Four neighbourhood plan referendums took place in June and ten referendums are scheduled across July.
In this article Harry Burchill, England Policy Officer at the Royal Town Planning Institute looks at what the Housing and Planning Act means for the neighbourhood planning process.
If your neighbourhood plan is underlining the demand for specific types of housing in your community, consider this: community groups can and are building homes themselves.
We have consulted AECOM to answer the most commonly asked questions with regard to SEA and it's integration into a neighbourhood plan.
Case Note: R (Crownhall Estates Limited) v Chichester District Council v Loxwood Parish Council  EWHC 73 (Admin)
in this article we speak to five different neighbourhood plan groups about the technical support they've received as part of DCLG's support programme for neighbourhood planning and the benefit such support has provided.
Case Note: The Haddenham Neighbourhood Plan
In early July neighbourhood planning reached another milestone when the 200th neighbourhood plan passed referendum. We asked Brian O'Donnell, Strategic Planning and Implementation Manager at Camden Council, for his reflections on the neighbourhood planning movement to date, drawing upon his experience within a Local Planning Authority.