The Woolpit Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) is being prepared by Woolpit Parish Council. When complete it may set out the views of the community about:
Progress to date ...
SEA / HRA Screening & Determination (May 2019)
The Pre-submission draft version of the NDP was assessed to determine whether a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and/or a Habitats Assessment (HRA) were required. The outcome was that the need for both were 'screened-out'. A copy of the relevant reports and Notices of Determination are published below:
Stage 3. Reg 14 Pre-submission Consultation (1 Mar to 19 Apr 2019)
For further details on the Pre-submission consultation please visit the Parish Council website.
Stage 2. Preparing a draft NDP
Responsibility for preparing the Woolpit NDP rests with the Parish Council and local community.
Stage 1. Area Designation (May 2016)
In March 2016, the Parish Council submitted an Area Designation Application to define the boundary of their Neighbourhood Plan area. The application included a Supporting Statement. The publication period began on 4 April 2016 and closed on 4 May 2016. Under the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended), Mid Suffolk District Council confirmed the designated NDP Area on 4 May 2016. A notice to this effect can be viewed below:
Woolpit NDP Area Map (The plan area follows the parish boundary)