Neighbourhood Planning - Billesdon Neighbourhood Plan
|Current Neighbourhood Plan Stage||Neighbourhood Plan Adopted|
At referendum on 18th September 2014 the Billesdon neighbourhodo Plan received a 'yes' vote. Harborough District Council has published its decision to 'make' the Billesdon Neighbourhood Plan.
Read the final decision statement here
The specified documents for the Billesdon Neighbourhood Plan are below:
Billesdon Neighbourhood Plan Referendum Version (PDF, 3.3 MB) - The final version of the Plan
Statement of consultation Final (PDF, 2.08 MB) - The Consultaion statement submitted to HDC
Basic Conditions Statement (PDF, 5.7 KB) - The Basic Condisiton statement submittd to HDC
Billesdon NDP Summary of responses (PDF, 1.19 MB) - Summary of repsonses sent to the Examiner
Billesdon Neighbourhood Plan Information Statement (PDF, 316.49 KB) - statement setting out the electorate numbers and costs for the referendum
Town and Country Planning Background Information Statement (PDF, 204.44 KB) - information about the planning system
Final Decision Statement (PDF, 202.05 KB) - final deision of HDC to 'make' the Plan
The referendum held on 18th September 2014 met the requirements of the Localism Act 2011; it was held in the Parish of Billesdon and posed the question:
‘Do you want Harborough District Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Billesdon to help it decide planning applications in the Neighbourhood area?’
The count took place on Thursday 18th September 2014 and greater than 50% of those who voted were in favour of the Plan being used to help decide planning applications in the plan area.
The results of the referendum were:
Billesdon Neighbourhood Plan was submitted to Harborough District Council by the Qualifying Body on 27 November 2013.
The Regulation 16 consultation took place between 9 December 2013 to 24 January 2014
An Independant Examiner, Janet Cheesley, was appointed by Harborough District Council in March 2014 to examine the Billesdon Neighbourhood Plan. The Examination was held without a public hearing and the final Examiners Report was received in May 2014
At its meeting on 21 July 2014 the Council agreed that the Examiners recommended modifications should be accepted and that the amended Neighbourhood Plan should proceed to referendum.
Read the decision statement
|Approval of Neighbourhood Area||
Billesdon Parish Council, as the Qualifying Body, submitted a Frontrunner Bid to Harborough District Council to designate Billesdon Neighbourhood Area on 1 November 2011.
The Billesdon Neighbourhood Area was approved by the Portfolio Holder on 29 October 2012.