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In this video Harry Burchill, RTPI Policy Officer (England), speaks to Martin Fitton from Kington Area Neighbourhood Plan about the positive impact of technical support in the development of the neighbourhood…

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, 26 May 2017

April / May 2017: Referendum news

In April one neighbourhood plan was successful at referendum. In April no less than 30 plans successfully passed referendum, including Bookham, Salford…

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Mon, 27 Mar 2017

February / March 2017: Referendum News

In February 2017 a total of 18 neighbourhood plans were successful at referendum. In March 13 plans successfully passed referendum.

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Latest resources

Wed, 31 May 2017 @ 11:34

UpFront May/June 2017

Bi-monthly e-bulletin presenting the latest news, views and resources on neighbourhood planning.

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Wed, 12 Apr 2017 @ 11:48

UpFront Mar/Apr 2017

UpFront is a free bi-monthly e-bulletin containing the latest news and views on neighbourhood planning.

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Latest photos

Case Studies

Fri, 26 May 2017 @ 11:54

Leeds: neighbourhood planning in one city

Leeds: neighbourhood planning in one city

Leeds: neighbourhood planning in one city

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Fri, 26 May 2017 @ 09:53

Pushing the boundaries: lessons from St Ives

Pushing the boundaries: lessons from St Ives

Policy innovation in neighbourhood planning - St Ives Neighbourhood plan

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Latest forum posts

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 @ 09:51

Area boundary discrepancy

Thanks Aaron, but I don’t think that answers my query.

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Latest events

Neighbourhood Planning - here to stay? RTPI West Midlands event

Have neighbourhood plans now become fully integrated into the planning system? What issues and challenges are emerging? Has it improved the way we plan? This seminar is designed to explore these and other…

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