Neighbourhood planning gives communities the opportunity to play a stronger role in planning for the neighbourhood where they live and work.
Virginia Water Neighbourhood Area and Forum
On 27th March 2019 members of Runnymede Borough Council Planning Committee resolved to designate The Virginia Water Neighbourhood Forum and resolved to refuse to designate the Virginia Water Neighbourhood Area originally applied for but to designate a modified Neighbourhood Area. The details of the Forum and the Area are as follows:
Name of the Neighbourhood Forum: Virginia Water Neighbourhood Forum
Contact Details - Mr Jonathan Hulley - 32 Whitehill Place, Virginia Water, GU25 4DG
Mr John Pyle - Peters Oak, Wellington Avenue, GU25 4QX
Name of the Neighbourhood Area: Virginia Water Neighbourhood Area
In accordance with The Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 the Borough Council has produced a decision document setting out the reasons for the refusal and decision to modify the Neighbourhood Area boundary. The decision document can be found below:
Neighbourhood Planning in Runnymede
At the current time in Runnymede, Thorpe Neighbourhood Forum is the only established Neighbourhood Forum. The Forum is working to produce its Neighbourhood Plan. More information can be found on the Thorpe Neighbourhood Plan page.
Help and Support
- National Planning Policy Framework
- Planning Practice Guidance - Neighbourhood Planning
- Locality - Neighbourhood Planning
- Royal Town Planning Institute - Neighbourhood Planning
If you are interested in neighbourhood planning and require further information or assistance please contact the Planning Policy and Strategy team by email at email@example.com or by phone on 01932 425131.