Empowerment to the people
We can sometimes feel powerless in the face of the changes happening to our neighbourhood, and the impact those changes have on our community.
However, since the Localism Act of 2011 local communities can actively shape the future of your neighbourhood.
Essentially the act empowers local people. It enables you and your neighbours to take more control over the growth and development of your community through preparing a Neighbourhood Plan.
Help and advice is at hand
We have provided advice and guidance to a number of different Neighbourhood Planning Groups and can tailor our service to meet your needs,
Helping you cut through the complexities
We understand that taking on the preparation of a Neighbourhood Plan may seem a daunting and challenging process which can leave you feeling out of your depth because of the different planning laws and regulations.
Here at Bell Cornwell we have an expert, experienced and hands-on team that can help you at every step of the way with your Neighbourhood Plan. That’s right from advice on the designation of the neighbourhood area through to advising on site allocations and policy preparation and concluding with the successful making of the Plan.
There’s a range of important elements of the act that we can help you with, including:
If you and your local community want to prepare a Neighbourhood Plan and you need help or advice with any aspect of this work, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our specialists.
Liz Alexander – firstname.lastname@example.org – 01256 766673
Alexia Kemp – email@example.com – 01256 766673
Alternatively, if you’d like one of our brochures on the Neighbourhood Planning Act please contact:
firstname.lastname@example.org – 01256 766673