Burwash Neighbourhood Plan
Burwash Parish Council formally submitted an application for the designation of a Neighbourhood Plan Area in April 2016. In accordance with Part 2, Regulation 5 (1) of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, Burwash Parish Council (as the relevant body) submitted to Rother District Council the following:
- A map which identifies the area to which the area application relates;
- A statement explaining why the area is considered appropriate to be designated as a neighbourhood area;
- A statement setting out why Burwash Parish Council is a relevant body for the purposes of section 61G of the Town & Country Planning Act 1990
In accordance with the Regulation (6), Rother District Council publicised the area application for a period of 6 weeks, between 22nd April and 3rd June 2016, and invited representations on the area designation.
In June 2016, it was confirmed by the Council that, in accordance with Regulation 7 of the Neighbourhood Plan (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended), the marked area shown on the map above (being that of the Parish boundary) was formally designated as the Burwash Parish Neighbourhood Plan Area.