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Alvington neighbourhood plan

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Publication of New Policy NE3 Important Open Areas (IOA) and Local Green Spaces (LGS)

During the examination of the Alvington NDP the Examiner requested further clarification on a number of  matters within the NDP. The clarification note requested further information regarding the policy approach to the designation of local green spaces. Alvington Parish Council have considered the comments and submitted a response to the clarification note. As a result the Parish Council have amended the NDP and submitted a new policy NE3: Important open areas (IOA) and Local Green Spaces LGS.

The new policy NE3 and the accompanying text are the subject of a revised consultation.

The consultation will run from Wednesday 19th February 2020 until Wednesday 18th March 2020.

The plan proposal can be viewed on the

  • Forest of Dean District Council’s website

or in person during normal opening hours at:

  • Forest of Dean District Council Offices, High Street, Coleford, Glos. GL16 8HG
  • Lydney Library, Hill Street, Lydney, Glos. GL15 5HW

You can submit comments

Any representations may include a request to be notified of the Forest of Dean District Council's decision under regulation 19 to make or refuse to make the neighbourhood development plan.

Representations should be received no later than Wednesday 18 March 2020.

If you need more information about the consultation please contact Local Plan Team at Forest of Dean District Council:Email Local Plan Team 

Publication of the Alvington Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP)

Alvington Parish Council submitted their neighbourhood development plan to the Council on 18 September 2019. We held a public consultation from 23 October to Wednesday 4 December 2019 during which the council invited comments on the plan and its supporting documents. For more details please:

Submission to Independent Examiner

The neighbourhood plan and all representations received during the publication consultation will now be submitted for examination.

To view the submitted Alvington Neighbourhood Plan and supporting documents please select from the drop down boxes below:

Alvington NDP documents

Clarification note

The examiner carried out an unaccompanied site visit to the Neighbourhood Plan Area. Following this visit, plus his initial reading of the plan and representations received, the examiner forwarded a clarification note. The note sets out the examiners initial comments on the submitted plan. It also sets out areas where it would be helpful to have some further clarification. Please:

Publication of New Policy NE3 Important Open Areas (IOA) and Local Green Spaces (LGS)

During the examination of the Alvington NDP the Examiner requested further clarification on a number of  matters within the NDP. The clarification note requested further information regarding the policy approach to the designation of local green spaces. Alvington Parish Council have considered the comments and have submitted a revised policy NE3: Important open areas (IOA) and Local Green Spaces LGS. It is the new policy NE3 and the accompanying text only that is the subject of a revised consultation.

The consultation will run for 4 weeks from 19th February 2020 to Wednesday 18th March 2020. You can submit comments

online: Consultation webpage 

email: localplans@fdean.gov.uk

post: Local Plans Team, Forest of Dean District Council, Council Offices, High Street, Coleford. GL16 8HG

If you need more information about the consultation please contact Local Plan Team at Forest of Dean District Council:

For further information on the Alvington Neighbourhood Development please:

Contact

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  • 01594 810000