Neighbourhood Planning

Neighbourhood planning provides a powerful set of tools for local people to shape development in their communities.

This section includes:

  • Neighbourhood Planning Progress: Current consultations, referendums and an overview of progress 

  • Neighbourhood Planning Toolkit: Templates, guidance and key resources

  • Neighbourhood Planning Support: Request support to help prepare your plan and submit neighbourhood planning documents to the Council

  • Individual pages on each active neighbourhood plan

Revised National Planning Policy Framework

Neighbourhood Plans in Cheshire East

Map of neighbourhood plans in Cheshire East (PDF, 1.7MB)
Map of neighbourhood plans in Cheshire East (PDF, 3MB)

Neighbourhood Planning surgeries

The Neighbourhood Planning Team hosts weekly drop-in sessions for groups preparing neighbourhood plans. Meetings are by appointment only, so if you’d like to discuss anything related to your plan then contact us directly to book a slot.

Next meeting dates and locations:

Neighbourhood Planning Surgeries
Date Location Venue 
Wednesday 20 June Macclesfield Town Hall
Wednesday 27 June Sandbach Westfields
Wednesday 4 July Crewe Municipal Buildings

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