Chaddesley Corbett Neighbourhood Plan


A referendum relating to Chaddesley Corbett Neighbourhood Plan was held on Thursday 11 September 2014. The question which was asked in the referendum was:

‘Do you want Wyre Forest District Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Chaddesley Corbett to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?’ 

The Referendum area was the Parish Area of Chaddesley Corbett and was identical to the area which has been designated as the Chaddesley Corbett Neighbourhood Area.

The Referendum was conducted in accordance with procedures similar to those used at local government elections.

There were 328 votes cast in total, of which 265 (81%) were in favour of the plan, to 62 (19%) votes against the plan.  One ballot paper was rejected and the turnout was 27.8%. 

Result of Poll 

Notice of Poll

Notice of Referendum

Information for Voters

Information Statement

Referendum Election Timetable

Examiner's Report

The Examiner's Report for the Chaddesley Corbett Neighbourhood Plan was received on Monday 23rd June 2014. It concluded that with some minor amendments the Plan meets the Basic Conditions and can progress to a local referendum. The report concluded that the referendum area should be the designated Neighbourhood Area which is the Parish of Chaddesley Corbett.

On 22nd July 2014 the independent examiner's report was considered at a Cabinet meeting. Cabinet decided that minor modifications should be made to the Chaddesley Corbett Neighbourhood Plan, as set out in the examiner's report, and proceed through referendum.

The decision statement has now been published.

The referendum will be held on Thursday 11th September 2014.

View the Examiner's Report
View the Modified Neighbourhood Plan
View the Parish Proposals Map
View the Inset Proposals Map
View a summary of representations submitted to the examiner
View the Amended Consultation Statement


The Chaddesley Corbett Neighbourhood Plan was submitted on Tuesday 8th April 2014. A consultation period ran between 14th April and 27th May 2014. In consultation with Chaddesley Corbett Parish Council, we appointed Peter Biggers BSc Hons MRTPI AIHBC to examine the Neighbourhood Plan to make sure it meets the Basic Conditions. 

Further information will be posted on this page once available.

View the Submission Neighbourhood Plan (5808KB)
View the Map of the Area to Which the Plan Relates (2030KB)
View the Publication Notice (12KB)
View the Links to the Evidence Base Documents (243KB)
View the Consultation Statement (3719KB)
View the Basic Conditions Statement (1425KB)
View the Sustainability Appraisal Report (269KB)
View the Baseline Data Report (1011KB)
View the Extract from the Parish Council Minutes (228KB)
View the Submission Covering Letter(268KB)


Consultation on Draft Neighbourhood Plan


Chaddesley Corbett Parish Council consulted on their draft Neighbourhood Plan between Monday 13th January and Monday 24th February 2014.  The Parish Council will consider the representations received and it is anticipated that the Neighbourhood Plan will be submitted to the District Council during April 2014. 

View the Draft Neighbourhood Plan  5,745KB

View the Sustainability Appraisal Report  584KB


Frontrunner Grant

Wyre Forest District and Chaddesley Corbett Parish Council were successful in their bid to take part in the Neighbourhood Planning Front Runners Scheme and have secured a Government grant of £20,000 to help to prepare a Neighbourhood Plan for Chaddesley Corbett Parish.


Neighbourhood Area Application

Following an application made by the Parish Council, Wyre Forest District Council has designated the Parish of Chaddesley Corbett as a Neighbourhood Area for the purposes of neighbourhood planning.  The District Council held a six week consultation on the application between 24th May and 14th July 2012.  No responses were received. 

View the Neighbourhood Area application (3.98MB)

View the Decision Notice (2.03MB)