Examination of the Battle Civil Parish Neighbourhood Plan (Regulation 17)

John Slater was appointed as Independent Examiner, in liaison with Battle Town Council, to undertake the Examination on Monday 22 March 2021.

Please see the Battle NP Examination page for a timeline of the milestones and correspondence between Rother District Council, Battle Town Council and the Examiner.

Submission Consultation (Regulation 16)

Rother District Council carried out the formal consultation, under Regulation 16 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, between Friday 4 December 2020 and Friday 29 January 2021.

A summary of all duly made representations can be found below. All representations have been forwarded to the Independent Examiner.

You can view and download all of the consultation documents by clicking on the links under Milestones.

Milestones

DateMilestone
22 Mar 2021Examination of the Battle Civil Parish Neighbourhood Plan (Regulation 17)

John Slater was appointed to undertake an independent Examination of the Battle Civil Parish Neighbourhood Plan and was sent the Plan, along with the supporting documents and representations.
4 Dec 2020 – 29 Jan 2021Submission Consultation (Regulation 16)

Rother District Council carried out the Regulation 16 submission consultation for the Battle Civil Parish Neighbourhood Plan.
19 Nov 2020Submission of the Battle Neighbourhood Plan (Regulation 15)

Battle Town Council submitted the Plan to Rother District Council.

Battle CP Neighbourhood Plan 2019 – 2028 (Submission Version)
Battle CP NP Annexe 1 – Battle CP Design Guidelines
Battle CP NP Annexe 2 – Battle CP Character Appraisal
Battle CP NP – Strategic Environmental Assessment
Battle CP NP – Basic Conditions Statement
Battle CP NP – Consultation Statement
Battle CP NP – Consultation Statement Appendix I – Communications Strategy
Battle CP NP – Consultation Statement Appendix II – Questionnaire Survey
Battle CP NP – Consultation Statement Appendix III – Photographs
Battle CP NP – Consultation Statement Appendix IV – Resources & Literature
20 Jan – 1 Mar 2020

Pre-submission Consultation (Regulation 14)

Battle Town Council carried out the pre-submission consultation on the draft Plan between 20 January and 1 March 2020.

11 Mar 2019

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Screening Opinion

Rother District Council provided a formal SEA Screening Opinion for the Battle Civil Parish Neighbourhood Plan.

13 Apr 2015

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

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

20 Feb 2015

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

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

Further information may be available on the Battle Neighbourhood Plan website.