Skip to main content
click for the homepage
mobile menu button

Contact Us

apply 2


report 2


pay 2


Home > Planning > Neighbourhood Planning > Neighbourhood Planning in Babergh > Copdock & Washbrook Neighbourhood Plan

Copdock & Washbrook Neighbourhood Plan

Copdock & Washbrook Parish Council have begun the process of preparing a Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP). When complete, the Plan may:

  • contain planning policies for the development and use of land;
  • allocate sites within the parish for new homes, employment and community land uses;
  • provide further guidance on the appearance and design of any new buildings

Latest news...

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)/Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA) Screening & Determination (Jun 2020)

The pre-submission draft version of this NDP was assessed to determine whether an SEA and/or an HRA were required. The outcome of this exercise was that the need for both were 'screened-in'. A copy of the relevant reports and Notices of Determination are published below:

Previous stages...

Reg 14 Pre-submission Consultation (29 Feb - 13 Apr 2020)

Reg 05 - Area Designation (28 Sept 2018)

On 21 September 2018, Copdock & Washbrook 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 28 September. A notice to this effect, a copy of the application and a map identifying the NDP area can be viewed below: