Neighbourhood Plan

Modbury Neighbourhood Plan Website


July 2015 Progress report

1507 Modbury progress report

Summary of feedback at the Neighbourhood Plan Open Day, Saturday 6th June at The White Hart.

150606 MNP White Hart consultation report 6 June 2015

If you are passionate about Modbury and keen to be involved in the helping the community shape how Modbury develops up to and beyond 2031 this is your opportunity to have a voice. A core group of individuals representing various geographical areas, businesses and organisations in the parish will welcome you to join them in putting together a Neighbourhood Plan for the parish that will  aim to ensure all future developments will have a positive impact on the community.

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 parishclerk {at}

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.



151014 Meting Notes 14th October Download

150107 Meeting Notes 7TH January

150211 Minutes of meeting 11th February

150311 Meeting March 11th 2015

 1504 Minutes of the Joint Meeting of Neighbourhood Plan Groups held at Dartington Village Hall (2)

150610 NPG minutes June

150902 NPG minutes September