Issue details

Broadwindsor Neighbourhood Plan - Independent Examiners Report

That the Broadwindsor Neighbourhood Plan, as revised to reflect the Examiner’s report, be agreed and that a referendum is arranged to be held as soon as possible.


That a recommendation to ‘make’ the Broadwindsor Neighbourhood Plan be made to the next Full Council meeting after the referendum if the results of the referendum are in support of the making of the plan and there are no other issues identified that would go against such a decision.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Marshwood Vale;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 03/05/2019

Decision due: 25 Jun 2019 by Dorset Council - Cabinet

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Planning

Lead director: Executive Director, Place

Contact: John Sellgren, Executive Director, Place Email:

Consultation process

Extensive consultation was undertaken by the Neighbourhood Plan group as set out within the consultation statement including a formal six week consultation. The Council have also undertaken a formal six week consultation and organised the independent examination of the Plan.


People who live work or carry out business in the area as outlined within the consultation statement. The Council consulted all those listed within the consultation statement and statutory consultees.


Agenda items

Background papers

  • Broadwindsor Neighbourhood Plan - Referendum Draft  
  • Examiners Report  
  • Consultation Statement  
  • Basic Conditions Statement