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Planning decision: archaeological excavation at Dundonald Castle

Documentation and correspondence relating to the proposed archaeological excavation at Dundonald Castle. This case is closed.

Status of case: closed
Action: cleared back to planning authority for their own determination Action date: 27/03/2019

Scottish Government case reference number: SMC-SAY-001
Planning authority: Historic Environment Scotland
Planning authority case reference number: AMH/90112/1/1

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.

A decision by ministers is final. However, you may seek an appeal to the Court of Session within 6 weeks of the final decision. The Court of Session cannot change a decision, but it can force Ministers to reconsider one.

The attached documents relate to planning application to the proposed archaeological excavation at Dundonald Castle (SMC-SAY-001):

  • clearance letter
  • Planning and Architecture Division assessment report
  • letter commencing consideration period

More information

Planning Circular 3 2009: Notification of Planning Applications provides context to the above proposal.

clearance letter.pdf

1 page PDF
119.1kB

letter commencing consideration period.pdf

1 page PDF
56.1kB

Contact

Email: planning.decisions@gov.scot

Telephone: 0131 244 7073

Post:
Area 2-H (South)
Planning and Architecture Division
The Scottish Government
Victoria Quay

Published:
8 Mar 2018
Planning decision: archaeological excavation at Dundonald Castle