Planning decision: archaeological investigation at Tres Ness

Planning proposal relating to archaeological investigation at Tres Ness. This case is closed.

Status of case: Closed
Action: Cleared back to the planning authority
Action date: 27/06/2018

Scottish Government reference number: SMC-ORK-001
Planning authority reference number: AMH/1330/1/1
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 to archaeological investigation of chambered cairn at the south end of Tres Ness (ref. SMC-ORK-001):

  • Planning and Architecture Division Assessment Report
  • Clearance Letter
  • commencing consideration period

More information

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

commencing consideration period.pdf
Planning and Architecture Division Assessment Report
Clearance Letter



Telephone: 0131 244 7073

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

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