Approved Neighbourhood Areas - Wymondley

"Made" Neighbourhood Plan

The Wymondley Neighbourhood Development Plan was made on 26 September 2019. It now forms part of the Development Plan for North Hertfordshire.


At a meeting of Cabinet on 11 June 2019 it was agreed that, subject to a series of modifications set out by the examiner, the Wymondley Neighbourhood Development Plan should be subject to a referendum.

The referendum for the Wymondley Neighbourhood Plan took place on 29 August 2019. 

The result of the referendum was:

  • 238 votes in favour of the neighbourhood plan
  • 16 votes against.

Examination of the Wymondley Neighbourhood Plan

Deborah McCann was appointed as the independent examiner for the neighbourhood plan.

The examiner held an exploratory meeting on Wednesday 30 January 2019. The examiner suspended the examination to enable the Qualifying Body and the District Council to review and update work on the Basic Conditions Statement, The Consultation Statement, The Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA) screening reports. 

The examiners report can be found in the documents listed below.

Consultation of Proposed Submission Neighbourhood Plan (Regulation 16)

Wymondley Parish Council submitted their neighbourhood development plan to North Hertfordshire District Council on 23 March 2017. Consultation took place between 23 June and 4 August 2017. The representations received in respect of this consultation are available to view through our online consultation software.

Consultation on Pre-Submission Neighbourhood Plan – Regulation 14

The draft Wymondley Neighbourhood Plan was published for consultation between April 11 2016 and 25 May 2016.  To view the consultation document visit the Wymondley Parish Neighbourhood Plan website. 

Wymondley Neighbourhood Plan Area

The Wymondley Neighbourhood Plan Area was designated by the Chief Executive in consultation with the Executive Member for Planning and Enterprise by a delegated decision on 26 August 2015.

PDF icon Wymondley Neighbourhood Plan – Revised May 20197.55 MB
PDF icon Decision Statement - September 2019 39.84 KB
PDF icon Record of Decision Made to Make the Neighbourhood Plan - September 201992.78 KB
PDF icon Referendum Declaration of Result26.4 KB
PDF icon Wymondley Neighbourhood Plan Referendum Decision Notice279.22 KB
PDF icon General information about the planning system and neighbourhood plans99.87 KB
PDF icon Examiners Report for the Wymondley Neighbourhood Plan 338.45 KB
PDF icon Letter and Map to Examiner from Wymondley Parish Neighbourhood Plan Committee831.84 KB
PDF icon Wymondley Parish Neighbourhood Plan - Revised Basic Conditions Statement - Feb 2019244.89 KB
PDF icon Wymondley Parish Neighbourhood Plan - Revised Consultation Statement - Feb 2019568.96 KB
PDF icon Compiled Section 9 Green Infrastructure and Spaces - Revised Text and Maps3.56 MB
PDF icon SEA Screening Determination - February 20191.24 MB
PDF icon Habitats Regulation Assessment Screening Pro-forma - February 201986.69 KB
PDF icon SEA Screening Update Note - February 201928.05 KB
PDF icon Examiner's letter re suspension of examination - February 201941.67 KB
PDF icon Exploratory Meeting Agenda28.29 KB
PDF icon Exploratory Meeting Letter97.34 KB
PDF icon SEA Screening - Historic England Response105.03 KB
PDF icon Wymondley Neighbourhood Plan SEA Screening Opinion - March 2017128.09 KB
PDF icon Wymondley Neighbourhood Plan Basic Conditions Statement - March 2017188.71 KB
PDF icon Wymondley Neighbourhood Plan - Alternative designated Area Map - submitted March 2017761.47 KB
PDF icon Wymondley Neighbourhood Plan Proposed Submission Version - June 201615.67 MB
PDF icon Wymondley Designated Neighbourhood Plan Area - August 2015661.71 KB
PDF icon Wymondley Schedule of Representations - August 201580.85 KB
PDF icon Wymondley alternative Neighbourhood Plan area suggested by NHDC officers - July 2015630.96 KB
PDF icon Wymondley Proposed Neighbourhood Plan Area Map - June 20157.62 MB
PDF icon Wymondley Application Letter - June 201562.04 KB