Submission Consultation (Regulation 16)

The Parish Council has now prepared the submission version of the Burwash Neighbourhood Plan. Rother District Council is carrying out the formal consultation, under Regulation 16 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, between 11 September and 6 November 2020.

Consultation Documents

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


Any person, business or organisation may comment on the Plan or supporting documents including the Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA).

Representations can be submitted online by clicking the button below.

Representations can alternatively be made by email or by post by completing the PDF representation form below. To download the form, please right click the link and select ‘Save target as’ or ‘Save link as’.

All representations must be received by the Council no later than 4.30pm on Friday 6 November.  Any submissions received after this deadline cannot be considered.

Please note that all representations will be publicly available and will be forwarded for consideration by the person appointed to carry out an examination of the Plan

Anyone making a representation may request to be notified of the Council’s decision to ‘make’ the Burwash Neighbourhood Plan by ticking the relevant box on the representation form.


11 Sep – 6 Nov 2020

Submission Consultation (Regulation 16)

Rother District Council is carrying out the regulation 16 submission consultation for the Burwash Neighbourhood Plan.

All duly made representations will be collated and published at the end of the consultation.

27 Aug 2020

Submission of the Burwash Neighbourhood Plan (Regulation 15)

Burwash Parish Council submitted the Plan to Rother District Council.

30 May – 18 Jul 2019

Pre-submission Consultation (Regulation 14)

Burwash Parish Council carried out the pre-submission consultation on the draft Plan between 30 May 2019 and 18 July 2019.

19 Oct 2018

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Screening Opinion

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

7 Jun 2016

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

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

14 Apr 2016

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

Burwash Parish Council (as the relevant body) submitted to Rother District Council an application for the designation of Burwash Parish as a Neighbourhood Area.

This application included 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 and Country Planning Act 1990

For more information, please visit the Burwash Neighbourhood Plan website.