Stone Neighbourhood Plan
Publication of Neighbourhood Plan
Dartford Borough Council has published the Submission Draft Neighbourhood Plan for Stone Parish 2020 PDF, 2078.29 KB following the resubmission of the Plan by Stone Parish Council. This means that written representations can now be made on the Neighbourhood Plan.
The Neighbourhood Plan supports the Local Plan and provides the opportunity for the local community to shape the future development of Stone. It sets out planning policies put forward by the Parish Council on green space & recreation, health & wellbeing, housing, local infrastructure, Horns Cross centre, and delivering the Plan.
The Neighbourhood Plan will apply to the neighbourhood area which was designated in October 2016. The neighbourhood area covers the whole area which was within the previous boundary of Stone Parish in 2016 – see Plan Boundary document below.
The consultation (Regulation 16) on the Submission Draft Neighbourhood Plan for Stone Parish begins at 4pm on 14 May 2021 and closes at 4pm on 25 June 2021.
This is a formal consultation and comments should be made in writing, preferably using our Representation Form PDF, 144.71 KB. We can provide a Word or hard copy version of this form on request by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or phoning 01322 343213. Comments will be considered by an Examiner who will hold an examination of the Plan.
The completed form should be returned by email to email@example.com or by post to:
Planning Policy Team
Dartford Borough Council
Kent DA1 1DR
More information on how to comment can be found in the Guidance Notes PDF, 166.09 KB. This includes important information on what to consider when making your comments in terms of the basic conditions. It also sets out data protection information about how we will use your personal information. Please note that your name and representation may be made public.
There are additional documents published along with the Neighbourhood Plan:
- Plan Boundary PDF, 487.13 KB
- Basic Conditions Statement 2020 PDF, 461.79 KB
- Consultation Statement 2020 PDF, 1390.84 KB(the appendices are available on the Stone Parish Evidence Base page)
- Strategic Environmental Assessment and Habitats Regulations Assessment Screening Opinion 2019 PDF, 707.59 KB
- Statement of Representations Procedure PDF, 106.6 KB
The Neighbourhood Plan is supported by evidence which can be found on the Stone Parish Evidence Base page.
What Happens Next
Following the consultation, the Borough Council will send the Neighbourhood Plan and all the responses received on the Plan to an independent Examiner for examination.