Virtual Planning Appeal to be heard later this month

Virtual Planning Appeal Arun District Council will hold its first ever virtual planning appeal this September.

The appeal by Domusea Developments Ltd relates to a planning application it made to the council to build homes at Boweries in Barnham Road, Eastergate.

An Inspector appointed by the Secretary of State will open the hearing on 22 September 2020 at 10am.

The hearing will be held as a virtual event run by an Inspector in the usual way, but with the parties invited to join via Microsoft Teams or telephone.

Documents relating to the appeal can be viewed on the Council’s website by visiting and searching for EG/22/19/OUT.

Anyone wishing to attend the hearing must contact the Planning Inspectorate Case Officer as soon as possible prior to the hearing, either by email or telephone after reading the Hearing Attendance Information set out below.

When contacting the Case Officer, it would be helpful if you could confirm whether you want to take an active part in the proceedings or attend only as an observer (see below).

To take part using video, participants will need to have access to Microsoft Teams (via an app or web browser). This link gives further information: Alternatively, you can take part by telephone. Calls would be to an 020 number which will incur charges:

All registered participants will receive individual joining instructions providing details of any requirements, guidance and support, whether joining by Teams or telephone. You should note that the event may be recorded by the Planning Inspectorate for training and quality assurance purposes.

Planning Inspectorate Reference: APP/C3810/W/20/3246409

Case Officer contact at the Planning Inspectorate: Heather Langridge Email: