At a meeting of Cabinet on 26 January 2021, it was agreed that the Baldock, Bygrave and Clothall Neighbourhood Plan should proceed to a referendum. Regulations linked to the Coronavirus Act 2020 mean that no neighbourhood plan referendum can take place until 6 May 2021. This date will be kept under review.
A version of the neighbourhood plan which includes the modifications is available to view in the documents below.
Post Examinations Modifications
The Council proposed a number of modifications to the neighbourhood plan which are different to the modifications recommended by the examiner. Consultation has taken place on those additional modifications and these can be viewed through our online consultation software.
John Parmiter was appointed as the independent examiner for the Baldock, Bygrave and Clothall Neighbourhood Plan. During the examination, the examiner asked for further details on a number of issues. The response from Bygrave Parish Council and the District Council is available to view in the documents below. The Examiner's report is available to view in the documents below.
Consultation on the submission Neighbourhood Plan - Regulation 16
Consultation on the submission version of the Baldock, Bygrave and Clothall Neighbourhood Plan in February and March 2020. You can view all the comments here.
Consultation on Pre-Submission Neighbourhood Plan - Regulation 14
The draft Baldock, Bygrave and Clothall Neighbourhood Plan was published for consultation between 2 May and 18 June 2019. For further information visit the Baldock, Bygrave and Clothall Planning Group website.
Neighbourhood Plan Area Designation
The Baldock, Bygrave and Clothall Neighbourhood Planning Area was designated by Cabinet on 25 July 2017. Bygrave Parish Council was the relevant body that applied for designation. A map of the neighbourhood planning area can be found below.