Neighbourhood planning in Tewkesbury

Neighbourhood planning in Tewkesbury

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Made neighbourhood plans

There are currently 5 neighbourhood plans made in Tewkesbury Borough, which are now part of Tewkesbury’s Statutory Development Plan and used by Development Management Officer’s in making decisions on planning applications within the relevant designated neighbourhood area.

These are:



Neighbourhood area designations

The following neighbourhood areas have been recently designated:


Draft plan (Regulation 14) consultation

There are currently no plans undertaking Regulation 14 consultation.


Submission plan (Regulation 16) consultation

There are currently no plans undertaking Regulation 16 consultation.


Modifications to neighbourhood plans, post examination

There are currently no plans undertaking modifications to a neighbourhood plan.


Neighbourhood plans at referendum

Referendum: 2 May 2019

A Referendum relating to the adoption of the Down Hatherley, Norton and Twigworth Neighbourhood Plan is to be held on Thursday 2 May 2019. The question being asked in the Referendum is:

"Do you want Tewkesbury Borough Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Down Hatherley, Norton and Twigworth to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?"

The list of specified documents, published for the referendum, can be accessed following the links below. These are also available to view at the following locations:

  • Tewkesbury Borough Council, Council Offices, Gloucester Road, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 5TT

    • Available: Monday - Thursday 8.30am to 5pm and Friday 8.30am to 4pm

  • Saint Mary & Corpus Christs (Down Hatherley Church), Down Hatherley Lane, Down Hatherley, Gloucestershire

    • Available: 9.30am to 5pm

  • Norton Garden Centre, Tewkesbury Road, Down Hatherley, Gloucester, GL2 9PU

    • Available: 9am to 5pm

  • For residents living in Norton:

    • Please contact the Norton Parish Council Chair, Eirwyn Jenkins on 01452 731743

The specified documents are as follows:

Further Information on any planned referendums and the results of recent referendums will be published on our voting and elections webpage.