Spring Boroughs Neighbourhood Plan Examination

Examination of Neighbourhood Plan Proposal

On 21 July 2015, Spring Boroughs Neighbourhood Forum submitted a Neighbourhood Plan proposal for examination.  Northampton Borough Council published the Spring Boroughs Neighbourhood Plan Proposal  and also issued a determination statement in respect of Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA) of the proposed Plan.

The Plan consultation ran from 24 July 2015 to 7 September 2015.

The Examiner has now published his independent report on the Plan, which can be downloaded through the link below.

Download the Independent Report into the Spring Boroughs Neighbourhood Plan

If supported at referendum by local people, the Spring Boroughs Neighbourhood Plan will be made by Northampton Borough Council and will be used to determine planning applications.

Documents to be submitted to the Examiner can be downloaded from the links below.


Document Reference Document title
Submission documents SD01 Map of Neighbourhood Area
SD02 Consultation Statement
SD03 Neighbourhood Plan Proposal
SD04 Basic Conditions Statement
Evidence Base documents EB/H1 Housing Technical Paper June 2015
EB/H2 Implementation of New Housing Opportunities in the Spring Boroughs Neighbourhood Area, University of Northampton 2014
EB/E1 Employment Technical Paper June 2015
EB/E2 Spring Boroughs Business Survey June 2015
EB/HG1 Heritage Gateway Background Report June 2015
EB/PC1 Review of Policy Context
Strategic Environmental Assessment & Habitats Regulation Assessment SEA1 SEA & HRA Screening Report
SEA2 SEA & HRA Determination Statement

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