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Application by Bishop's Castle Town Council for Bishop's Castle to be considered as a Neighbourhood Area

Decision maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes




1  To agree the proposed Neighbourhood Area identified on the map in Appendix 2, covering the Parish of Bishop’s Castle as an appropriate basis for the development of a Neighbourhood Plan and notifies Bishop’s Castle Town Council accordingly.

2  To agree that if the proposed Neighbourhood Area is approved, Bishops Castle Town Council will be able to prepare a Neighbourhood Plan for that area, which will be subject to public consultation, examination and local referendum as set out in Neighbourhood Planning Regulations 2012 as amended.  Assuming any subsequent local referendum is successful, Shropshire Council’s full Council will then be asked to adopt the final version of the Neighbourhood Plan.


Publication date: 04/09/2019

Date of decision: 04/09/2019

Decided at meeting: 04/09/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 13/09/2019

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