This consultation has ended. The consultation ran from 29 June 2018 - 27 July 2018

Union StreetGVA, acting on behalf Lidl UK GmbH, hereby give notice of the intention to apply for planning permission to demolish the existing on-site buildings and construct a new Lidl retail foodstore (Use Class A1), together with associated parking, landscaping and ancillary works at the site of Newsquest / South Wales Argus & DX Freight off Cardiff Road in Newport. The proposed scheme comprises the demolition of the existing buildings on the site to allow for the construction of a wholly new Lidl retail foodstore. The store will have a net sales area of 1,325 sqm and will be single storey, being served by a 140 space car park.

All of the draft documents and drawings prepared in connection with the proposals can be viewed using the hyperlinks included below.

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  1. Cardiff Road
    1. Design & Access Statement
    2. Flood Consequences Assessment & Drainage Strategy
    3. Proposed Store Plan
    4. Proposed Elevations
    5. Transport Assessment
    6. Site Notice
    7. Tree Constraints Plan
    8. Proposed Store Section
    9. Utilities Searches
    10. 3D Perspective (View 1)
    11. Site Location Plan
    12. Proposed Site Layout Plan
    13. Retail Assessment
    14. Proposed External Works Plan
    15. Preliminary Ecological Appraisal
    16. Topographical Survey
    17. Full Planning Application Form
    18. 3D Perspective (View 2)
    19. Pre-Development Tree Survey & Assessment
    20. Proposed Roof Plan


We would be grateful to receive any comments you may wish to make on the draft proposal, which has been placed on deposit for a period of 28 days. Anyone who wishes to make representations about this proposed development is encouraged to either:

(a) Email us your comments at; or

(b) Download and complete our Consultation Response Form, which can be sent to us by post at GVA, One Kingsway, Cardiff, CF10 3AN.

Please note the deadline for consultation responses has now lapsed.

Following the deposit period, any subsequent planning application will be publicised by the Local Planning Authority (LPA); any comments provided in response to this consultation exercise will not prejudice your ability to make representations to the LPA on any related planning application. Please note that any comments submitted may be placed on the public file.