Crowhurst Neighbourhood Plan


Crowhurst Neighbourhood Plan

Crowhurst Parish Council, as the qualifying body, has prepared a Neighbourhood Plan which proposes a vision for the parish and a number of planning policies to be used in the determination of planning applications locally.


Crowhurst Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

Following the Examiner's recommendations in his Report, a number of modifications have been to the Crowhurst Neighbourhood Plan to enable it to proceed to referendum.

This referendum relating to the adoption of the Crowhurst Neighbourhood Plan will be held on Thursday 27 June 2019.

The question which will be asked in the Referendum is: Do you want Rother District Council to use the neighbourhood plan for Crowhurst to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?


Further supporting documents and more information is available on the Crowhurst Neighbourhood Plan website.



17 May 2019

Decision to go to Referendum (Regulation 18, 2)

Rother District Council decided to take the Crowhurst Neighbourhood Plan to Referendum.

The Appendices referred to in the Report in support of Executive Decision are:

  • Appendix 1: The Crowhurst NP Examination Report (4 Apr 2019) directly below
  • Appendix 2: The Crowhurst Neighbourhood Development Plan 2018-2028 - Referendum Version (13 May 2019) at the top of the page
  • Appendix 3: The Crowhurst NP Schedule of Modifications (13 May 2019) at the top of the page
4 Apr 2019

Publication of the Examiners Report (Regulation 18, 1)

The Examiner produced the Report in which modifications were recommended that would enable the Plan to proceed to Referendum.

4 Feb - 4 Apr 2019

Examination of the Crowhurst Neighbourhood Plan (Regulation 17)

Liz Beth was appointed to undertake an independent Examination of the Crowhurst Neighbourhood Plan and was sent the Plan, along with the supporting documents and representations.

7 Dec 2018 - 25 Jan 2019

Publicity and Representation Period (Regulation 16)

Rother District Council carried out the publicity and representation period for the Crowhurst Neighbourhood Plan.

All duly made representations have been collated into the following document.

13 Nov 2018

Submission of the Crowhurst Neighbourhood Plan (Regulation 15)

Crowhurst Parish Council submitted the Plan to Rother District Council.

16 Jan - 28 Feb 2018

Pre-Submission Consultation (Regulation 14)

Crowhurst Parish Council carried out the pre-submission consultation on the draft Plan.

24 Jan 2017

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Screening Opinion

Rother District Council provided a formal SEA Screening Opinion for the Crowhurst Neighbourhood Plan.

24 Nov 2015

Designation of Crowhurst Parish as a Neighbourhood Area (Regulation 7)

Rother District Council confirmed that the marked area shown on the submitted map (being that of Crowhurst Parish) was formally designated as a Neighbourhood Area.

14 Oct 2015

Application for the designation of Crowhurst Parish a Neighbourhood Area (Regulation 5)

Crowhurst Parish Council (as the relevant body) submitted to Rother District Council an application for the designation of Crowhurst Parish as a Neighbourhood Area, along with the following documents:

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