Neighbourhood Plan

 

The Neighbourhood Plan day was held on Saturday 16th December 2017 and was attended by around 140 local residents. The posters that were on show on the day can be found on the right hand side of this page.

 

The Neighbourhood Plan is Important

 

What is a Neighbourhood plan?

 

- AN IMPORTANT PART OF THE PLANNING PROCESS.

- COMMUNITY LED FRAMEWORK FOR GUIDING FUTURE LOCAL DEVELOPMENT, REGENERATION AND CONSERVATION.

- DISCUSSES THE USES AND DEVELOPMENT OF LAND IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE STRATEGIC PRIORITIES OF TANDRIDGE DC.

- CONTAINS PLANNING PROPOSALS, AIMS AND POLICIES FOR THE LOCAL AREA.

- CAN BE A STATUTORY PLANNING DOCUMENT.

 

Why give your views to help create a Neighbourhood plan?

 

- THE PLAN WILL AFFECT THE AREA IN WHICH YOU LIVE.

- AS A LOCAL STAKEHOLDER YOUR VIEWS WILL HELP SHAPE THE AREA AROUND YOU.

- IT HELPS GUIDE THE TYPE OF DEVELOPMENT YOU WANT TO SEE AND WHERE IT IS LOCATED.

- IT GATHERS LOCAL KNOWLEDGE AND OPINIONS ON WHICH TO BASE PLANNING DECISIONS.

- IT OFFERS FINE GRAINED DETAIL BUILDING ON THE OVERALL STRATEGY OF THE TANDRIDGE LOCAL PLAN.

- IT FOCUSES ATTENTION ON THE ISSUES THAT AFFECT YOUR AREA SUCH AS FLOODING, TRAFFIC AND PARKING.