BRAMHAM PARISH COUNCIL – NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN
Please note – at the moment the Plan is being modified in accordance with the Examiner’s recommendations – the final version will be available shortly !
Bramham Parish Council submitted the Bramham Neighbourhood Plan Proposal to Leeds City Council for independent examination. Under para 16 of The Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, the Council publicised the plan proposal, seeking comments from those who live, work or carry out business in the Bramham Neighbourhood Area and any consultation body referred to in the submitted consultation statement.
The consultation ran from Monday 28th May to Monday 9th July 2018 (closing at 5pm).
The submission documents:
- Bramham Neighbourhood Plan Proposal
- Map identifying the Bramham Neighbourhood Area
- Bramham Consultation Statement
- Bramham Basic Conditions Statement (explains how the plan proposal meets the requirements of paragraph & Schedule 4B to the 1990 Act.)
- Bramham Neighbourhood Plan SEA-HRA Screening Report
- Bramham PC Chair Submission Letter
- Independent Examination of the Bramham Cum Oglethorpe Neighbourhood Development Plan
- Letter from the Examiner – 10th July 2018
- Representations Made – 12th July 2018
- Bramham PC Comments on Representations Made – 23rd July 2018
- Joint Response – Bramham NP – LCC and Bramham PC – 25th July 2018
- Letter from the Examiner – 16th August 2018
Bramham Neighbourhood Plan – Habitats Regulations Assessment Screening Update 2018
On 7th September 2018 Leeds City Council wrote to the Independent Examiner to provide the HRA Screening Update (2018) as per his letter and request for clarification of 10th July 2018.
The Council’s letter is available to view HERE
On 10th September 2018 the Independent Examiner for the Bramham Neighbourhood Plan wrote to the Council in response to the HRA Screening Update (2018).
The Examiner’s letter is available to view HERE . The Examiner requested that the HRA Screening Update was publicised on the Council’s website for a period of 6 weeks with a statement that any interested party may make representations in respect of this document and that any representations will be available to the Examiner so that he may consider them when concluding whether or not the neighbourhood plan meets the Basic Conditions.
The Council therefore publicised the HRA Screening Update (2018) between Monday 17th September 2018 and Monday 29th October 2018 (closing at 5pm).
HRA Screening Update
The HRA Screening Update is also available on the Bramham Neighbourhood Plan website:
Paper copies of the HRA Screening Update are available upon request at Merrion House, 110 Merrion Centre, Leeds LS2 8BB.
Any representations made during the consultation period (which expired 29th October2018) were sent to the Examiner and were made available on the Council’s website.
On 2 November 2018, the Independent Examiner published his report on the Bramham Neighbourhood Plan. The report concludes that subject to proposed modifications being made, the Bramham Neighbourhood Plan meets the Basic Conditions and other legal requirements and should proceed to a referendum. The Examiner’s Report (PDF 564KB) is available to view.
Paper copies of the Plan were made available at the following locations during the consultation period :
- Leeds City Council, City Centre Hub, 2 Great George Street, Leeds, LS2 8BA (Mon, Fri 09.30 – 17.00, Tues, Weds, Thurs 08.30 – 17.00)
- Wetherby Library, 17 Westgate, Wetherby, LS22 6LL (Mon 10.00 – 17.00, Tues 09.00 – 19.00, Weds, Thurs, Fri 9.00 – 17.00, Sat 10.00 – 16.00)
- Bramham Post Office, 12 Front St, Bramham, Wetherby LS23 6RD (during opening hours)
- Bramham Medical Centre, Clifford Rd, Bramham, Wetherby LS23 6ZA (during opening hours)
- Leeds City Council website: https://www.leeds.gov.uk/your-council/planning/neighbourhood-planning
The consultation period during which representations on this Neighbourhood Plan could be made expired at 5pm Monday 9th July 2018.