Stratford-on-Avon and Warwick District Councils are considering a proposal to merge, creating a new District Council covering the whole of South Warwickshire (the areas currently covered by Stratford-on-Avon and Warwick District Councils).
The public consultation on the plans to create a South Warwickshire Council starts this week on Monday 6 September and runs until Sunday 24 October.
The consultation document and online questionnaire can be viewed and completed at: www.southwarwickshire.org.uk
Neighbourhood plans must comply with the basic conditions set out in paragraph 8 of Schedule 4B of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended) in order to proceed to referendum. These state that the plan must:
A statement explaining how a neighbourhood plan meets these basic conditions must be submitted alongside the neighbourhood plan. The statement must confirm the following:
Further information on these conditions is available in national neighbourhood planning guidance provided by central government.
For further information: please contact the Planning Policy team on 01789 260473 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.