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Anglesey Neighbourhood Plan

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In accordance with Regulations 19 and 20 of The Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 the Council hereby inform you that the Anglesey Neighbourhood Plan has now officially been made (adopted), so that it becomes part of the Development Plan for the area.  

The Decision Statement and Final 'Made' Neighbourhood plan can be found by clicking on the relevant link.

Referendum Result

Download the Anglesey Neighbourhood Plan Referendum result

Anglesey Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

The Anglesey Neighbourhood Plan was independently examined earlier this year and the Examiner recommended that, subject to some modifications, the Plan should proceed to Referendum.  The Borough Council agrees with the Examiner’s report and agreed to progress the Plan to Referendum via an executive Decision on 2nd June 2016.

The Referendum takes place on Thursday 21st July. In Anglesey parish the polling stations are Queen Street Community Centre and Unity Hall. You will receive a poll card confirming your polling station for this referendum. If you do not receive your poll card, you can contact our Helpline on 01283 508376 or e mail us on elections@eaststaffsbc.gov.uk to find out if you are included on the register and to find out where your polling station is. Polling stations are open from 7am to 10pm.

The Neighbourhood Plan and other background documents are available via the links below:

The ‘specified documents’ are:

Deposit locations of Plan and background documents:

Location Viewing Times
The Customer Service Centre, Market Place, Burton upon Trent DE14 1HA 9am-5pm Mon – Sat

(9.45 Weds & 6pm Thurs)

Burton upon Trent Library, Riverside, Burton upon Trent DE14 1AH 8.30am-5pm Mon – Sat

(7pm Thurs & 4.30pm Sat)

Queen Street Community Centre, Queen Street, Burton upon Trent, Telephone 01283 743744 for opening times

Submission Version of the Neighbourhood Plan Consultation

Under Regulation 15 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, Anglesey Parish Council has submitted its draft Neighbourhood Development Plan (Neighbourhood Plan) to East Staffordshire Borough Council.  In accordance with Regulation 16, the Borough Council would like to invite comments from organisations and individuals on the submitted Neighbourhood Plan.  The consultation period lasts 6 weeks and runs from Monday 18th January 2016 to Monday 29th February 2016.

Anglesey Parish Council undertook consultation on an earlier draft of their Plan between 3rd June and 13th July 2015. Comments made to the Parish Council from this consultation helped inform changes to the document now submitted to East Staffordshire Borough Council. The Neighbourhood Plan, written by a group made up of members from the community and from Anglesey Parish Council, proposes a number of policies on community facilities, employment and housing, environment and green space, and on Key Sites.   

The Neighbourhood Development Plan is split into four main documents:

It is the responsibility of the Borough Council to collate all the representations and pass them on to an independent examiner, who will look at them and the Plan documents when assessing whether the plan meets the legislation and can therefore proceed to referendum.

Comments can be made by filling in the representation form and emailing it to the Neighbourhood Planning Team: neighbourhoodplanning@eaststaffsbc.gov.uk

or by post to Neighbourhood Planning, Planning Policy Team, East Staffordshire Borough Council, PO Box 8045, Burton upon Trent, DE14 9LG

Hard copies of the plan can be found at:

Location Viewing Times
Queen Street Community Centre, Queen St, Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire DE14 3LW Telephone 01283 743744 for opening times
The Customer Service Centre, Market Place, Burton upon Trent DE14 1HA 9am-5pm Monday – Saturday (9.45 Wednesday & 6pm Thursday)
Burton upon Trent Library, Riverside, Burton upon Trent DE14 1AH 8.30am-9pm Monday – Saturday (8pm Thursday & 4.30pm Saturday)

Draft Neighbourhood Plan Consultation

Anglesey are currently consulting on their draft Plan until 13th July.

Anglesey has employed an experienced planning consultancy to help the parish consult on and write their Neighbourhood Plan. The Parish council and planning consultants are starting to draft the first version of the neighbourhood Plan with a view to consulting on the draft in March/April 2015.  Find out more at https://twitter.com/AngleseyNDP.


Anglesey was designated a neighbourhood area for the purposes of preparing a neighbourhood plan in December 2012.

Anglesey Neighbourhood Area