What is a community-led Neighbourhood Plan?

iFirst Published: 30 Sep 2018   Updated: 21 Mar 2021    Comments Off on What is a community-led Neighbourhood Plan?

Neighbourhood Plan Part 1

  • The Neighbourhood Plan is a legal document which sits alongside the Council’s City Plan and has to be taken into account by the Local Planning Authority when making decisions on planning applications.
  • It’s purpose is to set out the local people’s vision of the future for their neighbourhood – what residents want their neighbourhood to be like in 5-10-15 years’ time – especially changes which require planning permission.
  • It is also known as a ‘neighbourhood development plan’ or ‘NDP‘.

See our Hove Station Neighbourhood Plan (draft)