Boxford Neighbourhood Plan
The Boxford Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) is being prepared by Boxford Parish Council and the local community. When complete, it will be used to help guide and shape future development in the parish.
SEA/HRA Screening and Determination (Sept 2021)
The pre-submission draft NDP was screened to determine whether a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and/or an Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA) were needed. The outcome was that the need for both were 'screened-in'. Copies of the relevant reports and determination notices are published below:
- Read the Boxford NDP SEA screening report (Land Use Consultants, July 2021)
- Read the Boxford NDP SEA determination notice (Sept 2021)
- Read the Boxford NDP HRA screening report and appropriate assessment (Place Services, Aug 2021)
- Read the Boxford NDP HRA determination notice (Sept 2021)
Reg 14 Pre-submission consultation (8 July to 13 Sept 2021)
Pre-submission consultation on the draft Boxford NDP ended on 13 September 2021. Visit the parish council's website for more information.
Reg 05 Area Designation (6 Aug 2018)
On 2 August 2018, the parish council submitted an application to define the boundary of their NDP.
Under the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended), Babergh District Council confirmed the designated NDP area on 6 August 2018.
A notice to this effect, a copy of the application and a map identifying the NDP area can be viewed below: