Stratford-on-Avon District Council approved the designation of the parish of Alcester as a Neighbourhood Area, in accordance with the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012.
The area to which the designation relates is the whole of the parish of Alcester, as identified in the map. washed over in pink.
Following responses to the public consultation in autumn 2018, and actions agreed by the Steering Group, the NDP was amended (Submission version) and sent to the Planning Consultant and a Basic Conditions Statement drafted. Both documents were approved at Planning Committee on 1 April and adopted at Full Council on Tuesday 9 April 2019.
The Submission version of the NDP together with various other documents was submitted to Stratford on Avon District Council under Regulation 15 on 10 April 2019. SDC concluded the Regulation 16 consultation on 12 July 2019 and the draft NDP has now been sent to the Examiner.
Examiners are selected from NPIERS (Neighbourhood Planning Independent Examiner Referral Service). ATC have selected one Independent Examiner from a panel of three. The examiner will check to see whether or not the plan meets the basic conditions set out in legislation.