Emberton Neigbourhood Plan
Following a Neighbourhood Planning Officer decision on 21 July 2016, the area put forward by Emberton Parish Council in its Neighbourhood Plan Area Application has now been approved as a Neighbourhood Plan Area.
To comply with regulation 7 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, Milton Keynes Council is publicising the following details:
- The name of the Neighbourhood Area: Emberton Neighbourhood Area
- The name of the relevant body who applied for deisgnation: Emberton Parish Council
- A map of the designated area can be viewed at: Emberton Neighbourhood Area Boundary Map (PDF, 1.1MB)
- The relevant Neighbourhood Planning Officer decision report and decision can be veiwed at: Neighbourhood Planning Officer Decision Emberton July 2016 (PDF, 63KB)
Submission and Consultation
In May 2016, Emberton Parish Council applied to Milton Keynes Council, in accordance with the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, to designate a Neighbourhood Plan Area for the Parish of Emberton.
The application and a statement explaining why and how Hanslope Parish Council intends to prepare a Neighbourhood Plan, and how the organisation and area meet the conditions of Section 61G(2) and 61F(5) of the Town and Country Planning Act, 1990 can be veiwed at:
In accordance with Regulation 6 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, as amended by Regulation 2 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) (Amendment) Regulations 2015, Milton Keynes Council consulted residents and other interested stakeholders on this application. The consultation ran for a 4 week period from Wednesday 22nd June 2016 and Wednesday 20th July 2016. A copy of the consultation statement can be viewed at the link below.
This was not a consultation on the Neighbourhood Plan itself, but merely the identification of the area for which the parish counil wished to prapare a neighbourhood development plan.