Shoreham Harbour Joint Area Action Plan Consultation

Closed 22 Dec 2017

Opened 10 Nov 2017

Feedback Updated 5 Jun 2018

We Asked

The Shoreham Harbour Regeneration Partnership, who has produced the Shoreham Harbour Joint Area Action Plan, asked for comments at various stages of the documents preparation. 

You Said

Comments made have been taken into account during the preparation of the documents. A schedule of proposed main and minor modifications to the plan, following the last representations stage, as well as a summary of representations have been submitted to the inspector for their consideration as part of the examination of the Plan.

We Did

In accordance with regulations*, Adur District Council, Brighton & Hove City Council and West Sussex County Council submitted the Shoreham Harbour Joint Area Action Plan to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government on 31 May 2018 for independent examination. The Proposed Submission Joint Area Action Plan, together with supporting documentation submitted to the Secretary of State, is available on the Adur & Worthing Councils websites at:

*Regulation 22 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012.

Hard copies of the submission documents are available at the following locations for inspection during opening hours:


 Bartholomew House, Bartholomew Square, BN1 1JE

 Jubilee Library, Jubilee Street, Brighton, BN1 1GE


 County Hall, West Street, Chichester, PO19 1RQ


 Hove Town Hall, Norton Road, BN3 3BQ

 Hove Library, 182-186 Church Road, Hove, BN3 2EG


 Portslade Library, 223 Old Shoreham Road, Portslade, BN41 1XR


 Shoreham Centre, Pond Rd, Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5WU

 Shoreham Library, St Mary’s Road, Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5ZA


 Southwick Library, Southdown Road, Southwick, BN42 4FT

 Shoreham Port, Nautilus House, 90-100 Albion St, BN42 4ED


 Portland House, Richmond Rd, Worthing, BN11 1HS


The Shoreham Harbour Joint Area Action Plan will now be subject to an independent examination which will be conducted by the Planning Inspectorate on behalf of the Secretary of State. Details will be published on the councils’ websites. Notification will also be sent to all those who made representations at previous Regulation 19 stages (Proposed Submission Shoreham Harbour Joint Area Action Plan 2017).

A Programme Officer has been appointed to assist the Planning Inspector. All future correspondence relating to the public examination hearings should be via the Programme Officer, using the following contact details:

Mr Chris Banks

Programme Officer

Mob: 07817 322750



The Shoreham Harbour Joint Area Action Plan (JAAP) has been prepared to help deliver regeneration and associated infrastructure proposed at Shoreham Harbour. On 31 May 2018, the plan and all representations received during the publication stage were submitted to the Secretary of State for public examination in the summer by an independent inspector.

The JAAP has been produced jointly by the Shoreham Harbour Regeneration Partnership. The partnership consists of the local planning authorities of Adur & Worthing, Brighton & Hove City Council and West Sussex County Council, working with Shoreham Port Authority.

The JAAP sets out the regeneration strategy for the area over a 15-20 year period. There are proposed development sites in both Adur District and Brighton and Hove. The JAAP will form part of the development plan for both Adur and Brighton & Hove.

Once adopted, the JAAP will form part of the development plan for the area, alongside the Brighton & Hove City Plan, Adur Local Plan, and waste and minerals plans.

Please note the Plan has been consulted on through various stages of preparation priort to its submission. 

Further information about the JAAP can be accessed here.


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