Neighbourhood Planning in Cornwall

There are 214 Parish and Town Councils in the County. Currently 120 parishes are engaged in the different stages of the neighbourhood planning process, producing 107 Neighbourhood Development Plans. View the progress of each individual Neighbourhood Development Plan below.

Neighbourhood Area Designations 

107 neighbourhood areas designated across Cornwall.

Latest:

  • Cornwall Council has approved a designation request from St Winnow Parish Council for their Neighbourhood area.
  • Cornwall Council has approved a designation request from Perranzabuloe Parish Council for their Neighbourhood area.
  • Cornwall Council has approved a designation request from Portreath Parish Council for their Neighbourhood area.
  • Cornwall Council has approved a designation request from Launcells Parish Council for their Neighbourhood area.

Neighbourhood Plan Proposals 

22 draft plan proposals have been formally submitted to Cornwall Council.

Latest:

  • Lanlivery NDP has been formally submitted to Cornwall Council. It will undergo legal compliance checks then a 6 week public consultation.

Neighbourhood Plan Examinations

14 examinations have been held with an additional 6 currently undergoing examination.

Latest:

  • Hayle NDP is currently at examination. Deborah McCann has been appointed as the independent examiner.
  • Crantock NDP is currently at examination. Liz Beth has been appointed as the independent examiner.
  • Withiel NDP is currently at examination. Barbara Maksymiw has been appointed as the independent examiner.
  • Mevagissey NDP is currently at examination. Deborah McCann has been appointed as the independent examiner.
  • St Erth NDP is currently at examination. John Slater has been appointed as the independent examiner.
  • Liskeard NDP is currently at examination. Deborah McCann has been appointed as the independent examiner.
  • St Mewan NDP is currently at examination. Deborah McCann has been appointed as the independent examiner.

Neighbourhood Plan Referendums

13 referendums have been held and all were successful.

Latest:

Made Neighbourhood Plans

11 made neighbourhood plans in Cornwall.

Latest:

  • Gwinear – Gwithian and North Hill Neighbourhood Development Plans were made by Cornwall Council and were implemented on 26 October 2017.
  • Lanreath and South Hill NDPs cannot be formally made until a final report has been produced and signed off by Cornwall Council. The deadline for this report is 28 days after the referendum.

Neighbourhood Planning Activity Map

The neighbourhood planning Activity Map is a visual representation of the stages neighbourhood plans in Cornwall are currently at.

Neighbourhood Planning Monthly E-Bulletin

The Council's Neighbourhood Planning Team is producing a new monthly e-bulletin for Town and Parish Councils and Neighbourhood Planning Steering Groups across Cornwall. The e-bulletin will keep you updated with the latest news on Neighbourhood Plans in Cornwall and provide any updates on the current consultations and legislation. If you would like to sign up to the e-bulletin please e-mail neighbourhoodplanning@cornwall.gov.uk.

View this months E-Bulletin.

Neighbourhood Plans

To find out more information about each individual plan, please use the tabs below. The list is in alphabetical order. It does not include plans where councils have not designated their Neighbourhood Area.