Saffron Walden Neighbourhood Plan
The parish of Saffron Walden has been designated as a Neighbourhood Plan Development Area.
The Saffron Walden Neighbourhood Plan is being compiled by local residents and the Town Council. It establishes a vision for the evolution and long-term sustainability of Saffron Walden Parish and town. The plan sets out a vision for the future of the parish and planning policies which will be used to determine planning applications locally.
The Parish of Saffron Walden is located in the north of the Uttlesford District and is home to some 15,504 people. It is a uniquely situated market town with a wide range of historic and modern buildings.
Designated neighbourhood plan area
The civic Parish of Saffron Walden was designated as the Saffron Walden Neighbourhood Plan Area by Uttlesford District Council on 13 December 2012.
Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Screening Determination
Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Screening Determination Statement (under Regulation 9 and 11 of the Environmental Assessment of Plans and Programmes 2004)
Uttlesford District Council has determined that the Saffron Walden Neighbourhood Plan is not likely to have significant environmental effects and accordingly an environmental assessment is not required in respect of the Saffron Walden Neighbourhood Plan.
A copy of the SEA Determination Statement is available below. It is also be available on request at: Uttlesford District Council, Council Offices, London Road, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 4ER.
Pre-submission (Reg 14) Consultation
From 22 January - 10 March 2020 Saffron Walden Town Council undertook consultation under Regulation 14 on its Pre-submission Saffron Walden Neighbourhood Plan.