Chelmondiston Parish Council have begun the process of preparing a Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP). When complete, the Plan may:
The Parish Council have published their Regulation 14 Pre-submission draft NDP for public consultation. This commenced on Sat 18 July and will close on Tue 1 September 2020. To find out more, please go to their Chelpin Plan webpage.
Working Pre-submission draft versions of this NDP were assessed to determine whether a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and/or a Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA) were required. The outcome of this exercise was that the need for an SEA Scoping Report and/or HRA Scoping Report were both 'screened-out'. A copy of the relevant reports and Notices of Determination are published below:
On 9 March 2018, Chelmondiston Parish Council submitted an application to define the boundary of their Neighbourhood Plan. Under the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended), Babergh District Council confirmed the designated NDP area on 23 March 2018. A notice to this effect, a copy of the application and a map identifying the NDP area can be viewed below: