Welcome to the South Bristol Link Public Inquiry website for:
- Compulsory Purchase Orders
- Side Roads Order
- Section 19 Certificate Application in respect of Highridge Common
- Section 19 Certficate Application in respect of Ashton Fields
The North Somerset Council (South Bristol Link) Compulsory Purchase Order 2013 and the North Somerset Council (South Bristol Link Classified Road) Side Roads Order 2013 were both submitted on the 25th November 2013. The North Somerset Council (South Bristol Link) Compulsory Purchase Order (No.2) 2014 was submitted on the 6th May 2014. The s.19 ‘minded to grant’ notice was received from PINS on 27 January 2014 and published on 13 February 2014 for Highridge Common Exchange Land. The s.19 ‘minded to grant’ notice was received from PINS on 12th May 2014 and published on 14th May 2014 in respect of the Ashton Fields Exchange Land. Mr David Wildsmith BSc(Hons) MSc CEng MICE FCIHT MRTPI of the Planning Inspectorate has been appointed to conduct the Public Inquiry which is scheduled to commence on 8 July 2014.
The North Somerset Council has appointed Lynette Duncan as Programme Officer to assist the Inspector with all aspects of the administration relating to the Public Inquiry. Lynette can be contacted on 07855 649 904 or on Lynetteljdassoc@aol.com
Please find below the Programme Officer’s letter of introduction and the Inspector’s Pre-Inquiry note.
The Public Inquiry for the South Bristol Link closed on the 17th July.
On the 21st October 2014 the South Bristol Link compulsory purchase orders and side road orders were confirmed and the section 19 certificate granted by the Secretary of State for Transport and the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. Please find below the Inspectors Report and the Decision Letter. The CPO’s and SRO as confirmed and modified are below.
Please find below the link to the South Bristol Link General Vesting Declaration:-