Decision details

Neighbourhood Plans Update and Resourcing

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To set out issues with regards to neighbourhood planning and proposals for CDC resourcing



1.    That Cabinet notes the current situation regarding neighbourhood planning work in the Chichester local plan area.

2.    That Cabinet approves an additional Senior Planning Officer post in the Planning Policy Division at a cost of £54,000 per annum funded from reserves in the current year and subsequently from base budget to support neighbourhood planning work.

3.    That Cabinet endorses the use of the specialist SDNPA officers for short term support on neighbourhood planning work when required subject to budget.

4.    That Cabinet endorses the priority criteria set out in paragraph 7.4 to respond to neighbourhood planning work.


Report author: Mr Toby Ayling

Publication date: 03/06/2021

Date of decision: 01/06/2021

Decided at meeting: 01/06/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 10/06/2021

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