Waveney Local Plan

Land at Mobbs Way, Oulton

080 Land at Mobbs WayView the site boundary by using our interactive online map.

2.110 The site (2.65 hectares) is situated at the end of Mobbs Way which is an Existing Employment Area. To the west of the site is the Woods Meadow housing development which is currently under construction.

2.111 The site forms part of the Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft Enterprise Zone and parts of the site benefit from partially implemented historic planning permissions. A small part of the site has already been developed (approximately 1,000 sqm).

2.112 The site is relatively flat and is well screened from the residential development to the north, south and the development under construction to the west. The site is easily accessible from surrounding residential areas and benefits from the existing employment development to the east.

2.113 There is potential for archaeology to be found on the site and any planning application will be subject to a condition requiring a programme of archaeological work.

2.114 Although the site is already screened, further landscaping should be provided along the western and northern boundaries to minimise any noise and disturbance to nearby residential properties. 


Policy WLP2.17 - Land at Mobbs Way, Oulton

Land at Mobbs Way, Oulton (2.65 hectares) as identified on the Policies Map is allocated for employment development (falling under use classes B1, B2 and B8).

The site should be developed in accordance with the following site specific criteria:

  • Landscaping should be provided to the west and north of the site.
  • A Transport Assessment and Travel Plan should be submitted with any planning application.
  • A planning condition relating to archaeological investigation will be attached to any planning permission.