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Public inquiry for land off Sketchley Lane, Burbage

Reason for the inquiry

An appeal has been submitted against the council’s refusal of outline planning permission for up to 140 dwellings accessed from Sketchley Lane and an extension of Sketchley Meadows Business Park for up to 30,000 square metre gross internal floorspace (B2 and B8 uses) accessed from Watling Drive, with associated infrastructure including open space, landscaping, drainage and internal roads reference number 19/00947/OUT.

An inspector has been appointed by the Secretary of State and the appeal will be heard by way of a public inquiry. The inquiry will be conducted as a virtual event via Microsoft Teams, starting on Tuesday 9 March 2021. The Planning Inspectorate reference is APP/K2420/W/20/3260227 and the case officer contact at the Planning Inspectorate is Alison Dyson who can be contacted by email at [email protected].

In this page are the core documents which both the council and the appellants will rely on for this appeal. Please note: this list will be updated throughout the appeal, including during the inquiry.

Last updated: ‎22‎/‎02‎/‎2021‎ ‎08‎:‎22‎