Mepal Parish Council

21/01216/F3M Construction of a crematorium at former site of Mepal Outdoor Centre

Construction of a crematorium and associated service and administration building, function building, memorial garden, natural burial areas, pet cemetery, car parking, new vehicular access from the A142 north of the site and landscaping. Mepal Outdoor Centre Chatteris Road Mepal Ely Cambridgeshire CB6 2AZ

The application has been put forward for inclusion in the Planning Committee Agenda for the meeting to be held at the Council Offices on 12th October 2022 at 2pm. The agenda which confirms this will be published five working days prior to the meeting and will be available, together with a link to view the livestream of the meeting on youtube, on our website

The Council has a scheme to allow public speaking at Planning Committee; further information is available at or you can request a hardcopy of the “Public Speaking at Planning Committee” leaflet if you prefer.

Please note that public speaking is limited to 5 minutes in total for each of the following groups:

  • Objectors
  • Applicant/Agent or Supporters
  • Local Parish/Town Council
  • National/Statutory Bodies

If you wish to speak at the Planning Committee, please contact Democratic Services,  by 10am on the Tuesday prior to the meeting, stating which group you wish to speak in and giving the planning reference number (above).

If you are not able to attend, or do not wish to speak, you may wish to send a statement to be read at the Planning Committee meeting – please note that the reading aloud of your statement would be within the 5 minutes speaker allocation for your group as explained above.

In order for us to ensure that we have sufficient public seating for the meeting, it would be helpful if you could inform us, using the contact details above, if you are intending to be present at the meeting.

If you have any queries about this please contact the case officer, Anne James on 01353 616241

Yours faithfully

Sally Bonnett

Director Community

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