November 2012

27 November 2012

Neighbourhood Planning and the wider Community Rights

Andrew Seaton, Community Rights Strategy and Mobilisation, Department for Communities and Local Government, looks at how Neighbourhood Planning links to other tools and forms part of a package that helps to make your community more vibrant, resilient and self reliant.

27 November 2012

Question of the month (November 2012)

Question of the month (November 2012)

What do we have to submit with our draft Neighbourhood Plan?

26 November 2012

Funding available to local authorities supporting Neighbourhood Development Plans

Allison Borden, Planning Aid for London, reminds readers of the funding available to local authorities to cover some of the costs associated with supporting groups that are undertaking Neighbourhood Plans.

26 November 2012

Cheddar Neighbourhood Plan: designation of Neighbourhood Area

Sedgemoor District Council has approved the designation of the parish of Cheddar as a Neighbourhood Area, in accordance with the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012.

26 November 2012

Kentish Town Neighbourhood Forum submits formal application to Camden Council

Kentish Town Neighbourhood Forum has submitted its formal application to Camden Council and consultation is now underway.

26 November 2012

November 2012's top tips

November 2012's top tips

Kirkwells has been working with Stretton Parish Council on its Neighbourhood Plan, and has come up with ten top tips for engaging the community in a Neighbourhood Plan.

22 November 2012

Localism in action - making it easier to set up parish councils

Proposals to make it easier to set up new town and parish councils have been announced by Local Government Secretary Eric Pickles.