Neighbourhood Planning in Cornwall

There are 215 Parish and Town Councils in Cornwall and 127 are currently engaged in the different stages of the neighbourhood planning process. 114 Neighbourhood Development Plans being developed and this includes 5 cluster neighbourhood plans covering 17 parishes. The information below sets out the latest information on Neighbourhood Plans in Cornwall.

Neighbourhood Area Designations 

115 neighbourhood areas designated across Cornwall.

Designation request has been approved for Cubert Parish for their Neighbourhood Plan Area.

Neighbourhood Plan Proposals 

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

  • St Stephens by Launceston NDP has gone through its legal compliance check. The Regulation 16 statutory consultation runs from 30 January to 13 March 2019.  
  • Crowan NDP has gone through its legal compliance check. The Regulation 16 statutory consultation runs from 7 January to 21 February 2019.  
  • Landulph NDP has gone through its legal compliance check. The Regulation 16 statutory consultation runs from 8 January to 22 February 2019.
  • Chacewater NDP has gone through its legal compliance check. The Regulation 16 consultation runs from 20 December to 7 February 2019.
  • Luxulyan NDP has gone through its legal compliance check. The Regulation 16 consultation runs from 20 December to 7 February 2019.

Neighbourhood Plan Examinations

27 examinations have been held with an additional 3 currently undergoing examination.

  • Illogan NDP is currently at examination. The independent examiner is Barbara Maksymiw.
  • Newquay NDP is currently at examination. The independent Examiner is Deborah McCann.
  • St Agnes NDP is currently at examination. The independent Examiner is Deborah McCann.

Neighbourhood Plan Referendums

22 referendums have been held and all were successful.

Made Neighbourhood Plans

There are 22 made neighbourhood plans in Cornwall.

Neighbourhood Planning Activity Map

We have produced the neighbourhood planning Activity Map. This shows the different stages neighbourhood plans are currently at in Cornwall.

Neighbourhood Planning Monthly E-Bulletin

The Council's Neighbourhood Planning Team produces a new monthly e-bulletin. This is aimed at 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. It will also provide any updates on the current consultations and legislation. If you would like to sign up to the e-bulletin please email neighbourhoodplanning@cornwall.gov.uk.

View this months E-Bulletin

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.