Inner North West Area Committee. Neighbourhood Planning Community Meeting Tuesday 16 th April 2013. Inner North West Leeds. Area Committee Planning Sub Group Area Management Team and Community Planner City Development. Community Capacity. Over 40 well established community groups
Neighbourhood Planning Community Meeting
Tuesday 16th April 2013
A neighbourhood plan is a COMMUNITY PREPARED development plan (although it can cover non-development issues) that, once adopted, will be part of the statutory Local Plan for the city.
It is a statutory development plan that is prepared by the local community (a Neighbourhood Forum) for a specified area (a Neighbourhood Area). This is a new right that local communities have, introduced by the Localism Act 2011.
3. Preparation of Neighbourhood Plan
3. Agree a draft Vision before starting work on the plan
4. ‘Take stock’ workshop
5. Don’t copy what others have done
6. Make particular effort to involve local Councillors, business, young people and tenants