Planning decision: small scale trench, St Mary's Abbey, Iona

Planning proposal relating for a small scale trench, St Mary’s Abbey, Iona. This case is closed.

Status of case: closed
Action: cleared back to the planning authority for their own determination
Action date: 17/05/2018

Scottish Government reference number: SMC-ABC-003
Planning authority reference number: AMH/12968/1/1
Planning authority: Historic Environment Scotland

Scottish Ministers may intervene in determining a planning proposal, whether an application or an appeal, where it is felt there is a national interest in doing so. We make all correspondence between ourselves, planning authorities and Historic Environment Scotland relating to each case's progress available to the public.

The attached documents relate to the planning application planning proposal for a small scale trench to answer specific research questions at site D, St Mary's Abbey, Iona, monastic settlement (ref. SMC-ABC-003):

  • Planning and Architecture Division assessment report
  • clearance letter
  • letter commencing consideration period

More information

Planning Circular 3 2009: Notification of Planning Applications provides context to the above proposal.

Planning and Architecture Division assessment report.pdf
clearance letter.pdf
letter commencing consideration period..pdf



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Area 2-H (South)
Planning and Architecture Division
The Scottish Government
Victoria Quay

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