Edlington Neighbourhood Planning Referendum

A Referendum relating to the adoption of the Edlington Neighbourhood Plan will be held on Thursday 14 June 2018. If you are already registered to vote in local elections and live in the Edlington Town Council area, you will be eligible to vote in this election.

The Referendum expenses limit that will apply in relation to the Referendum is £2,687.80. The number of persons entitled to vote in the Referendum by reference to which that limit has been calculated is 5,543.

The Referendum will be conducted in accordance with procedures which are similar to those used at local government elections.

How to vote

The question which will be asked in the Referendum is:

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

A Poll Card will be delivered to all registered electors of the Edlington Neighbourhood Plan area, therefore if you do not receive a poll card it could mean that you may not be on the register. Make sure you register to vote by Tuesday 29th May 2018. Please check your poll card for your usual polling station and visit our Find my Polling Station app for directions.

The deadline for applying for or changing a postal or proxy vote is 5.00pm on Wednesday 30th May 2018 .


Key Dates



Edlington Notice of Referendum - Edlington NPR
Download (60KB - PDF)


Specified Documents:

  • Modified Edlington Neighbourhood Plan
MODIFIED - Edlington Neighbourhood Plan for Referendum
Download (7.82MB - PDF)
  • Decision Statement
Edlington Decision Statement
Download (259KB - PDF)
  • Examiners Report
Final Edlington examiner's report
Download (859KB - PDF)
  • Summary of the representations submitted to the independent examiner
Summary of Representations submitted to the independent examiner - Edlington
Download (80KB - PDF)
  • Statement from the Council stating that the draft plan meets the basic conditions and complies with the relevant legislation
Statement from the Council relating to basic conditions and provisions - Edlington
Download (5KB - PDF)
  • Statement that sets out general information about town and country planning including neighbourhood planning
General Information on Town and County Planning Edlington
Download (121KB - PDF)


These Specified Documents can also be viewed in paper form at:

  • Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster, DN1 3BU (between 8.30am and 5pm Monday to Friday)
  • Central Library, Waterdale, Doncaster, DN1 3JE (open 9am-6pm on Monday, Tuesday and Friday. 9am-7pm on Wednesday and Thursday. 9.30am-5pm on Saturday. Closed on Sunday)
  • Edlington Community Library, Martinwells Centre, Thompson Avenue, Edlington, Doncaster, DN12 1JD (open 8.40am-5pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 8.40am-4pm Wednesday. 8.50am-1pm Saturday. Closed on Sunday)
Last updated: 07 August 2019 09:53:26