Clifford Chambers & Milcote Neighbourhood Plan

Plan to proceed to referendum

The Council has accepted the examiner's recommended modifications on the Clifford Chambers & Milcote Neighbourhood Plan and issued the decision that the plan should proceed to referendum. Due to current circumstances, it is not possible to estimate at the present time when a referendum could be held.

However, due to amendments made by the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government to Planning Practice Guidance , the Plan now has significant weight in the planning decision making process. A copy of the referendum version of the Plan is available below:

Independent Examiner's Report

Following completion of the Independent Examination of the Clifford Chambers & Milcote Neighbourhood Plan, the Examiner issued her report to the District Council on 11 September this year and can be viewed below:

Examiner's Report - September 2020

In accordance with paragraph 18 of The Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended), The Local Planning Authority must now consider what action to take in response to the recommendations of the Examiner and decide what modifications, if any, are to be made to the Plan in order for it to proceed to referendum.

Examination

Following completion of the Regulation 16 (Formal Submission) consultation in February this year, the Clifford Chambers & Milcote Neighbourhood Plan has now been sent for examination by an independent examiner.

A number of late representations were received after the consultation closed. These have been passed on to the independent examiner.

A further representation with supporting information was received from Framptons:

Formal Submission Consultation

In accordance with Regulation 16 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended), Stratford District Council held a consultation on the Submission version of the Plan between 16 January 2020 and Friday 28 February 2020.

The Submission Draft Plan and associated consultation documents can be viewed below:

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)

Supporting documents

Pre-Submission draft consultation

The Pre-Submission Draft of the Clifford Chambers & Milcote Neighbourhood Plan was published for a six week period of consultation between 22 November 2018 and 17 January 2019 in accordance with Regulation 14 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended).

Neighbourhood Area designation

The Clifford Chambers & Milcote Neighbourhood Plan Area was designated on 9 September 2014. Clifford Chambers & Milcote Parish Council was the relevant body that applied to the District Council for designation. The area application documents can be found below:

Find out more

For further information: please contact the Planning Policy team on 01789 260320 or email planning.policy@stratford-dc.gov.uk.

This page can be accessed quickly using the short link www.stratford.gov.uk/ccandmnp

Contact: the Planning Policy team

Last updated on 15/12/2020