London Gateway development

Local Development Order consultation

After an initial consultation on a Local Development Order (LDO) for the proposed logistics park at London Gateway, we consulted again up to 10 October 2013.

The description of development that would be subject of the proposed order is as follows.

Development consisting of:

  • the erection, extension, demolition or alteration of a warehouse building within Use Class B8 (storage or distribution)
  • the erection, extension, demolition or alteration of an industrial building within Use Class B2 (general industry)
  • the erection, extension, demolition or alteration of a building within Use Classes B1(b) (research and development ) or B1(c) (light industry)
  • ancillary uses in connection with development within Use Classes B8, B2, B1(b) or B1(c)

Development consisting of:

  • the change of use of a building within Use Class B8 (storage or distribution) to a use falling within Use Classes B1(b) research and development, B1(c) light industrial or Use Class B2 (general industrial)
  • the change of use of a building within Use Classes B1(b) research and development or B1(c) light industrial to a use falling within Use Class B2 (general industrial) or to Use Class B8 (storage or distribution), OR
  • the change of use of a building within Use Class B2 to a use falling within Use Class B1(b) research and development or B1(c) light industrial or to Use Class B8 (storage or distribution)

Development consisting of:

  • internal access roads
  • vehicle parking and servicing
  • hard and soft landscaping, including fences, gates, walls, securing barriers and street lighting
  • foul and surface water drainage infrastructure including sewage treatment works, pumps, tanks, conduits, swales, pipes, drains, ditches, channels and ponds
  • vehicle refuelling facilities
  • utilities infrastructure (telecoms, gas, electricity, water) including sub-stations, pylons, radio and lighting masts, CCTV cameras and associated masts

Development consisting of:

  • remediation
  • land raising

We invited views on the following documents:

An initial draft local development order consultation was open between 27 June 2013 and 8 August 2013. The following responses were received: