Written statements to inspectors’ matters, stage 2

Formal responses to the inspectors’ matters, issues and questions from all parties, including Crawley Borough Council, are provided under each matter heading below for stage 2.

Please note that the examination hearing sessions are to be held in two stages, as set out in the inspectors’ examination guidance.  Find out more on the Inspector’s documents webpage.

The inspectors have requested the submission of the written statements to their matters, issues and questions for those topics being considered for stage 1 hearings (to be held in the week beginning 20 November 2023) first (by 3 November 2023). View the written statements to inspectors’ matters, stage 1 webpage here.

Written responses to the stage 2 hearings (to be held in the weeks beginning 8 January and 15 January 2024) are to be provided later (by 15 December).

The submitted written statements for stage 2 are provided below.

Stage 2 matter statement responses

Matter 3: Housing needs issue 2

Matter 5: Gatwick Airport Q.5.11-5.13

Matter 6: Housing delivery

Matter 7: Crawley town centre

Matter 8 Character, design and heritage

Matter 9: Environment and green infrastructure

Matter 10: Transport and infrastructure

Matter 11: Monitoring and implementation

Supplementary questions responses

Matter 6: Housing delivery issue 3 supplementary questions

Matter 9: Environment supplementary questions

Matter 10: Transport supplementary questions

York Aviation responses