Progress of Neighbourhood Plans

There are a total of 17 designated neighbourhood plan areas across the borough following applications from parish and town councils. There are currently 12 made (adopted) neighbourhood plans in the borough, Oakley and Deane, Overton, Bramley, Sherborne St John, Whitchurch, St Mary Bourne, Sherfield on Loddon, Old Basing and Lychpit, Kingsclere, Wootton St Lawrence, Burghclere, and most recently Ashford Hill with Headley.

The made neighbourhood plans form part of the Development Plan and are used to guide planning decisions in the respective parishes across the borough.

Take a look at the map showing progress of Neighbourhood Plans in the borough.

The policies in the adopted neighbourhood plans can be viewed in our Interactive Local Plan Map. Information on the status and progress of neighbourhood plans is outlined below:

Consultations

Regulation 16 (Submission)

The submission Burghclere NP is now available for comment until 5pm Monday 20 February 2023. Representations can be submitted using the council’s online consultation portal, by email or by post.

Further information on the consultation along with the documents can be found on the Burghclere Neighbourhood Plan page

Ashford Hill with Headley Neighbourhood Plan

Ashford Hill with Headley Neighbourhood Plan

The Ashford Hill with Headley Parish Neighbourhood Plan 2022-2029 was 'made' at Full Council on 20 October 2022.

Find information on the Ashford Hill with Headley Neighbourhood Plan

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Burghclere Neighbourhood Plan

Burghclere Neighbourhood Plan

The Burghclere Parish Neighbourhood Plan 2011-2029 was 'made' at Full Council on 27 May 2021.

The submission Burghclere NP is now available for comment until 5pm Monday 20 February 2023. Representations can be submitted using the council’s online consultation portal, by email or by post.

Find information on the Burghclere Neighbourhood Plan

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Cliddesden Neighbourhood Plan

Regulation 14

The consultation on the Pre-Submission Cliddesden Neighbourhood Plan took place from Tuesday 15 February through to Wednesday 30 March. Further information on this consultation can be found on the Parish Councils Cliddesden Neighbourhood Plan website

Strategic Environmental Assessment and Habitats Regulations Assessment

The borough council has undertaken screening for Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA). The results of the screening report and the decision notice is available to view below:

Cliddesden Neighbourhood Plan SEA and HEA Screening Report(PDF) [3 Mb]

Cliddesden Neighbourhood Plan SEA and HEA Screening Decision Notice(PDF) [144 kb]

Neighbourhood Plan Area designation

The Cliddesden Neighbourhood Plan Designation Area was approved on the 5 June 2018. Information associated with the Neighbourhood Area designation can be found below:

Cliddesden Neighbourhood Area map(PDF) [3 Mb]

Cliddesden Neighbourhood Area application(PDF) [591 kb]

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East Woodhay Neighbourhood Plan

East Woodhay Neighbourhood Plan

The referendum for the East Woodhay Neighbourhood Plan was held on Thursday 19 January 2023. There was a turnout of 20.5%. The results of the poll included: 446 votes in favour (95.1%) and 22 votes against (4.7%). More than 50% of those voting in the referendum voted ‘yes’ and therefore the neighbourhood plan has become part of the statutory development plan for the parish of East Woodhay.

Ms Janet Cheesley was appointed to carry out an Independent Examination of the East Woodhay Neighbourhood. The Examination commenced on 7 September 2022.

Find out more about the East Woodhay Neighbourhood Plan

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Ecchinswell, Sydmonton and Bishops Green Neighbourhood Plan

ESBG Neighbourhood Plan

Ms Janet Cheesley was appointed to carry out an Independent Examination of the Ecchinswell, Sydmonton and Bishops Green Neighbourhood. The Examination commenced on 6 January 2023.

Consultation on the submission Ecchinswell, Sydmonton and Bishops Green Neighbourhood Plan opened 7 November 2022

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Highclere Neighbourhood Plan

The Highclere Neighbourhood Plan Designation Area was approved on the 5 November 2018. Information associated with the Neighbourhood Area designation can be found below:

Highclere Neighbourhood Area map(PDF) [3 Mb]

Highclere Neighbourhood Area application(PDF) [7 Mb]

The council has also agreed to withdraw the area previously designated for a Neighbourhood Development Order in Penwood, as requested by the Parish Council.

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Kingsclere Neighbourhood Plan

Kingsclere Neighbourhood Plan

The Kingsclere Neighbourhood Plan 2011 to 2029 was ‘made’ at Full Council on 18 October 2018.

Find information on the Kingsclere Neighbourhood Plan

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North Waltham Neighbourhood Plan

The North Waltham Neighbourhood Plan Designation Area was approved on the 10 August 2015. North Waltham Parish Council will commence work on a neighbourhood plan in the near future.

Information associated with the neighbourhood area designation can be viewed below:

North Waltham Neighbourhood Area map(PDF) [2 Mb]

North Waltham Neighbourhood Area application(PDF) [79 kb]

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Oakley and Deane Neighbourhood Plan

Oakley and Deane Neighbourhood Plan

Oakley and Deane Neighbourhood Plan 2011 – 2029 was ‘made’ at Full Council on 26 May 2016.

Find information on the Oakley and Deane Neighbourhood Plan

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Old Basing and Lychpit Neighbourhood Plan

Old Basing and Lychpit NP image

The Old Basing and Lychpit Neighbourhood Plan 2015-2029 was 'made' at Full Council on 19 July 2018.

Find information on the Old Basing and Lychpit Neighbourhood Plan

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Pamber Neighbourhood Plan

The Pamber Neighbourhood Plan Designation Area was approved on the 1 December 2017. Information associated with the Neighbourhood Area designation can be viewed below.

Pamber Neighbourhood Area map(PDF) [3 Mb]

Pamber Neighbourhood Area application(PDF) [3 Mb]

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Sherfield on Loddon Neighbourhood Plan

Sherfield on Loddon Neighbourhood Plan

The Sherfield on Loddon Neighbourhood Plan 2011-2029 was 'made' at Full Council on 22 March 2018.

Find information on Sherfield on Loddon Neighbourhood Plan

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Whitchurch Neighbourhood Plan

Whitchurch Neighbourhood Development Plan

The Whitchurch Neighbourhood Development Plan 2014-2029 was ‘made’ at Full Council on 26 October 2017.

Find information on Whitchurch Neighbourhood Plan

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Wootton St Lawrence Neighbourhood Plan

Wootton St Lawrence Parish Neighbourhood Plan

The Wootton St Lawrence Parish Neighbourhood Plan 2016-2029 was 'made' at Full Council on 19 December 2019.

Find more information on Wootton St Lawrence Parish Neighbourhood Plan

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Contact the relevant town or parish clerk if you have any queries about specific neighbourhood plan proposals, or the Local Plan team.

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