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ESBC Climate Change and Sustainable Development Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)

Dear Residents

We have been provided with the following information:

East Staffordshire Borough Council
Adoption Statement – Climate Change and Sustainable Development Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)

This statement is prepared in accordance with The Town and Country Planning
(Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012.

On the 16th of August 2022 the Council adopted the Climate Change Supplementary
Planning Document.

The Council published its draft Supplementary Planning Document on the 4th of May
2022 and invited representations by 17th of June 2022. In total 23 representations
were received.

There have been modifications to the SPD pursuant to section 23(1) of the Planning
and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004, which are set out in the appendices and
minutes of the East Staffordshire Borough Council Cabinet meeting on the 16th of
August 2022.

The Council made these modifications to address representations and provide
further clarity to the document.

Any person with sufficient interest in the decision to adopt the supplementary
planning document may apply to the High Court for permission to apply for
judicial review of that decision. Any such application must be made promptly and in
any event not later than 6 weeks after the date on which the supplementary planning
document was adopted.

The SPD and this Adoption Statement are available on the council’s website.

Please go to


the documents can be viewed by appointment:
at East Staffordshire Borough Council, The Town Hall, King Edward Place, Burton upon
Trent, DE14 2EB between the hours of 10am – 3pm.

Appointments must be made
before visiting by emailing

or by phone on
01283 508 000

If you have any queries about this SPD please email