Status of case: closed
Action: cleared back to planning authority for their own determination
Scottish Government reference number: NA-EAY-024
Planning authority reference number: 17/0149/PP
Planning authority: East Ayrshire Council
Scottish Ministers may intervene in determining a planning proposal, whether an application or an appeal, where it is felt there is a national interest in doing so. We make all correspondence between ourselves, planning authorities and Historic Environment Scotland relating to each case's progress available to the public.
The attached documents relate to planning application to the restoration of former Powharnal surface mine by Muirkirk, including nature conservation, agricultural grazing, enhanced public access and circulation, water course realignment and landscaping at Powharnal Opencast & Gasswater Opencast Coal site, Cronberry, Cumnock (ref. NA-EAY-024):
- clearance letter
- Planning and Architecture Division assessment report
- letter commencing consideration period
Planning Circular 3 2009: Notification of Planning Applications provides context to the above proposal.
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