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Great Dunmow Neighbourhood Plan - the importance of the neighbourhood plan for Great Dunmow (part two) This video was made by Great Dunmow Town Council and introduces the topics and policy areas the Great…

Are you involved in planning your neighbourhood? Or would you like to be?

This website supports people and communities who are using new powers under the Localism Act 2011 to create neighbourhood plans.

So if you’re interested in shaping your local area, and deciding where new homes, shops and other facilities will go and what they will look like, we’d like to invite you to join our forums, set up a local group, and generally use the site’s resources to share experience and learn from others.

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Latest news

Fri, 19 Sep 2014

30 successful referendums held

Billesdon becomes the 30th neighbourhood plan to go to and pass referendum

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Fri, 12 Sep 2014

"Yes" vote for Chaddesley Corbett Neighbourhood Plan

Another successful referendum sees Chaddesley Corbett become the 29th plan to be voted on by the local community.

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Latest resources

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 @ 09:28

Billesdon Neighbourhood Plan: referendum version

The referendum version of the Billesdon Neighbourhood Plan, as submitted to Harborough District Council. This link is to the plan and its supporting documents.

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 @ 09:26

Chaddesley Corbett Neighbourhood Plan: referendum version

The referendum version of the Chaddesley Corbett Neighbourhood Plan, as submitted to Wyre Forest District Council. This link is to the plan and its supporting documents.

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Case Studies

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 @ 12:48

Balsall Heath: a case study about the process and demands of consultation

Balsall Heath: a case study about the process and demands of consultation

Getting the consultation right for your neighbourhood plan is about engaging not just with the local community but with statutory consultees. This case study of Balsall Heath looks at how they tackled…

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 @ 16:59

Whitchurch: using traffic and transport studies as part of the evidence base for your neighbourhood plan

Whitchurch: using traffic and transport studies as part of the evidence base for your neighbourhood plan

How and when should you use traffic and transport studies as part of your neighbourhood plan evidence gathering? What information should you collect and how should you record it? This case study of Whitchurch…

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Latest forum posts

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 @ 13:22

CIL - how free will parishes be in practice to spend it as they wish?

We’re not familiar with other groups using CIL as yet but I would be happy to put a request in our monthly NP e-bulletin for you so could make contact with any others out there. Please let me know if…

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