Truro and Kenwyn Neighbourhood Development Plan

Truro City and Kenwyn Parish Councils are jointly producing a Neighbourhood Plan for the Truro and Kenwyn area. This webpage provides you with information on the Truro and Kenwyn Neighbourhood Development Plan.

Neighbourhood Plan Adoption

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The Truro and Kenwyn Neighbourhood Development Plan is now formally made and can be used from 29th December 2016, as part of the development plan in development management decisions in the Truro and Kenwyn Neighbourhood Plan Area. The adopted neighbourhood plan, report and decision notice is available to download below:

The Referendum for the Truro and Kenwyn Neighbourhood Development Plan was held on 10th November 2016. For more information please see the documents below.

The Truro and Kenwyn Neighbourhood Development Plan was submitted for examination on 30th January 2016. The independent examiner appointed to carry out the examination was Deborah McCann. The Truro and Kenwyn Neighbourhood Development Plan examination report and amended Neighbourhood Plan is available to download below:

Truro City and Kenwyn Parish Councils submitted their plan proposal to Cornwall Council on 30th July 2015, for their designated Neighbourhood Development Plan Area, in accordance with the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012.

Cornwall Council consulted residents and other interested stakeholders on the plan proposal for the Truro and Kenwyn area between the 24 September and 5 November 2015. Copies of the documents were available to view from Truro One Stop Shop, Truro Community Library, Truro Tourist Information, Threemilestone Post Office and Shortlanesend Post Office during the consultation period. 

The plan proposal includes a copy of a map and statement which identifies the area to which the proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan relates; a consultation statement; the proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan, a statement explaining how the proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan meets the requirements of paragraph 8 of Schedule 4B to the 1990 Act (the Basic Conditions Statement), a Delivery strategy, Equality assessment and a Sustainability appraisal. Copies of those documents are available to download below:

The Neighbourhood Plan has been developed based on evidence collected and work undertaken by the Truro and Kenwyn NDP Steering Group. Information on their steering group meetings and other background information can be viewed on the Truro and Kenwyn Neighbourhood Plan Website

Truro City Council and Kenwyn Parish Council submitted an application and map to designation the parishes of Truro and Kenwyn as a Neighbourhood Area on 24 April 2012. Cornwall Council consulted residents and other interested stakeholders on the designation between 7 June and 19 July 2012. Copies of the application letter and statement that explains how the Town and Parish Council and Neighbourhood Area met the conditions of Section 61G(2) of the Town And Country Planning Act 1990, were made available to view from Cornwall Council's Planning Reception at Circuit House in Truro during the six week consultation period. 

Copies of the documents are available to download below.

Please note; some of these documents are large and make take some time to download. Please use the contact details on this page to contact us if you have any issues.