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  • You can access advice, or support with using our online services, by phoning 01268 882200 (8.45am to 5.15pm Mon to Thurs, and to 4.45pm on Fri)
  • The Kiln Road office will re-open for pre-booked appointments only (9.00am to 4.00pm), these can be arranged on a case by case basis by phoning 01268 882200.
  • You can find information and advice on COVID-19 and our 24/7 online services on our  Coronavirus information page

New Local Plan

Castle Point Borough Council submitted the Castle Point Local Plan 2018 -2033 to the Secretary of State on 2 October 2020 for examination. This is in accordance with regulation 22 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 (as amended). The submission Local Plan and all associated documentation is now available to view below.

Information relating to the Examination of the Local Plan can be found using the button below. The Council will keep information on the Examination up to date on that page, and you are recommended to refer to it regularly to keep up to date with how the examination is progressing. Where a person or organisation made representations to the Local Plan consultation prior to submission, these people will be written to as appropriate throughout the examination process. 

Further information on the Local Plan progress and next steps can be found in the Local Plan Newsletter - November 2020.pdf [pdf] 647KB

The Council has established a Local Plan Delivery Board to ensure that Members of the Council are involved in the delivery of the Local Plan. This board has started to meet, and information about the Board can be found using the button below. 

For further information on the Council's previous decisions regarding the Local Plan please refer to the  Agendas and Minutes Library.