Neighbourhood planning

Bures Hamlet and Bures St Mary Neighbourhood Plan

A joint application has been submitted by Bures Hamlet Parish Council and Bures St Mary Parish Council to their respective local planning authorities (Braintree District Council and Babergh District Council) to designate the parish of Bures Hamlet combined with Bures St Mary as a Neighbourhood Plan Area, under Neighbourhood planning Regulations 2012 (part 2, sect 6). 

Bures Hamlet and Bures St Mary Area Application and Area Map

As the application coveres two parishes as a single Neighbourhood Plan Areas, a six week consultation period is required.

Reg 6 - Area Designation Consultation. Both authorities therefore invited comments on the appropriateness or otherwise of the proposed NDP Area.

Read the Public Notice

View a map of the proposed area

The same consultation was published on the Babergh District Council website

The consultation began on Wednesday 1 September and closed at 4:00pm on Friday 15 October 2021.

Page updated October 2021