Proposed Submission Local Plan
The Proposed Submission Draft Local Plan was approved at the North Hertfordshire District Council (NHDC) meeting held on Monday 26 September 2016. Public consultation on the plan started on Wednesday 19th October 2016 and ended on Wednesday 30th November 2016.
NHDC Full Council approved the submission of the plan for examination on 11 April 2017.
What happens next
The local plan documents will be submitted to Government by the end of May 2017. From this point onwards the next stages of the plan are in the Government’s hands. The Government will appoint a Planning Inspector to oversee an Examination in Public. This is predicted to take place in the autumn of 2017.All of the representations from the latest consultation will be submitted in full for the Inspector’s consideration.
Background information about the Local Plan
The Local Plan 2011-2031 Proposed Submission Document can be viewed here, and information on the four sites proposed for Ickleford is on pages 169-171 and pages 190-191. A map showing the location of the four sites can be found here. It is easier to view the sites by enlarging the document using the ‘Zoom’ buttons on the bottom right corner of the page.
Response from Ickleford Parish Council
The Parish Council submitted individual responses online to NHDC for each of the Ickleford sites (IC1, IC2, IC3 and LS1) with relevant supporting information. As all responses to the Local Plan will be published in the public domain by NHDC, we have included our responses below for your information. Please click on the links to view:
- Site ICI
- Site IC2
- Site IC3
- Site LS1
- Supporting information from Ickleford Parish Council
- DCLG Letter about Green Belt
- Department for Transport car ownership figures