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Submission plan (Regulation 16) consultation

16 July 2019 update - consultation extended

Due to data protection issues, Appendix Z to the submitted consultation statement was not publically released at the same time as all other available information. The spreadsheet which includes the comments received to the plans Regulation 14 consultation has now been reviewed and redacted in accordance with data protection.

The document is now available to view with the other consultation materials below.

The consultation has been extended until 5pm Tuesday 27 August 2019.

Revised neighbourhood planning notice (pdf, 311kb) confirms extension in time.

In accordance with Regulation 15 of the Neighbourhood Planning Regulations 2012 (as amended), Churchdown and Innsworth Parish Council’s submitted their Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) Submission Version to Tewkesbury Borough Council on 5 April 2019. Regulation 16 consultation neighbourhood planning notice (pdf, 311kb).

Consultation documents

The consultation will run for 6 weeks from Monday 24 June - 5pm Tuesday 27 August 2019. The documents accompanying the consultation are set out below:

Churchdown and Innsworth Neighbourhood Development Plan, March 2019 (pdf, 16MB)

Consultation statement, April 2019 (pdf, 361kb)

Consultation statement appendices, April 2019 (pdf, 5.24MB)

Consultation statement appendix Z (Excel, 158kb)

Basic conditions statement, March 2019 (pdf, 1.64MB)

Basic conditions NPPF January 2019 compliance confirmation, May 2019 (pdf, 56.1kb)

SEA/HRA screening determination June 2019 (pdf, 250kb)

Local Green Space Consultation, June 2019 (pdf, 784kb)

Other supporting documents include:

Churchdown and Innsworth Character Area Good Practice Guide, May 2018 (pdf, 2.10MB)

Churchdown and Innsworth SEA/HRA screening determination, July 2018 (pdf, 172kb)

Regulation 14 consultation material:

Presentation (powerpoint, 6.39MB)

Aims and objectives board (pdf, 129kb)

Built environment board (pdf, 733kb)

Community infrastructure (pdf, 614kb)

Movement (pdf, 412kb)

Natural Environment (pdf, 318kb)

Additional draft policies (pdf, 324kb)

Where to view hard copies

During the consultation period, ending at 5pm 5 August 2019, hard copies of the plan and some of the key supporting documents, are also available at:

  • Tewkesbury Borough Council, Public Service Centre, Gloucester Road, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 5TT

Monday to Thursday 8.30am – 5pm

Friday 8.30am – 4pm 

  • Churchdown Parish Council Office – Parton Road GL3 2JH

Monday to Friday 9am - 2pm 

  • Churchdown Library, Parton Road, GL32AF 

Tuesday 10am–1pm, 2–6pm; 

Wednesday to Friday 10am–1pm, 2–5pm; and 

Saturday 10am–1pm 

  • GL3 Hub - Cheltenham Road East, Churchdown, Gl3 1HX

Everyday 9am – 2pm

  • Churchdown Community Association, Parton Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2JH 

Monday to Friday 9am - 1pm 

  • St Andrews Church, Station Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2JT 

Monday to Friday 9am - 12.30pm

  • Innsworth Parish Council Office, Innsworth Community Hall, Rookery Road, Innsworth, GL3 1AU

Monday and Wednesday 9.30am - 12.30pm

  • Innsworth Community Hall, Rookery Road, Innsworth, GL3 1AU

By appointment only with Innsworth Parish Clerk

Tel: 01452 739053 / M: 07493 050720 or


How to make representations

If you wish to make representation or comment, please complete the online form available here. This is the most effective way to ensure your comments are processed and received most efficiently by Tewkesbury Borough Council and by the examiner.

Alternatively, you can:

Download the form (word, 74.5kb) and the additional Part B form (word, 64kb) and

Email to

Or post or hand to: Planning Policy Team, Tewkesbury Borough Council, Public Service Centre, Gloucester Road, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 5TT

These should be received no later than 5pm 27 August 2019.

If you wish to be notified of the local planning authorities decision under Regulation 19 (plan making) in relation to the Churchdown and Innsworth Neighbourhood Development Plan, please indicate this on your representation.

Regulation 14

Churchdown and Innsworth have undertaken their draft plan (Regulation 14) consultation which closed at the end of 2018. They have completed the review of the comments received to the plan and are moving towards the final submission plan which they hope to submit to Tewkesbury Borough Council during 2019. More details can be found on their website at:

Neighbourhood area designation: 3 July 2013

The parishes of Churchdown and Innsworth applied to designate a joint neighbourhood area for the preparation of a neighbourhood development plan, which was validated on 12 April 2013. In accordance with the provisions of Regulation 5 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, as amended a consultation on the proposed neighbourhood area was undertaken, ending on 24 May 2013. The meeting of the Executive Committee on 3 July 2013 resolved ‘That the designation of Neighbourhood Plan areas covering the Parishes of Churchdown and Innsworth be approved.