Waterbeach Neighbourhood Plan

View the Waterbeach Neighbourhood Plan website.

Current stage

The Waterbeach Neighbourhood Plan began on 10 May 2021.  The independent examiner appointed to carry out the examination is Peter Biggers.

The examiner has sent to us and Waterbeach Parish Council a set of clarifying questions and information requests (20 May 2021). [PDF, 0.1MB]

SCDC response to the Examiner's clarification questions [PDF, 90Kb] sent on 20 May 2021 (1 June 2021).

Waterbeach Parish Council's response to the Examiner's clarification questions - extension to response deadline permitted by the examiner to parish council (9 June 2021):

Further question for the parish council from the examiner [PDF, 63Kb] sent on 9 June 2021 (090621).

Waterbeach Parish council’s response to the Examiner’s additional question [PDF, 0.2MB] sent on 9 June 2021 (11 June 2021) [PDF, 0.2MB]

All the representations that were received during the Regulation 16 submission consultation on the Waterbeach Neighbourhood Plan can be viewed online in our consultation system.

Key dates

  • Neighbourhood area designated by us: 10 August 2015
  • Pre-submission public consultation (Regulation 14): 13 January to 24 February 2020
  • Neighbourhood Plan submitted to us: 2 February 2021
  • Submission public consultation (Regulation 16): 16 February to 20 April 2021
  • Neighbourhood Plan sent for examination: 10 May 2021
  • Referendum: n/a
  • Neighbourhood Plan made: n/a

Neighbourhood area designated

On 10 August 2015 the Planning Portfolio Holder approved the designation of a neighbourhood area for Waterbeach that includes the whole parish, with us and Waterbeach Parish Council agreeing a framework, by 21 August 2015, as to how they will work together.

At a meeting of the Parish Council on 18 August 2015, the ‘Joint Working Agreement’ was agreed. The final Joint Working Agreement [PDF, 0.1MB] has now been formally agreed and signed by both Councils. The neighbourhood area for Waterbeach is now formally designated.

Strategic Environmental Assessment Screening Determination Statement

We, along with Waterbeach Parish Council, have prepared a Strategic Environmental Assessment Screening Determination Statement for the draft Waterbeach Neighbourhood Plan: 

Pre-submission consultation (Regulation 14)

Waterbeach Parish Council carried out a consultation on their pre-submission Neighbourhood Plan for their parish. The consultation was from 13 January to 24 February 2020.

Submission public consultation (Regulation 16)

Waterbeach Parish Council submitted the Waterbeach Neighbourhood Plan and accompanying documents to us on 2 February 2021.

Waterbeach Parish Council submitted the Waterbeach Neighbourhood Plan and accompanying documents to us on 2 February 2021.

We have confirmed that the Neighbourhood Plan complies with all the relevant statutory requirements [PDF, 0.2MB]. [DOCX]

We sought your views on the Neighbourhood Plan before it is considered by an examiner, and can proceed towards a referendum.

The deadline for comments was 20 April 2021.

Neighbourhood Plan and supporting documents:

The supporting evidence documents for the Waterbeach Neighbourhood Plan are as follows:

Examination

The Waterbeach Neighbourhood Plan began on 10 May 2021.  The independent examiner appointed to carry out the examination is Peter Biggers.

The examiner has sent to SCDC and Waterbeach Parish Council a set of clarifying questions and information requests (20 May 2021). [PDF, 0.1MB]

SCDC response to the Examiner's clarification questions [PDF, 90Kb] sent on 20 May 2021 (1 June 2021).

Waterbeach Parish Council's response to the Examiner's clarification questions - extension to response deadline permitted by the examiner to parish council (9 June 2021):

Further question for the parish council from the examiner [PDF, 63Kb] sent on 9 June 2021 (090621).

Waterbeach Parish council’s response to the Examiner’s additional question [PDF, 0.2MB] sent on 9 June 2021 (11 June 2021)

All the representations that were received during the Regulation 16 submission consultation on the Waterbeach Neighbourhood Plan can be viewed online in our consultation system. 

 

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