Rothwell Town Council

Serving the people of Rothwell

Clerk: Mrs Philippa Page
Market House, Market Hill
Rothwell, Northamptonshire
NN14 6BW

Tel: 01536 713252

Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government Consultation

Posted: Wed, 16 May 2018 13:53 by Town Clerk

The Government through the Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Goverment is currently consulting on the Powers for dealing with unauthorised developments and encampments.

The Consultation is open to all members of the public, local Authorities and Town and Parish Councils. Kettering Borough Council will be responding to this consultation on behalf of the whole borough.

The link below will take you to the Consultation document, where you can reply on line, or send your comments in writing to the Ministry address. All responses to the consultation should be received by Friday 15th June at 23.45pm.

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/697354/Consultation_-_unauthorised_encampments.pdf

At the end of the document is a consultation response proforma with 22 questions. It is not necessary to complete all the questions but note the questions in the early sections that ask about the impact of unauthorised developments in your local area.

This is an opportunity to help shape the way that unauthorised encampments and developments are dealt with in a fair, legal and timely fashion in the future.

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