment March 2013
ED27 Paul Williams - Examination Statement - Housing / Affordable Housing April 2013
ED28 Dwr Welsh Water Examination Statement - South Sebastopol Strategic Action Area March 2013
ED29 Welsh Government Examination Statement  - South Sebastopol Strategic Action Area March 2013
ED30 TCBC Examination Statement - South Sebastopol Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED30a TCBC Appendix 1 - Minutes of Extraordinary Council Meeting of 20th & 29th November 2012 November 2012
ED30b TBCB Appendix 2 - Joint Council/Appellant Letter to Planning Inspectorate regarding the Planning Appeal 11th December 2012 December 2012
ED30c TCBC Appendix 3 - Letter from Welsh Government regarding the South Sebastopol appeal determination target date 7th March 2012 March 2013
ED30d TCBC Appendix 4 - Report to the Extraordinary Council 5th July 2011 July 2011
ED30e TCBC Appendix 5 - Planning Conditions - Statement of Common Ground January 2013
ED30f TCBC Appendix 6 - Statement of Evidence - Edmund Booth, The Conservation Studio December 2012
ED30g TCBC Appendix 7 - Summary of Evidence - Alan Wilkinson, Waterman Transport & Development Ltd December 2012
ED30h TCBC Appendix 8 - Asbri Planning (pad) South Sebastopol Indicative Land Parcels Plan May 2012
ED30i TCBC Appendix 9 - South Sebastopol - Section 106 Agreement January 2013
ED30j TCBC Appendix 10 - Extract from GVA South Sebastopol Viability Assessment Report December 2012
ED30k TCBC Appendix 11 - Adopted South Sebastopol Development Framework March 2004
ED30l TCBC Appendix 12 - South Sebastopol Application - Development Brief and Design & Access Statement January 2011
ED30m TCBC Appendix 13 - South Sebastopol Application - Principles Document 2012
ED30n TCBC Appendix 14 - South Sebastopol Application - Concept Masterplan March 2011
ED30o TCBC Appendix 15 - South Sebastopol Application - Framework Masterplan November 2012
ED30p TCBC Appendix 16 - South Sebastopol Application - Indicative Site Section November 2012
ED30q TCBC Appendix 17 - South Sebastopol Application - Scale and Parameters Plan November 2012
ED30r TCBC Appendix 18 - Statement of Evidence - Gary Soltys, Soltys Brewster December 2012
ED30s TCBC Appendix 19 - Soltys Brewster Landscape and Visual Assessment Summary & Maps November 2012
ED30t TCBC Appendix 20 - Soltys Brewster Map of MG5 and MG23 Grasslands October 2012
ED31 Natural Resources Wales (CCW)Examination Statement - South Sebastopol Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED32 Paul Williams Examination Statement - South Sebastopol Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED33 Torfaen Friends of  the Earth Examination Statement - South Sebastopol Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED34 Welsh Government Examination Statement - Provision for Gypsies and Travellers March 2013
ED35 TCBC Examination Statement - Provision for Gypsies and Travellers April 2013
ED36 CwmNAG Examination Statement - Provision for Gypsies and Travellers April 2013
ED37 Welsh Government - Examination Statement - Minerals and Waste April 2013
ED38 TCBC - Examination Statement - Minerals and Waste April 2013
ED38a TCBC - Appendix 1 - Torfaen Extract from the  Aggregates Safeguarding Map of Wales April 2013
ED38b TCBC - Appendix 2 - BGS/WG Report on the "Aggregates Safeguarding Map Wales" 2012
ED38c TCBC - Appendix 3 - WG letter to Chief Planning Officers regarding the "Publication of the Aggregates of Safeguarding Maps of Wales" November 2012
ED38d TCBC - Appendix 4 - Torfaen LDP Sub Committee 9 April 2013
ED38e TCBC - Appendix 5 - BGS South Wales RIGS Audit Torfaen CBC Extract 2012
ED38f TCBC - Appendix 6 - Extract from the Adopted Blaenau Gwent CBC  LDP November 2012
ED38g TCBC - Appendix 7 - Tir Pentwys Planning Application - "Restoration Concept" Drawing.  
ED38h TCBC - Appendix 8 - Tirpentwys Planning Application CCW (NRW) Consultation Response Letter March 2013
ED38i TCBC - Appendix 9 - Tir Pentwys Planning Application - New Access / Haul Road drawings  
ED38j TCBC - Appendix 10 - Tir Pentwys Planning Application - Haul Road - "Standard Details" drawing  
ED38k TCBC - Appendix 11 - Tir Pentwys Planning Application - TCBC Countryside Access Officer "Rights of Way" Observations April 2013
ED38l TCBC - Appendix 12 - Tir Pentwys Planning Application - Proposed Planting Scheme drawing  
ED39 The Coal Authority - Examination Statement - Minerals and Waste March 2013
ED40 Torfaen Friends of the Earth - Examination Statement - Minerals and Waste March 2013
ED41 Mineral Products Association - Examination Statement - Minerals and Waste April 2013
ED42 SLR Consulting Ltd - Examination Statement - Minerals and Waste April 2013
ED42a SLR Consulting Ltd - Appendix 1 - Opencast Reclamation & Recovery if Secondary Aggregates April 2013
ED42b SLR Consulting Ltd - Appendix 2 - Summary of Potential Impacts, Mitigation and Residual Impacts April 2013
ED43 Pantygasseg Residents Association - Examination Statement - Minerals and Waste April 2013
ED44 Welsh Government - Examination Statement - Employment and Town Centre issues April 2013
ED45 TCBC - Examination Statement - Employment and Town Centre Issues April 2013
ED46 G L Hearn Ltd - Examination Statement - Employment and Town Centre Issues April 2013
ED46a G L Hearn Ltd - Examination Statement - Employment and Town Centre Issues - Matter 2 April 2013
ED46b G L Hearn Ltd - Examination Statement - Employment and Town Centre Issues - Matter 3 April 2013
ED47 WYG Planning & Environment  - Examination Statement - Employment and Town Centre Issues April 2013
ED48 TCBC - Examination Statement - Countryside and Wildlife Matters April 2013
ED49 Gwent Wildlife Trust - Examination Statement - Countryside and Wildlife Matters April 2013
ED50 Natural Resources Wales (CCW) - Examination Statement - Countryside and Wildlife Matters April 2013
ED51 Torfaen Friends of the Earth - Examination Statement - Countryside and Wildlife Matters April 2013
ED52 Pantygasseg Residents Association - Examination Statement - Countryside and Wildlife Matters April 2013
ED53 DWR Welsh Water - Examination Statement - Llantarnam Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED54 Welsh Government - Examination Statement - Llantarnam Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED55 Nathaniel Litchfield & Partners - Examination Statement - Llantarnam Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED56 Llantarnam Village Residents Association - Examination Statement - Llantarnam Strategic Action Area March 2013
ED57 Councillor Maria Graham - Examination Statement - Llantarnam Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED58 Dr Amelia Pannett - Examination Statement - Llantarnam Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED59 Councillor Paul Williams - Examination Statement - Llantarnam Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED60 TCBC - Examination Statement - Llantarnam Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED68 Mark Sutton - Examination Statement - Llantarnam Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED61 Welsh Government - Examination Statement - Llanfrechfa Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED62 TCBC - Examination Statement - Llanfrechfa Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED62a TCBC - Appendix C - Llanfrechfa Highways Statement April 2013
ED63 BDP for Aneurin Bevan Health Board - Examination Statement - Llanfrechfa Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED64 Don Corbett - Examination Statement - Llanfrechfa Strategic Action Area March 2013
ED64a Don Corbett - Notes of Meeting between FLAG & Health Board March 2013
ED64b Don Corbett - Route for Link Road March 2013
ED65 DWR Welsh Water - Examination Statement - Llanfrechfa Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED66 Natural Resources Wales (CCW) - Examination Statement - Llanfrechfa Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED67 Paul Evans (BETS Infrastructure) Examination Statement - Llanfrechfa Strategic Action Area April 2013
ED69 DWR Welsh Water - Examination Statement - Individual Site Representations - Cwmbran Area April 2013
ED70 Natural Resources Wales (CCW) - Examination Statement - Individual Site Representations - Cwmbran Area April 2013
ED70a Natural Resources Wales (CCW) Appendix A April 2013
ED70b Natural Resources Wales (CCW) Appendix B April 2013
ED71 TCBC - Examination Statement - Individual Site Representations - Cwmbran Area April 2013
ED71a TCBC - Appendix 1 Ty'r ywen Farm Ecological Assessment July 2012
ED71b TCBC - Appendix 2 - Abbey Cottages North Flood Assessment April 2006
ED71c TCBC - Appendix 3 - Planning Enforcement Appeal Decision - Land at Meadowside January 2012
ED71d TCBC - Appendix 4 - Planning Officer Report 02P07706 Meadowside  
ED72 Asbri Planning - Examination Statement - Individual Site Representations - Cwmbran April 2013
ED72a Asbri Planning - Appendix 1 - Proposed Site Plan  
ED73 Lambert Smith Hampton - Examination Statement - Individual Site Representations Cwmbran April 2013
ED73a Lambert Smith Hampton - Appendix 1 - Grassland Technical Note April 2013
ED73b Lambert Smith Hampton - Appendix 2 - Development Capacity Options 2a and 2b April 2013
ED74 TCBC - Examination Statement - Individual Site Representations - North Torfaen April 2013
ED74a TCBC - Appendix 1 - The British 2008
ED74b TCBC - Appendix 2 - Draft Masterplan 2008
ED74c TCBC - Appendix 3 - Environmental Agency Wales August 2008
ED74d TCBC - Appendix 4 - Welsh Water Letter 2008
ED74e TCBC - Appendix 4a - Welsh Water Map 2008
ED74f TCBC - Appendix 5 - The Coal Authority letter 2008
ED74g TCBC - Appendix 6 -  CCW Letter 2008
ED74h TCBC - Appendix 7 - CADW Response 2008
ED74i TCBC - Appendix 8 - The Coal Authority Letter 2008
ED75 Welsh Government - Examination Statement  - Individual Site Representation - North Torfaen April 2013
ED76 Yvonne Walker - Examination Statement - Individual Site Representation - North Torfaen April 2013
ED77 Geraint John Planning - Examination Statement - Individual Site Representation - North Torfaen April 2013
ED77a

Geraint John Planning - Attachment A

 
ED77b Geraint John Planning - Attachment B  
ED77c Geraint John Planning - Attachment C  
ED78 DWR Welsh Water - Examination Statement - Individual Site Representations - North Torfaen April 2013
ED79

TCBC - Examination Statement - Individual Site Representations - Pontypool

April 2013
ED79a TCBC - Appendix 1 - Twmpath Indicative Access Proposals  
ED79b TCBC - Appendix 2 - Coal Authority Report January 2000
ED79c TCBC - Appendix 3 - CCW Development Framework January 2012
ED80 Natural Resources Wales  - Examination Statement - Individual Site Representations Pontypool April 2013
ED81 Natural Resources Wales - Examination Statement  - Individual Site Representations Pontypool (Mamhilad) April 2013
ED82 DWR Welsh Water - Examination Statement - Individual Site Representations Pontypool April 2013
ED83 Wendy Rogers - Examination Statement - Individual Site Representations Pontypool April 2013
ED84 TCBC - Examination Statement - Implementation and Deliverability April 2013
ED85 Welsh Government - Examination Statement - Implementation and Deliverability April 2013
ED86 Paul Williams - Examination Statement - Implementation and Deliverability April 2013
ED86a NRW Submission For Implementation and Deliverability Session May 2013
ED87 TCBC - Examination Statement - Consultation and Engagement April 2013
ED88 Paul Williams - Examination Statement - Consultation and Engagement April 2013
ED89 TCBC - Session 1 - Housing and Affordable Housing Matters Arising Changes May 2013
ED90 TCBC - Session 2 - Housing and Affordable Housing Matters Arising Changes May 2013
ED91 TCBC - Session 3 - South Sebastopol Strategic Action Area Matters Arising Changes May 2013
ED92 TCBC - Session 4 - Gypsy and Traveller Matters Arising Changes May 2013
ED93 TCBC - Session 5 - Minerals and Waste Matters Arising Changes May 2013
ED94 TCBC - Session 6 - Employment and Town Centre Matters Arising Changes May 2013
ED95

TCBC - Session 7 - Wildlife and Countryside Matters Matters Arising Changes

May 2013
ED96 TCBC - Session 8 - Llantarnam Strategic Action Area Matters Arising Changes May 2013
ED97 TCBC - Session 9 - Llanfrechfa Strategic Action Area Matters Arising Changes May 2013
ED98 TCBC - Session 10 - Individual Sites Cwmbran Area Matters Arising Changes May 2013
ED99 TCBC - Session 11 - Individual Sites North Torfaen Matters Arising Changes May 2013
ED99a TCBC - Session 12 -  Individual Sites Pontypool Area Matters Arising Changes May 2013
ED100   TCBC - Session 13 - Implementation and Deliverability Matters Arising Changes May 2013
ED101 TCBC - Session 14 - Consultation and Organisational Matters Arising Changes May 2013
ED102 Natural Resources Wales Statement April 2013
ED103

RPS - Letter to Mr Robert Murray TCBC

SAA4 Mamhilad

April 2013
ED104 Drawings of the Sainsburys Extension at Llewellyn Road Cwmbran May 2913
ED105 Redrow Homes -  Proposed Changes to Newport Road New Inn May 2013
ED105a Redrow Homes - Site Specific Representations - Newport Road New Inn May 2013
ED105b Redrow Homes - Allocations - Newport Road New Inn May 2013
ED105c Redrow Homes - rMAC - Newport Road New Inn May 2013
ED106 Home Builders Federation - Consultation Response May 2013
ED106a Rhondda Cynon Taff - Supplementary Planning Obligations January 2010
ED107 Affordable Housing Viability Study Update May 2013
ED108 TCBC -  Further Examination Statement - Housing and Affordable Housing June 2013
ED109 TCBC - Amended Monitoring Framework June 2013
ED109a TCBC - Table appended to ED109 June 2013
ED110 TCBC - Llanfrechfa Grange DAT Output June 2013
ED111 TCBC - Action Point AP10.1 Gwent Police College June 2013
ED111a TCBC - Option 2B June 2013
ED112 TCBC - Proposed Amendment to The British Strategic Action Area June 2013
ED113 BDP - Further rebuttal statement on behalf of Aneurin Bevan Health Board June 2013
ED114 HBF - Comments on AHVS AHVSU June 2013
ED114a HBF - Letter from Persimmon Homes June 2013
ED115 TCBC - Torfaen Local Development Plan Examination - Action Point AP2.2. June 2013
ED116 TCBC - Further MAC's and Action Points relating to Resumed Hearing Session 2 - Housing and Affordable Housing June 2013
ED117 Statement of recommended Matters Arising Changes and Matters Arising Changes July 2013
ED118

SAR Assessment of recommended

Matters Arising Changes and Matters Arising Changes.
July 2013
ED119
TCBC - Examination Statement - Comments on Welsh Minister for Housing & Regeneration, Written Statement on Housing Supply (17th July 2013) entitled:
‘Stimulating Home Building in Wales’
July 2013
ED120

Representation Responses to MAC's and rMAC's

August 2013
ED121 Statements in response to ED119 August 2013
Last Modified: 05/12/2018
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