October 2012

31 October 2012

How long does an examination take?

Mick Duggan from the Decentralisation and Neighbourhood Planning Team, Department for Communities and Local Government, discusses how long a Neighbourhood Plan examination might take.

31 October 2012

Question of the month (October 2012)

Question of the month (October 2012)

Can our Neighbourhood Plan have non-land use policies within it such as those found within Parish Plans?

30 October 2012

Independent panel of Neighbourhood Planning examiners to be formed

The Independent Examiner Referral Panel is a new initiative whose purpose is to support the neighbourhood planning process, for the benefit of local authorities and community groups, by setting up a panel of qualified, professional, independent examiners.

30 October 2012

Consulting on the boundary for a neighbourhood plan for the City of Ripon

Harrogate Borough Council is consulting on the area to be covered by a Neighbourhood Development Plan for the city of Ripon.

30 October 2012

Neighbourhood Planning in Bristol

From October 2012, neighbourhood organisations in Bristol will be able to formally ask the council to designate their area as a ‘Neighbourhood Planning Area’.