Erewash Borough Council Local Plan Submission – Statement of the Fact

Regulation 22 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 (as amended)

On the November 30th 2022 the Submission Version of the Erewash Core Strategy Review, all duly made representations to the Publication (Regulation 19) version and the following documents were submitted to the Secretary of State:

Core documents:

  • Policies Map
  • Statement of Consultation for Regulation 19 and previous consultation stages
  • Erewash Statement of Community Involvement
  • Erewash Local Development Scheme
  • Erewash Statement of Common Ground
  • Sustainability Appraisal (Publication version)
  • Sustainability Appraisal (Publication version – Appendices)
  • Equalities Impact Assessment (EqIA)
  • Habitats Regulation Assessment (HRA)
  • Statement of the Fact
  • An extensive evidence base library has also been submitted and a full list of the document and access to each can be found at the Council’s local plan page.

The documents detailed above are available to view on the Council’s website and hard copies for viewing are available at Ilkeston and Long Eaton Town Hall. Please check opening times on the Council’s website before visiting either of the premises. The documents are also available via a URL poster, allowing the community to access the weblink on computers within the Town Halls and community locations as presented below. Please see the following opening times.


Opening times

Ilkeston Town Hall

8.30am-5pm – Monday to Thursday 8.30am-4.30pm - Friday

Long Eaton Town Hall

8.30am-5pm – Monday to Thursday 8.30am-4.30pm – Friday

Ilkeston Library

9:30am-5pm Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. 9:30am – 7pm Tuesday 9:30am-4pm Saturday and closed on Sunday.

Long Eaton Library

9:30am-5pm Monday – Thursday. 9:30am-7pm Saturday and closed on Sunday.

Sandiacre Library

Temporarily closed.

Borrowash Library

2-5pm Monday. Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday closed. Wednesday 9:30am-1pm, 2-7pm. 9:30am-1pm Friday. 10am-1pm Saturday.

Allestree Library (Derby City area)

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday closed. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 10am-4:30pm.

Spondon Library (Derby City area)

10am-4:30pm Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. Wednesday and Sunday closed. 10am-1pm Friday and Saturday.

Duffield Library (Amber Valley area)

9:30am-1pm Monday. Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday closed. 2-7pm Wednesday. 9:30am-5pm Friday. 9:30am-12:30pm Saturday.


Springwood Library (Derby City area)

Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday closed.10am-4pm Tuesday. 3-7pm Wednesday. 10am-4pm Thursday.

*This library is not listed in the Statement of Community Involvement but has been identified due to its links with one of the development allocations.

Mobile Library

Route and opening information can be found at the Derbyshire County Council website -

As part of the Planning Inspectorate’s operational requirements, the Borough Council are required to have in place a Programme Officer to administer the Core Strategy Review’s independent examination. The Council’s Programme Officer can be contacted on the following email address and telephone number – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 07799 724690.