Consultation draft Statement of Community Involvement

Ended on the 21st November 2014
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(9) Appendix A: Consultation bodies

Statutory consultees

The following consultees must be consulted where it is considered they may have an interest in the subject of the planning document:

  • The Coal Authority;
  • Leicestershire County Council;
  • The Marine Management Organisation;
  • Adjoining Local Planning Authorities: Blaby District Council, Charnwood District Council, Oadby and Wigston Borough Council, Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council, Melton Borough Council, Leicester City Council, Rutland County Council, Kettering Borough Council and Daventry District Council;
  • The Environment Agency;
  • Highways Agency;
  • The Historic Buildings and Monuments Commission for England (English Heritage);
  • Natural England;
  • Electronic communications companies and those who own or control apparatus in Harborough;
  • Relevant gas and electricity companies;
  • Severn Trent Water;
  • Anglian Water
  • Homes and Communities Agency;
  • Leicestershire Constabulary; and
  • Office of Rail Regulators

General consultees

The following consultees will be consulted on relevant planning documents:

  • Voluntary bodies whose activities benefit any part of the district;
  • Bodies which represent the interests of different racial, ethnic, or national groups in the district;
  • Bodies which represent the interests of different religious groups in the district;
  • Bodies which represent the interests of disabled people in the district; and
  • Bodies which represent the interests of persons carrying on business in the city (e.g. the Chamber of Commerce and the Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP))

Government Departments

The following Government Departments will be consulted where appropriate:

  • Home Office;
  • Department for Communities and Local Government;
  • Department for Education;
  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs;
  • Department for Transport;
  • Department for Business Innovation and Skills;
  • Department of Health;
  • Ministry of Defence;
  • Department of Work and Pensions;
  • Ministry of Justice; and
  • Department for Culture, Media and Sport

Planning application consultees

Statutory planning application consultees are set out in the NPPG here, and those relevant to the district listed below.

  • The Health and Safety Executive;
  • The Department for the Environment, Transport and the Regions;
  • The relevant railway network operator;
  • The Local Highway Authority;
  • Highways Agency
  • The Coal Authority;
  • The Environment Agency;
  • The Historic Buildings and Monuments Commission for England (English Heritage);
  • Natural England;
  • The Theatres Trust;
  • Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs;
  • Sport England; and
  • Canal and River Trust.
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