Public notice

Town and Country Planning Act 1990

Town and Country Planning

The following application(s) have been received. Any representations thereon should be delivered to the Assistant Director of Planning, Transport and Public Protection at the above address within 21 days of advertisement publication

Development of a new secondary school with associated sports facilities, access, parking, highway improvements, landscaping and ancillary works.
Land adjacent Blackshots Stadium and Stanford Road, Grays
(Major development and departure from development plan)
(For information only)

Hybrid planning application for:

  • the demolition of existing buildings and structures
  • site preparation works
  • up to 2,500 dwellings [Use Class C3]
  • supporting infrastructure

Outline approval (with all matters reserved) sought for:

  • up to 2,158 dwellings comprising a mix of 1, 2, 3-bedroom units (Use Class C3)
  • a serviced plot for a new primary / nursery school up to 2,300 square metres
  • a health centre up to 1,000 square metres (Use Class D1)
  • community pavilion of up to 500 square metres (Use Class D1)
  • convenience retail store up to 400 square metres (Use Class A1)
  • public art
  • associated vehicle parking
  • open space, landscape and public realm provision
  • ecological mitigation
  • highways
  • pedestrian and vehicular access routes
  • other associated engineering, utilities and infrastructure works

Creation of a new additional vehicle access.
Detailed approval sought for:

  • 342 dwellings (Use Class C3) comprising a mix of 1, 2, 3-bedroom units
  • linear park
  • a lido facility with changing room facilities up to 340 square metres (Use Class D1) and ancillary cafĂ© up to 100 square metres (Use Class A3)
  • 3km of mountain bike routes and a pump track
  • a pedestrian / cycle link tunnel from Lakeside Shopping Centre underneath the A1306
  • vehicular access from the A1306 and MSA roundabout (bus / emergency)

Arena Essex, Arterial Road, Purfleet-on-Thames
(Includes an Environmental Statement)

Change of use of part of an existing farmyard to allow for the permanent siting of a night watchman's caravan (retrospective).
The Piggery site and Fenn Meadow, Elms Farm, Church Lane
(Departure from the development plan)

Assistant Director of Planning, Transport and Public Protection
Publication date: 
Thursday 12 August 2021