West Berkshire Council

Planning Policy News

Updates on recent Planning Policy news, consultations and events

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Hungerford Neighbourhood Area Designation

Written on: 6-4-2018

A Neighbourhood Area for Hungerford has been designated. This is the first formal stage in preparing a neighbourhood plan. You can view more information online.


Cold Ash Neighbourhood Area Designation

Written on: 19-3-2018

A Neighbourhood Area for Cold Ash has been designated. This is the first formal stage in preparing a neighbourhood development plan. You can view more information online.


Local Development Scheme

Written on: 9-2-2018

We updated our pdf icon Local Development Scheme [404kb] in January 2018.  This sets out our timetable for the production of the West Berkshire Local Plan Review to 2036 and the West Berkshire Minerals and Waste Local Plan.


Consultation on the scope of the Local Plan Review to 2036

Written on: 9-2-2018

Public consultation has now closed.

We are reviewing our Local Plan to cover the period up to 2036 and have outlined our approach to the review in a pdf icon Scoping Report [290kb], and the accompanying pdf icon Sustainability Appraisal [4Mb].

We would welcome your feedback on our proposals and you can submit your comments through our Consultation Portal during the six week consultation period, running from Monday 12 February until 5pm on Monday 26 March 2018.

 


Brownfield Land Register

Written on: 8-1-2018

We have published our first Brownfield Land Register which can be viewed online.

The register provides information on previously developed (brownfield) sites that are available and potentially suitable for housing development across the district.

Updates to the register will be made at least once a year.