Decision - Formby Neighbourhood Plan

Decision details

Formby Neighbourhood Plan

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Planning and Building Control

Decision status: Awaiting Implementation

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek approval for the submitted Formby Neighbourhood Plan and accompanying documents to proceed to public consultation and then to independent assessment.


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(1)      the submitted Formby Neighbourhood Plan and accompanying documents be approved for public consultation for a period of six weeks.


(2)      the Council’s appointed Neighbourhood Plan Examiners being approached to nominate three candidate examiners from which a preferred examiner will be selected, in conjunction with Formby Parish Council be approved.


(3)      following the conclusion of consultation on the Neighbourhood Plan, accompanying documents and any representations received be sent for examination.


Reason for Decision:


To allow the Formby Neighbourhood Plan to proceed to consultation and examination.



Alternative Options Considered:


Once submitted a Local Authority must fulfil its legal obligation to progress a plan and as such there is no alternative option available.



Publication date: 13/03/2019

Date of decision: 12/03/2019

Effective from: 20/03/2019

Accompanying Documents: