Guidance notes for Parish Councils

Find advice on a range of topics relating to neighbourhood planning.

These advice notes are for parish councils undertaking neighbourhood planning. Click on the links below to access the documents.

Getting started
Neighbourhood Area Designation
Setting up a steering group
Grant and technical support
Vision and objectives
Engaging a consultant

Regulation 14 consultation
Strategic policies

Referendum Publicity

Once the Plan is made
Guide to commenting on planning applications using your neighbourhood plan

Reviewing your plan
Plan Review

Planning Issues
Local Green Space