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  • Press Release - Meeting with Robin Walker MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for DExEU

    Thursday 10 August 2017

    For Immediate Release: 10 August 2017

    Alderney President, Mr Stuart Trought and Alderney's Policy and Finance Committee Chairman, Mr James Dent had talks yesterday, 8th August, with Robin Walker MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for DExEU.

    Alderney's position on Brexit and the general desire of the SoA to work with the other Crown dependencies and in particular with Guernsey and Sark was highlighted.  It was however also stressed that Alderney wanted to have a voice on anything that matters only to the island, or significantly more to Alderney than to the other islands.  With this in mind a number of issues of particular importance to Alderney were highlighted. These included Brexit policies on: population and residence; e-gaming; continued access to non-Schengen ports for both Alderney residents and its visitors; continued rights to land fish without undue bureaucracy in France; and the implications of extending the Alderney territorial waters to 12-miles - these included the consequent risks associated with the Hurd DEEP and Channel Shipping Lanes.

    The meeting concluded with an invitation to Mr Walker to visit Alderney.  Mr Walker described the meeting as "very useful" and thanked the Alderney representatives for their time.



  • Land Use Plan 2017 - Note from Inspector

    Wednesday 09 August 2017

    For Immediate Release: 09 August 2017

    Please find below a link to download notes by Michael Hurley on the procedural arrangements of the Planning Inquiry 2017

    pdf icon Planning Inquiry Procedural Arrangements_LUP 2017 [589kb] Download Link 


  • Law Pages - Green Paper - Consultation

    Monday 31 July 2017

    For Immediate Release: 31 July 2017

    As notified in the July 2017 Billet, the Building and Development Control Committee has today published a draft of the Building and Development Control (Alderney) (Amendment) (No. 2) Ordinance, 201, for public consultation.  It has also published a green paper which explains the changes to the BDC law which it has under consideration and the reasons for them.  Copies of both documents may be obtained from the Planning Office or downloaded using the following links


    pdf icon Draft Building and Development Control (Alderney) (Amendment) (No 2) 2017 [286kb] Download Link Law

    pdf icon Consultation paper on No. 2 Ordinance 31 July Green Paper V2 [607kb] Download Link Green Paper


    Comments are invited from members of the public to be submitted to the Planning Office, States of Alderney, P O Box 1001, Island Hall, Alderney, GY9 3AA or by email to  by 4 September 2017.