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Have Your Say on the Preston Neighbourhood Plan

Preston Parish Council has submitted a Neighbourhood Development Plan to Cotswold District Council.

The plan sets out a vision for the future of the parish and planning policies which will be used to determine planning applications locally.

Residents are now being asked to submit their views into our consultation. Anyone wishing to comment must do so by 5pm on 2 November.

Subsequently, the plan will be examined independently to ensure that it meets the conditions laid out in the Localism Act and other relevant regulations.

To make your comments, complete the form here www.cotswold.gov.uk/Preston and email it to: neighbourhood.planning@cotswold.gov.uk

Alternatively, print the form and post it to: Neighbourhood Planning, Cotswold District Council, Trinity Road, Cirencester GL7 1PX.

We will accept other comments in writing (including electronic, such as email, provided that a name and address is supplied. We cannot accept anonymous comments.

As the Council offices have restricted access due to Covid-19, hard copies will not be directly available. Should you require a hard copy, contact the Council. The Neighbourhood Development Plan will cost £5, while the Plan and supporting evidence will be available for £15.

For more general information about Neighbourhood Planning please see: https://neighbourhoodplanning.org/about/neighbourhood-planning/

The plan proposes 16 policies to shape new development in the parish and to provide appropriate protection to the local wildlife, landscape, heritage and green spaces.

Public comments will be taken into account by the independent examiner in determining whether the Plan meets the legal requirements.

Contact Information

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