Dear Caerphilly County Borough Council,
Request to view the planning application and consultion for the play park next to the B4251 Blackwood.
Has a risk assessment been carried out.
If so what date and what safety measures have been put forward in relation to the proximity to the road.
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Dear Lyn Rees-Williams
ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION REGULATIONS 2004 - INFORMATION REQUEST
Thank you for your request for information received on 5th November 2021.
We have considered your request and enclose the following information
Request to view the planning application and consultation for the play
park next to the B4251 Blackwood. Has a risk assessment been carried out.
If so what date and what safety measures have been put forward in relation
to the proximity to the road.
We confirm that we hold the information you have requested and it is
already publicly available on the Planningâ€™s Public Access System pages
of our website. For ease of reference, the information can be accessed via
the following link:
The relevant planning application number to search is 20/0200/LA
Under Exception 6(1)(b), we are not required to provide information in
response to a request if the information is already publicly available and
easily accessible to the applicant in another form or format. In
accordance with Regulation 12 of the Environmental Information Regulations
this letter acts as a Refusal Notice.
Please note a Risk Assessment would not be required as part of the
planning application process, and that safety fencing is proposed around
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Information Regulations 2004. Environmental information is exempt from
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