After many months of hard work and community engagement, Worminghall Parish Council has now submitted it’s final version of the Worminghall Neighbourhood Development Plan. As the local authority we are now required to undertake a six week publication period to provide an opportunity for all parties to comment on the submitted proposals before the plan goes to examination. The consultation commenced on Wednesday 17 January and will close at 5pm Wednesday 28 February 2018.
What is the Worminghall Neighbourhood Plan
The Worminghall Neighbourhood Plan (WNP) is the emerging development plan for the Worminghall Neighbourhood Area (covering the same area as the parish council) for the period 2013-2033. On adoption it will form part of the Development Plan, which planning applications in that area will be assessed against. The WNP The Worminghall Neighbourhood Plan The WNP Allocates 1 site for development; Coldstream Farm to the rear of the Cliffden Arms for 18 dwellings, the plan is comprised of 11 policies in total aiming to encourage small infill development to deliver affordable housing for young families and elderly downsizers, the plan aims to retain the rural character of the parish, achieve new recreational space & facilities and manage parking & traffic.
Please find attached the relevant documents:
The publication material consists of:
- Worminghall Submission Plan
- Worminghall Basic Conditions Statement
- Worminghall Consultation Statement
- Worminghall Site Assessment Report
- Worminghall Evidence Paper – SEA Report
- Worminghall Key Views Report
Alternatively the documents of the publication material are available to view at the following locations:
AVDC, The Gateway, Gatehouse Road Aylesbury, HP19 8FF
Monday – Thursday 8.45 to 17.15
Friday 8.45 to 16.45
Worminghall Village Hall, The Avenue, Worminghall, HP18 9LD
By Appointment Only, please call Don Potter 01844 339325 to arrange
How to Comment on the Plan?
Comments can be made electronically or in writing by the following means:
- Emailed to:email@example.com
- In writing: posted to Neighbourhood Planning Officer
Please Note: If sending comments by post please allow up to two working days for the post to be delivered. Any comments received after the 5pm deadline on the Wednesday 28 February 2018 will not be taken into account. Additionally you can request to be notified of AVDC’S decision to make the plan once an examination and referendum has taken place.
Please do not send duplicate comments (electronic or in writing) and please ensure that comments are received by the Council before 5pm on Wednesday 28 February 2018.
Following the period for comment, we will collate the responses and submit them to an examiner for the document to be examined.
Previous neighbourhood area information
Consultation on the Worminghall Neighbourhood Plan Area was undertaken in Autumn 2016. On 19 September, AVDC approved the Neighbourhood Plan Area for the Worminghall Neighbourhood Plan. You can view the application and Council report below: You can view a copy of the proposed area below: