Decision details

Pembury Neighbourhood Development Plan (PNDP)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Recommendation that the PNDP, that has been successful at examination, proceed to referendum.




1.    That the independent examiner’s report on the Pembury Neighbourhood Development Plan (PNDP) at Appendix A be noted and published.


2.    That the PNDP be modified as set out in Appendix B be approved.


  1. That a decision to progress the PNDP as set out in Appendix C to referendum, and a Decision Statement as set out at Appendix D be approved. 


  1. That if the referendum result on the PNDP is positive, the Council formally makes the PWNDP as set out in Appendix C to be subsequently considered at a Full Council meeting, post referendum be approved.



REASON FOR DECISION:Approved Neighbourhood Plans become part of the development plan for the Borough and are a key document in the determination of planning applications that allow the local community to take responsibility for land use planning in their area.


Report author: Deborah Dixon

Publication date: 27/07/2023

Date of decision: 27/07/2023

Decided at meeting: 27/07/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 05/08/2023

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