The Ogwell Neighbourhood Plan referendum will take place on Thursday 15 February 2018. Voters will be asked the question:
“Do you want Teignbridge District Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Ogwell to help it decide planning applications in the Neighbourhood Area?”
Supporting documents are currently being prepared.
The Ogwell Neighbourhood Plan Examination has been completed by the appointed examiner, Barbara Maksymiw.
The Examiner has recommended that with a number of modifications the Ogwell Neighbourhood plan should proceed to referendum.
The Examiners report was received by us on 19 October 2017 and is available below:
Ogwell Parish Council will formally approve the modifications on 13 November 2017.
We formally approved the Ogwell Neighbourhood Development Plan to proceed to referendum on 15 November 2017. The formal confirmation of this decision is available in the Decision Statement to Proceed to Referendum below:
Submission of Neighbourhood Plan to Examination (Regulation 17)
The Ogwell Parish Council, as the qualifying body, formally submitted the Ogwell Neighbourhood Plan to us for the Publicity Stage as required by the Neighbourhood Planning Regulations.
The submission materials were reviewed and checked to ensure regulatory compliance. Formal confirmation of our acceptance of the Plan to proceed to the Regulation 16 Publicity period was provided on 15 June 2017.
The Publicity Period ran from 6 July 2017 until 5pm 18 August 2017.
The period for representations on the Ogwell Neighbourhood Plan has now closed.
A copy of the relevant Neighbourhood Plan documents submitted to the Examiner are available below:
Hard copies of these documents can also be viewed at the following locations:
- Teignbridge District Council, Forde House, Brunel Road, Newton Abbot, TQ12 4XX (between 8.30am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday and 8.30am to 4.30pm, Friday)
- Cool for Cats Cattery, Moorview Farm, TQ12 6BZ (between 10am to 11.30am, Monday to Friday)
- The Jolly Sailor Pub, East Ogwell, TQ12 6AW (between 6pm to 9pm, Monday to Sunday)
- Ogwell Memorial Hall, East Ogwell,TQ12 6AJ
- Canada Hill Primary School, Abbotsridge Drive, Ogwell, TQ12 6YS (during school hours- term time only)
The Ogwell Neighbourhood Area was approved on 8 July 2015 after the Parish Council sought the designation of the parish area.
Ogwell are currently preparing their Neighbourhood Plan.
Details of the application:
For further information on the Neighbourhood Plan please contact:
Rita Hannaford (Parish Clerk) Tel: 01626 367313