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Bolton Parish Neighbourhood Area Planning Area

Stage two - Neighbourhood Plan Publication and Consultation

Bolton Parish Council has submitted their Neighbourhood Plan for formal consultation. The consultation period took place between 6 June 2016 and 25 July 2016. The purpose of this stage of consultation was to allow interested parties to comment on the draft Plan, with these comments forwarded to an independent Examiner. The Examiner will then review the draft Plan and provide a recommendation as to whether it should proceed to the referendum stage.  

The draft Plan will pass to referendum if it meets all the "basic conditions". All voters within Bolton parish will be asked to vote on whether the Plan should be "made".

The consultation closed at 5pm on Monday 25 July 2016.

The plan can also be viewed at the Council Offices and Penrith Library.

Comment on the Bolton Neighbourhood Development Plan by:

Stage one - Neighbourhood Area Designation

The first stage in developing a neighbourhood plan is to designate the 'neighbourhood area' which it will cover. A Neighbourhood Area application was received from Bolton Parish Council on 4 November 2013. After a six-week consultation period we designated the area on 11 February 2014. They now have the right to produce their own neighbourhood plan or neighbourhood development orders.

View the application, together with a map showing the Neighbourhood Area (PDF: 280Kb /3 pages)

View the Formal Notice publicising the application (PDF: 150Kb / 1 page)

View the Bolton Neighbourhood Area Executive Committee Decision Report (PDF: Kb / 2 pages)

Bolton Parish Council have now produced a draft neighbourhood plan and have now begun a public consultation on its content. You can view the draft plan and make comments before 3 August 2015 by going to the Bolton Village website's page on Bolton Neighbourhood Development Plan.