Saxmundham Neighbourhood Plan

Useful links

Planning-related documents

For links to current Suffolk Coastal District Local Plan and current review:

http://www.eastsuffolk.gov.uk/planning/local-plans/suffolk-coastal-local-plan/

For links to 2013 Local Plan documents: click here

http://www.eastsuffolk.gov.uk/planning/local-plans/suffolk-coastal-local-plan/existing-local-plan/

Core Strategy & Development Management Policies (July 2013)

http://www.eastsuffolk.gov.uk/assets/Planning/Suffolk-Coastal-Local-Plan/Core-Strategy-and-DMP/SCDC-Local-Plan-July-2013.pdf

Site Allocations and Area Specific Policies Development Plan Document (January 2017)

http://www.eastsuffolk.gov.uk/assets/Planning/Suffolk-Coastal-Local-Plan/Site-Allocations-and-Area-Specific-Policies/Adopted-Version-Sites-DPD-January-2017.pdf  (See pages 83-85 re Saxmundham town centre policies)

Suffolk Coastal D.C. Consultation document, re-opening Local Plan process (summer 2017)

http://www.eastsuffolk.gov.uk/planning/local-plans/suffolk-coastal-local-plan/local-plan-review/help-plan-the-future-of-the-district-issues-and-options/

National Planning Policy Framework (2012)

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/6077/2116950.pdf

Government White Paper on Housing, February 2017

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/fixing-our-broken-housing-market

Advice on Neighbourhood Plans

Suffolk County Council: Guidance on Neighbourhood Planning in Suffolk

https://www.suffolk.gov.uk/assets/planning-waste-and-environment/planning-and-development-advice/Neighbourhood-A4booklet.v4.pdf

 Locality:  Neighbourhood-planning-roadmap-2016  Guide by Dave Chetwyn

Locality – guidance on possible funding for NPs for Technical-Support-Packages

Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE): 

CPRELandscapeNeighbourhoodPlanning

Government advice, including for NPs, on Conserving and enhancing the historic environment

 

Demographic data and surveys for Saxmundham area

Navigus – Saxmundham socio-economic profile (mainly drawn from 2011 census)

Saxmundham stats report  Rural community profile for Saxmundham, Action with Communities in Rural England (ACRE) Rural evidence project, November 2013

Hidden Needs Report 5 Years on (2011-2016) from University of Suffolk for Suffolk Community Foundation (includes some interactive maps which can isolate data for Saxmundham, but n.b. Saxmundham area may differ depending on data source)

http://suffolkcf.org.uk/2016/09/hidden-needs-2016/

 

Saxmundham Neighbourhood Plan & Town Council documents

Summary of NP Public Meeting key comments by theme – main issue for Saxmundham, as expressed at public meeting at Free School on 4th November 2017 (about 100 people present)

The same but also including a longer list of points recorded by each table/group in the course of discussion: Final Summary of 4 Nov 2017 Public Meeting

Key points arising from meeting of community activists held in Market Hall on 4th September 2017  – also main issues for Saxmundham, as expressed by a smaller group (about 30)

More documents to be added

Some Neighbourhood Plans from other towns

State of progress – East Suffolk Neighbourhood Plans

http://www.eastsuffolk.gov.uk/planning/neighbourhood-planning/neighbourhood-plans-in-the-area/

Leiston:

http://www.eastsuffolk.gov.uk/assets/Planning/Neighbourhood-Planning/Designated-Neighbourhood-Areas/Leiston/Leiston-NP-Made-Version-March-2017.pdf

Framlingham:

http://www.eastsuffolk.gov.uk/assets/Planning/Neighbourhood-Planning/Designated-Neighbourhood-Areas/Framlingham/Framlingham-NP-Made-Version-March-2017-Policy-title-text-AP22-Vyces-Rd-edited-2017-7-18.pdf

Rendlesham

http://www.eastsuffolk.gov.uk/assets/Planning/Neighbourhood-Planning/Designated-Neighbourhood-Areas/Rendlesham/Made-RNP-Rendlesham-Neighbourhood-Plan-January-2015.pdf

Melton

http://www.eastsuffolk.gov.uk/assets/Planning/Neighbourhood-Planning/Designated-Neighbourhood-Areas/Melton/Melton-Neighbourhood-Plan.pdf

Formal documents for Saxmundham Neighbourhood Plan

To be added as and when published