November 2016

30 November 2016

October/November 2016: referendum news

12 successful neighbourhood plan referendums took place in October and 29 in November. One Community Right to Build Order also passed referendum in November.

24 November 2016

What is the five-year land supply and its relationship to local plans and neighbourhood plans?

John Romanski, Manager Planning Aid England, explains the five-year land supply in the context of local plans and neighbourhood plans

24 November 2016

The Neighbourhood Planning Bill - a summary of provisions

This article provides a summary of the provisions in the Neighbourhood Planning Bill

24 November 2016

Case law update: The first neighourhood plan to fail at the High Court

Case note: The Henfield Neighbourhood Plan

24 November 2016

Comment: Banning Second Homes in St Ives – protecting communities or distorting the housing market?

Banning Second Homes in St Ives – protecting communities or distorting the housing market? Harry Burchill, RTPI Policy Officer (England)

24 November 2016

Recent legal cases relevant to neighbourhood plans (November 2016)

Two Royal Town Planning Institute Conferences held in London recently reviewed a series of legal judgements this year, a number of which are relevant to neighbourhood plans.

24 November 2016

Fair share for all: Stuart Woodin, Technical Director, AECOM, explores the usefulness of housing needs assessments

Stuart Woodin, Technical Director, AECOM, explores the usefulness of housing needs assessments

24 November 2016

Question of the Month (Nov 2016): What options are open to a Qualifying Body who disagrees with the decision/proposed modifications put forward by an Examiner or Local Planning Authority?

What options are open to a Qualifying Body who disagrees with the decision/proposed modifications put forward by an examiner or Local Planning Authority?

24 November 2016

Top tips: Using existing data to support neighbourhood plan policy creation

This month's top tips have been provided by Amy Tyler-Jones, Neighbourhood Planning Officer, South Downs National Park Authority and Antara Kumar, Neighbourhood Plan Volunteer for Planning Aid England