Cramlington Neighbourhood Plan

Current Stage

​What has been done so far...

The preparation of the Cramlington Neighbourhood Plan is progressing. The key stages of development for the Plan so far have been:

  • ​An initial workshop took place with Town Councillors to help                                                                 define the big issues for Cramlington.
  • Funding was secured to enable preparation of the                                                                         Neighbourhood Plan.
  • ​The Northumberland County Council planning team                                                             was appointed to coordinate consultation, engagement and                                                       preparation of the Plan on behalf of the Town Council.
  • The Cramlington Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group                                                   was established to guide the plan prepaartion in November 2013. 
  • The civil parish of Cramlington was designated as a Neighbourhood Plan Area in February 2014.
  • The Plan vision and objectives for the Plan have been agreed by the steering group.

What happens next...

  • ​Evidence gathering to underpin planning policy development is ongoing through 2015-2016.
  • A draft pre-submission plan will bepublished for community consultation during Autumn 2016.
  • Examination of the submission plan is envisaged for Spring 2017.