Neighbourhood Planning - Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan

Record details

Current Neighbourhood Plan Stage Neighbourhood Plan Adopted
Adopted Neighbourhood Plan


The Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan Examiners Report was submitted to Execuitve Committee on 25 April 2019 to consider all the recommended modifications and to consider and approve the date of the referendum.

The Executive Committee meeting approved all of the Examiners recomended modifications and set the referendum date as  the 27 June 2019 .

Read the Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan Examiners Report

Read the representations received for Tur Langton Regulation 16 Consultation.

Read the Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan - Referendum Version (4.26MB)

Read the Tur Langton  Decision Notice (334KB)

Read the Tur Langton Basic Conditions and Compliance Statement (5.78KB)

Read the Tur Langton  Town and Country Planning Background Information Statement (206KB)

Tur Langton Neighbourhood Area Plan (124KB)

Read the Tur Langton  Neighbourhood Plan Information Statement (522KB)

Read the  Tur Langton Notice of Referendum (63KB)

The Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan Decision statement of the Local Planning Authority’s satisfaction that the referendum version Neighbourhood Plan meets the basic conditions specified by statute and complies with the provision made by or under Section 38A and 38B of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004

The Town and Country Planning Statement  sets out general information as to town and country planning including neighbourhood planning and the referendum

The Neighbourhood Plan Referendum Information Statement sets out the arrangement for the Referendum including costs and voter numbers

Further information and the Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan evidence base can be found here

The referendum on 27 June 2019 returned a yes vote and the Tur Langton Neighboruhood Plan is 'made'.

Read the Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan referendum result and final decision statement to make the Plan

Referendum Results

Referendum held on 27th June 2019 under the Neighbourhood Planning (Referendums) Regulations 2012 the result of votes cast is as follows:




Total number of votes cast


Number cast in favour of a "YES"


Number cast in favour of a "NO"






The number of Ballot Papers rejected was as follows

(a) Want of Official Mark


(b) Voting more times than the voter was entitled to


(c) Writing or mark by which the voter could be indentified


(d) Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty


(e) Rejected in part


Total number of Spoilt Votes


Turnout –    20.8%


Electorate 163


Submission of Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan

Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan was submitted by Tur Langton Parish Council, as the Qualifying Body, to Harborough District Council for examination on 4 July 2018. A validation check has been completed.

In accordance with the regulations, the following documents have been submitted for examination:

Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan Submission Version (3.26MB)

Tur Langton  NDP Basic Conditions Statement (804KB)

Tur Langton  NDP Consultation Statement (403MB)

Tur Langton  Neighbourhood Area Plan (1.16MB)

Further information and the Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan evidence base can be found here

Regulation 16 Consultation

In accordance with the regulations the dates for the Regulation 16 consultation were between 22 August  and 3 October 2018. Representations were sought from stakeholders and other consultees and all representaions have been forwarded to the Examiner.

Read the responses for the regulation 16 consultation (3.24MB)


An Independant Examiner, Mr Martin Lee, has been appointed with the agreement of the Qualifying Body

Read the correspondence between the Examinr and LPA concerning a late representation

Strategic Environmental Assessment

Tur Langton Parish Neighbourhood Forum asked the LPA to screen the Tur Langton NDP for requirement for a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA). A screening report was provided in July 2017 for the pre submission version of the Plan. Statutory Consultees were asked for their comments . Natural England and the Environment Agency confirmed that they did not consider a full SEA was required for the Plan. A response was not received from Historic England.

The determination will shortly be issued by the LPA in 2018 now the submission version of the Plan has been received on whether in the opinion of the LPA a full SEA is required for the Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan. The SEA screening documents can be found below

SEA Screening Report July 2017 (1.42MB)

The District Council has now completed its determination for the requirement for an SEA for the Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan. The Authority has determined that a full SEA is not required because, in the opinion of the Authority, there will not be significant detrimental effects to either the natural or historic environment

Read the SEA Determinaiton for Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan (1.43MB)

The Examiners Report

The final Examiners Report was received by Harborough District Council on 22 February 2019.

Read the Examiners Report

The report recommended that the Plan proceed to Referendmum with some modifications. The District Council Executive Committee will  consider all of the modifications at the meeting on 25 April 2019 and the action to be taken for each of them. The Referendum date will also be set by the Executive Committee. 


Approval of Neighbourhood Area

Tur Langton Parish Council, as the relevant body, applied for the designation of the Tur Langton Neighbourhood Area. The application was published for a six week period ending on 27th April 2015 and was approved by the Portfolio Holder for Planning Services on 6th May 2015.

View the submitted Tur Langton Neighbourhood Area (PDF, 2.1MB)

View the decision notice for deisgnation of Tur Langton Neighbourhood Area (178KB)

Regulation 14 Consultation

The community Regulation 14 consultation took place for a 6 week period ending 21 August 2017.

View the Tur Langton Regulation 14 version Neighbourhood Plan (3.28MB)

View the Screening Report for Strategic Environmental Assessment for Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan (1.42MB)