Burghwallis Neighbourhood Development Plan

Burghwallis Parish Council Neighbourhood Development Plan

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

Burghwallis Neighbourhood Plan

Following a successful Referendum the Burghwallis Neighbourhood Plan was 'made' by Full Council on the 24 November 2016 when it was adopted as part of Doncaster’s Development Plan.

Final Burghwallis Neighbour Plan (low resolution) - this is a low resolution version - some images may not be clear
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Final Burghwallis Neighbour Plan (high resolution) - this is a high resolution version - images (especially maps) will be clearer than the low resolution version, however this may take longer to download.
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Final Decision Statement
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Referendum Results

The referendum on the Burghwallis Neighbourhood Plan was held on Thursday 27 October 2016 and the results are published below.

The question asked in the referendum was:

"Do you want Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Burghwallis to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?"

Number of votes cast in favour of a 'Yes' - 76

Number of votes cast in favour of a 'No' - 11

Votes cast - 87

Electorate – 245

Turnout – 25.51%%

Spoilt votes - 0

Independent Examination

The report of the Independent Examination of the Burghwallis Neighbourhood Development Plan prepared by Nigel Mark McGurk BSC (Hons) MBA MCD MRTP has been received and recommends that the Neighbourhood Plan should, subject to the recommended modifications, proceed to referendum.

Burghwallis Neighbourhood Plan Examiner's Report
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The report also recommends that the Neighbourhood Plan should proceed to a Referendum based on the Neighbourhood Area as approved by the council (Burghwallis parish boundary).

Details of the referendum will be published on the website at the appropriate time.

Regulation 16 Publication of Burghwallis Neighbourhood Development Plan

Following the completion of Regulation 14 pre-submission consultation and publicity on their Neighbourhood Plan, Burghwallis Parish Council have submitted the following documents to the Local Planning Authority for examination under Part 5 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012.

Burghwallis Neighbourhood Development Plan
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The Consultation Statement
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The Basic Conditions Statement
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Representations on the Plan were invited and could may include a request to be notified of the Local Planning Authority’s decision under regulation 19 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 on the plan proposal (whether to make or to refuse to make the Neighbourhood Development Plan).

This publicity ended on Friday 9 October 2015.

Screening Opinion

Burghwallis Parish Council submitted a screening request to the Local Planning Authority to establish whether a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)was required. The screening opinion and the responses from Historic England, Natural England and the Environment Agency confirm that a SEA is not required.

Burghwallis NP Screening opinion
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Burghwallis NP Screening Response - Historic England
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Burghwallis NP Screening Response - Natural England
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Burghwallis NP Screening Response - Environment Agency
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Pre-submission consultation and publicity (Regulation 14)

Burghwallis Parish Council published their draft Neighbourhood Plan on Monday 9 February for 6 weeks.

The Plan can be viewed below and was available to view during the consultation on the Burghwallis Parish Council and at Askern Community Library, Station Road, Askern, Doncaster Central Library, Waterdale, Doncaster and Woodlands Community Library and Hub, Windmill Balk Lane, Woodlands.

A drop-in surgery in the Burghwallis Public House was also held on 23 February 2015 between 3pm and 7pm.

Burghwallis Draft Neighbourhood Plan
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The consultation is now closed and the Parish Council are preparing to submit the Neighbourhood Plan.

Designation of the Neighbourhood Area for the Burgwallis Neighbourhood Plan

At Planning Committee on 2 November 2012 the Neighbourhood Area was designated for Burghwallis Parish Council.

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.

Pleas visit the Burghwallis Parish Council website for more information on the development of the Neighbourhood Plan.

Last updated: 12 January 2021 14:12:20