Neighbourhood Plan Pre-submission consultation (Regulation 14)

Please scroll to the bottom to review the Neighbourhood Plan and supporting documents. 


The Neighbourhood Plan and all the supporting documents will be available from Monday 1st August 2022. 

Elmstead Neighbourhood Plan Pre-Submission Consultation (Regulation 14) and

Neighbourhood Development Order (NDO) Pre-Submission Consultation (Regulation 21).

Elmstead Parish Council wishes to inform you of the above consultations. The details of how to make representations on the Pre-Submission Plan and NDO are given below:

The plan and NDO can be viewed in the following ways:

By electronic download from and where the wider evidence base supporting the plan can also be downloaded.

Alternatively visit the Elmstead Parish Council website ( and click on Neighbourhood Plan.

In hard copy at Elmstead Community Centre, School Road, Elmstead CO7 7ET (please call 07907 610381 to make an appointment to view).

Call 07907 610381 (Angela), 07544 311191( Holly) or 07938 994648 (Amanda) to arrange to view a hard copy.

The consultation runs for 8 weeks from 1st August 2022 to midnight on 25th September 2022. No representation will be accepted after this closing date.

Representations can be made in the following ways:

By e-mail to

By post to Elmstead Parish Council, Elmstead Community Centre, School Road, Elmstead, CO7 7ET.

All representations must be accompanied by a name, address and, if relevant, the organisation you are representing.

If you have any questions, please contact the Parish Clerk at 07907 610381, via e-mail at or in writing to Elmstead Parish Council, The Community Centre, School Road, Elmstead CO7 7ET.


Please click on the links below to view the Neighbourhood Plan and supporting documents

Elmstead Neighbourhood Plan

Housing Needs Assessment Prepared By Aecom

Elmstead Design Guidance and Codes Prepared By Aecom

Local Gap and Corridors of Significance Report

Landscape Setting Report

Green Spaces Report

Important Views Report

Please click on the links below to view the policy maps 

Policy Map

Policy Map Inset 1

ELM1 Settlement Development Boundaries

ELM2 Green Landscape Buffer

ELM3 Gaps Between Settlements

ELM4 Elmstead Community Centre

ELM9 Design Code Character Areas

ELM10 Important Views

ELM11 Village Core and Centre

ELM12 Active Travel Network

ELM13 Key Locations Plans

ELM14 Local Green Spaces

ELM15 Green Ring

ELM16 Nature Recovery Network

ELM18 Community Facilities