1.This statement has been prepared in accordance with Regulation 11(2) of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012. It gives notice that Portsmouth City Council formally adopted the Parking Standards and Transport Assessments Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) on 29th July 2014.

2. There have been modifications to the SPD pursuant to section 23(1) of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004, which are set out in the Consultation Statement and the minutes of the council meeting (Cabinet member for Planning, Regeneration and Economic Development) on 29th July 2014.

3. A person with sufficient interest in the decision of the city council to adopt the SPD may apply to the High Court for permission to apply for a judicial review of the decision to adopt the document. The application must be made to the High Court in a prompt manner and in any event not later than three months following the date of adoption given in paragraph 1.

4. The SPD, the Consultation Statement, the Sustainability Appraisal and Strategic Environmental Assessment Screening Statement and this Adoption Statement are available on the city council’s website. Please go to www.portsmouth.gov.uk and search for ‘Parking Standards and Transport Assessments SPD’. Alternatively, the documents are available at the Portsmouth Civic Offices during normal office hours.

5. If you have any queries about the SPD please email planningpolicy@portsmouthcc.gov.uk or call 023 9268 8633.

You can get this information in large print, Braille, audio or in another language by calling 023 9268 8633.