Neighbourhood planning

Hatfield Peverel Neighbourhood Plan - Adopted December 2019

Review of adopted document

Regulation 17 – In December 2023 Braintree District Council in consultation with Hatfield Peverel Parish Council appointed the independent examiner Mr Tony Burton to examine the Hatfield Peverel Neighbourhood Plan.

Examination Correspondence:

The Examiners report was received in March 2024.

Earlier work:

Braintree District Council undertook a Regulation (Reg) 16 Consultation of the Hatfield Peverel Neighbourhood Plan Review following Regulation 15 submission in June 2023. The consultation was open until 5pm 3rd November 2023. All responses have been uploaded. 

The documents published for consultation were:

  • Hatfield Peverel Neighbourhood Plan Review - Reg 16
  • Consultation Statement
  • Design Guidelines and Codes
  • Local Heritage List
  • Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)/Habitat Regulation Assessment (HRA)
  • Basic Conditions Statement  

The documents and responses can be viewed at: 

Plan Review document pdf           

The document was also available to view and response forms were available at:

  • The Community Café, Village Hall, Maldon Road, Hatfield Peverel CM3 2HP
  • Doctors Surgery, Sidney House, Strutt Close, Hatfield Peverel CM3 2HB
  • Braintree District Council Offices, Causeway House, Bocking End, Braintree

Hatfield Peverel Neighbourhood Plan review Regulation 14 consultation took place 3rd March -14th April 2023



At a meeting of Full Council on the 16 December 2019 it was agreed at the Hatfield Peverel Neighbourhood Plan should be “made” and become part of the development plan for Braintree District.

Please note that as of 2nd March 2020 Hatfield Peverel Parish Council agreed to alter the extent of the Hatfield Peverel Neighbourhood Area to be coterminous with the new boundary of Hatfield Peverel Parish Council.

Hatfield Peverel Neighbourhood Plan Document - Including Boundary update

Supporting Documents:

For further updates contact the Parich Council at: or see 

Updated April 2024

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