Hammerwich neighbourhood plan

Submission neighbourhood plan and consultation

Hammerwich parish council have now submitted their neighbourhood plan to the district council. In accordance with regualtion 16 of the neighbourhood planning regaulations we will now consult on the Hammerwich neighbourhood plan for a six week period. The consultation will run from 24 March 2021 to 5 May 2021. The neighbourhood plan and its associated documents can be viewed below:

You can make representations on the Hammerwich neighbourhood plan electronically by using the consultation portal or by completing a representation form which can be downloaded via the link below. Completed forms can be submitted to; [email protected] or by post to the following address;

Development Plans, Lichfield District Council, District Council House,Frog Lane, Lichfield, Staffs, WS13 6YY.

Hammerwich neighbourhood plan regualtion 16 consultation representation form:

If you wish to be informed of the Council's decision on the neighbourhood plan proposal then please state this within your representation or tick the appropriate box on the representation form.

It is the responsibility of the District Council to collate all the representations and pass them onto the independent Examiner, who will look at them and the Neighbourhood Plan documents when assessing whether the Plan meets the Basic Conditions and can proceed to referendum.

Neighbourhood area designation

The Hammerwich neighbourhood area has been designated having been approved 9 December 2014.

Strategic environmental assessment and habitat regulations assessment screening report

Hammerwich Parish Council requested that we undertake a screening process of the draft neighbourhood plan to determine the need for strategic environmental assessment (SEA) and habitat regulations assessment (HRA). The screening report is available below.

Hammerwich neighbourhood plan SEA and HRA screening report (2020)

Hammerwich neighbourhood plan SEA and HRA screening report (2016)