DDPD withdrawn in favour of a Local Plan

Chiltern District Council has now withdrawn its Draft Delivery Development Plan in favour of preparing a new (emerging) Local Plan, following the Planning Inspector’s suspension of the examination in public of it.  Last article of 29 November 2014 refers here.  The new Local Plan will replace the adopted Core Strategy (2011) and adopted Local Plan (1997), The … Continue reading DDPD withdrawn in favour of a Local Plan

Latest Position on DDPD

The examination in public of the Chiltern Delivery Development Plan Document (Delivery DPD) has been suspended for up to six months (ie.12th May 2015).  Chiltern District Council (CDC) is now in receipt of the Planning Inspector’s letter outlining his reasons for suspension, as below:  Letter from the Inspector – Examination of DDPD Suspension (24th November 2014) … Continue reading Latest Position on DDPD

DDPD Hearing Dates Announced

Latest on Chiltern District Council’s Delivery Development Plan Document (DDPD) The dates have now been announced for the Planning Inspectorate hearing sessions when an examination will be held to consider the soundness of the Chiltern District Council’s Delivery Development Plan Document (DDPD).  The Secretary of State has appointed an independent inspector, Mr Patrick Whitehead DipTP, … Continue reading DDPD Hearing Dates Announced

Delivery Development Plan Document (DDPD)

DELIVERY DEVELOPMENT PLAN DOCUMENT – NOTIFICATION OF SUBMISSION PURSUANT TO TOWN AND COUNTY PLANNING (LOCAL PLANNING) (ENGLAND) REGULATIONS 2012 (REGULATION 22(3)) On 15th August Chiltern District Council submitted the Delivery Development Plan Document and associated documents to the Secretary of State for Local Government. The Delivery Development Plan Document The Delivery Development Plan Document (DPD) … Continue reading Delivery Development Plan Document (DDPD)

Tonight’s DDPD Prestwood meeting held by GMPC

Many thanks to the people of Prestwood who came along to the Village Hall tonight.  To view all the comments submitted to Chiltern District Council during the last public consultation on the draft DDPD please go to Responses to the Delivery DPD Public Participation April/June 2013 comprising 392 pages, so please be patient! Comments from … Continue reading Tonight’s DDPD Prestwood meeting held by GMPC

Very important – DDPD update – the next stage

Chiltern District Council’s Delivery Development Plan Document (DDPD) Great Missenden Parish Council (GMPC) is holding three public meetings to provide information on the latest draft and give you the opportunity to have your say and input to the feedback. These have now been confirmed as: Tuesday March 4th – Prestwood Village Hall – 7.30pm Wednesday … Continue reading Very important – DDPD update – the next stage

CDC’s Emerging Local Plan

On 20 January, Graham Winwright, CDC’s Planning Policy Manager, unveiled the next stage of the Emerging Local Plan for Chilterns & South Bucks 2014-2036 and PVA went along to find out more.    His presentation can be seen here. To catch up from the beginning see previous articles, 13 January, 12 February 2015,  Emerging Chiltern & South … Continue reading CDC’s Emerging Local Plan

Emerging Chiltern and South Bucks Local Plan 2014 – 2036

UPDATE March 1st 2016 The Local Plan Consultation is currently in progress and closes on the 14th of March 2016. PVA have produced a website to help you to navigate through the large set of documents associated with it. You can find the website here: http://www.Prestwoodva.org.uk/local-plan An article that introduces the subject and how you … Continue reading Emerging Chiltern and South Bucks Local Plan 2014 – 2036

Latest on emerging Local Plan public consultation

Closing date for responses to be received by Chiltern District Council is 5pm on Friday 6th March 2015 PVA was represented at a “limited-attendance-due-to-space” meeting hosted by GMPC’s Planning Committee at the parish office last night (12th February).  Here’s a brief update to encourage you to input to Chiltern District Council’s first public consultation on … Continue reading Latest on emerging Local Plan public consultation

76 New Homes Status

Background (last updated 13/11/2015) This page is maintained by 76newhomes@prestwoodva.org.uk an active Prestwood group monitoring this application. Content is moderated by Prestwood Village Association. As of November 2015 a new application has been submitted to Chiltern District Council’s planning department.  This post carries the lastest news: BREAKING NEWS: 76 new homes This page has been created … Continue reading 76 New Homes Status

Chiltern District Council’s Local Plan

UPDATE 3 August 2014:  More information on the Green Belt Review….. Under Policies & Reports on this website, you’ll find the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF).   This will hopefully assist you in understanding more fully Chiltern District Council’s plans to review the Green Belt, now up until 2036. Under the NPPF (para 79), the … Continue reading Chiltern District Council’s Local Plan

PVA Chairman’s Report 15 April 2014

It is my pleasure to present the first annual chairman’s report of the Prestwood Village Association (PVA). Thank you all for coming to our AGM and supporting PVA. We are very pleased that many of our local councillors have given up their valuable time too to join us. Our Chiltern District councillors Mark Cunnane and … Continue reading PVA Chairman’s Report 15 April 2014

All you need to know about SHLAA’s

SHLAA (Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment) is a definition that is used within the DDPD (Delivery Development Plan Document). This document which is updated annually includes potential areas for housing development.There are several SHLAA sites in Prestwood, the Glebe being one of them. The DDPD is updated and owned by Chiltern District Council. Following some … Continue reading All you need to know about SHLAA’s

Consultations

The government and local authorities place much emphasis on the importance of consulting the public about important decisions and complying with associated legislation. Recent consultations have ranged from HS2 and airport noise, through local development planning (DDPD) and AONB policy, to Local Area Forum (LAF) budgeting.  It is important that you use your voice effectively … Continue reading Consultations

Land Redevelopment in Prestwood

New Homes Required within Prestwood Control of development (i.e. the built environment) within Prestwood is achieved through a Chiltern District Council development plan, known in officialdom as the Delivery Development Plan Document (DDPD).  The DDPD, a 150 page document which is currently in draft and was last the subject of a public consultation in 2013,  … Continue reading Land Redevelopment in Prestwood