Neighbourhood Plan - Submission Draft
Wetherby Town Council has submitted the Wetherby Neighbourhood Plan Proposal to Leeds City Council for independent examination.
On 17 June 2019, the independent examiner for the Wetherby Neighbourhood Plan, Terry Heselton, wrote to the council to set out how he intends to conduct the examination. The examination procedure note is available to view here: WNP Examination Procedure
On 12 July, Terry Heselton provided the Council with a set of questions regarding the Neighbourhood Plan and asked that a response be provided by 26 July 2019. The Examiner’s Questions are available to view here: WNP Examiner's Questions
The Council is conducting further consultation on selective elements of the Wetherby Neighbourhood Plan.
On 5 July 2019, the independent examiner, Terry Heselton, wrote to the council requesting that updates are made to a number of the submission documents and maps and that further consultation takes places on the updated documents. The examiner’s letter is available to view here: Wetherby Neighbourhood Plan - Examiner's Initial Letter
At the request of the independent examiner, the Council conducted an additional Regulation 16 consultation for the Wetherby Neighbourhood Plan, following updates to the submission draft neighbourhood plan, the basic conditions statement, and the policies maps.
The scope of the publicity was limited to the specific updates made to the documents and maps, the Council did not seek comments on the merit of the proposals or on whether the neighbourhood plan meets the Basic Conditions. Documents are available to view as tracked change or composite versions on the right hand side of this page.
Representations made during the previous publicity (7 May and 18 June) of the neighbourhood plan have been sent to the independent examiner and will be taken into consideration as part of the examination process.
Representations made during this additional consultation can be viewed here.
The Examiner's report on the Neighbourhood Plan can be viewed here.
The decision statement can be viewed here.