Modbury Neighbourhood Plan Website

What is a Neighbourhood Plan?

Neighbourhood Planning is a right for communities introduced through the Localism Act 2011. Communities can shape development in their areas by working together to produce a Neighbourhood Plan. The Neighbourhood Plan will contain community created policies against which development can be assessed. Although a larger town, Thame is just one example of a highly praised Neighbourhood Plan that is worth looking at to understand what a Neighbourhood Plan can include

Please take a look at the following documents and if you would like to get involved contact the parish clerk on 

How_to_shape_where_you_live Neighbourhood Planing

NALC Legal Topic Note – Neighbourhood Planning

Here are the Terms of Reference for our Neighbourhood Plan Group in Modbury

Terms of Reference for A Neighbourhood Plan Group in Modbury

And here is our work plan

Work Plan

The Neighbourhood Plan is about the local community preparing planning polices for Modbury for the period up until 2031 and beyond. It is a completely new democratic process, introduced under the Localism Act, and the Plan will carry statutory weight become part of the district wide strategic Our Plan.