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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-14567: Oliver Mundell (Dumfriesshire)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 9 February 2018

To ask the Scottish Government what criteria the reporter will use to determine whether the Whitesands Flood Defence Scheme is appropriate.

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham 1 March 2018

The Reporter will conduct a public local inquiry in accordance with the Flood Risk Management (Scotland) 2009 Act. The Reporter will consider the Council's proposals and the objections made and will then make a recommendation to Scottish Ministers as to whether the proposed scheme should be confirmed, with or without modifications, or rejected.