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The Seend Parish Neighbourhood Plan has been carried with a YES vote of 421. The plan is now'made'.
Please see the Declaration of Result of Poll for full referendum results:
It is anticipated that the referendum on the draft Seend Parish Neighbourhood Plan 2020-2030 will be held on 6 May 2021 and information will be published on Wiltshire Council’s website around 24 March 2021 about the referendum and how to view documents. If you do not have access to the internet and need support in viewing the Plan, from 24 March 2021 please phone customer services on 0300 456 0100 (lines open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday) and ask to speak to an officer within Spatial Planning.
Information on the our Neighbourhood Plan can be viewed via Wiltshire Council website:
Neighbourhood Plan Examination now complete
Examination process is now complete.
The Examiner has completed his examination of the Seend Parish Neighbourhood Plan and has submitted his report, dated 11th February 2021, to Wiltshire County Council.
Subsequently Wiltshire County Council have reviewed this report and have completed the Decision Statement (Proceed to Referendum) dated 18th February 2021.
Please see both reports below:
The Independent Examiner started the examination of the Seend Parish Neighbourhood Plan. He carried out his initial review of the Plan and the accompanying documents. He visited the parish on January 13th 2021.
Please see his Initial Comments of the Independent Examiner report and the responses given as set out below:
Regulation 16 Consultation
CONSULTATION NOW CLOSED.
Begins: 5th October 2020
Ends: 30th November 2020
(Please ensure that any comments on the Neighbourhood Plan are received by Wiltshire Council no later than 5pm on 30th November 2020)
Further information including the submitted neighbourhood plan and how to comment can be found online via:
Alternatively, if you have no access to the internet and you wish to view the neighbourhood plan, a copy can be sent to you on request by calling neighbourhood planning on: 01225 713598 or 770354
Please be aware that all representations will be publicly available and may also appear on the Wiltshire Council website.
Following this consultation, the comments received will be passed to an independent examiner, to be appointed by the council, who will consider the representations and recommend whether the Neighbourhood Plan should be put to a community referendum.
lf you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Spatial Planning on Tel: 01225 713598 or by email to:
Click below to read the Seend Parish Neighbourhood Plan Report (Referendum version):
Basic Conditions Statement:
We are pleased to be working with our consultants, Place Studio from Bristol. Place Studio is an independent award winning urban design and place-shaping consultancy, specialising in community engagement and collaborative approaches to design and planning.
Local Green Space Report Submission Version:
Appendices to the Local Green Space Report:
Site Assessment Report Submission Version:
Appendices to the Site Assessment Report: