Bawtry Neighbourhood Development Plan

Bawtry Town Council Neighbourhood Development Plan

The area covered by the Bawtry Neighbourhood Plan can be viewed on the Neighbourhood Plans Interactive Map.

A twitter account for the Neighbourhood Plan has now been set up with the name @BawtryNP and a dedicated Neighbourhood Plan website.

Regulation 14 Pre-submission consultation and publicity

Bawtry Town Council have published their draft Neighbourhood Plan. The consultation period runs from Monday 2 April until 5pm on Monday 21 May 2018.

The Draft Plan can viewed below and is also available to view along with supporting documents on the Bawtry Town Council website.

Bawtry Neighbourhood Plan Regulation 14 Draft for Consultation
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Hard copies of the Neighbourhood Plan can also be viewed at Bawtry Community Library at normal opening times – Monday to Friday 9.15 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.; Saturday 10.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.

You can comment on the Plan either by email or via the representation form or in writing to The Clerk to the Council, The Old Coach House, The Yews, Firbeck, Worksop, S81 8JW.


Bawtry have now published their timetable for the production of the Neighbourhood Plan.

Bawtry Neighbourhood Plan timetable
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A public exhibition showing a first draft of the plan will be held at Bawtry Methodist Church Hall on Wednesday December 13 between 2pm and 9pm.

Bawtry Neighbourhood Plan - Public Exhibition Poster
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Designation of the Neighbourhood Area for the Bawtry Neighbourhood Plan

The Bawtry Neighbourhood Plan area has been designated and covers the whole of the parish of Bawtry.

Designation means that the parish council have approval to progress a plan for the designated area and no other parish/town council or Neighbourhood Forum can complete a Neighbourhood Plan for the area.

Application for the designation of the Neighbourhood Area for the Bawtry Neighbourhood Plan

An application has been received from Bawtry Town Council  for the designation of a Neighbourhood Area. In accordance with Part 2, Regulation 5 of the  Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 the Town Council have submitted:

  • a map which identifies the area to which the area application relates;

Neighbourhood Plan Boundary

  • a statement explaining why this area is considered appropriate to be designated as a neighbourhood area; and
  • a statement that the organisation or body making the area application is a relevant body for the purposes of section 61G of the 1990 Act.

Application for Designation of a Neighbourhood Area

Representations on the application can be made in one of the following ways:

  • Email
  • Postal address: Built and Natural Environment Team (FAO Jane Stimpson), Planning Services, Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster DN1 3BU.
  • By hand to: Built and Natural Environment Team (FAO Jane Stimpson), The Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster DN1 3BU

The deadline for representations is Friday 15 January 2016. This consultation has now closed.

Last updated: 29 March 2018 14:53:26