Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan Regulation 16 Consultation

The Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan has been prepared by Vigo Parish Council with the support of the local community, to help shape the future of the village and support its social, environmental and economic wellbeing. Following its submission to the Borough Council, we are now publishing the Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan Submission Version and supporting documents for you to comment on before it is considered by an Independent Examiner. The consultation is open from Monday 7 March to Friday 15 April 2016.

The Neighbourhood Plan and supporting documents can be downloaded from 'Consultation Documents' below. Hard copies are also available to view at the Gravesham Gateway, Civic Centre, Windmill Street, Gravesend between 9.00am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday and at Vigo Library and Gravesend Library during normal opening hours.

How to make a representation

If you would like to make comments on the Plan or the supporting documents, these should be made, preferably by completing the questionnaire below. If you are making comments on different parts of the Plan, please complete a separate questionnaire for each comment. Any supplementary information that you wish to submit to support your comments can be uploaded at the end of the questionnaire.

Should you need a copy of the questionnaire to print out and distribute to those who do not have internet access, you can download a Word version below. Completed questionnaires and any other supporting information should either be emailed to: neighbourhoodplanning@gravesham.gov.uk or posted to: Planning Policy, Gravesham Borough Council, 4th Floor, Civic Centre, Windmill Street, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 1AU. Please use a separate questionnaire if you are making comments on different parts of the Plan. 

All comments must be submitted by Friday 15 April 2016 at 5pm as late comments will not be accepted.

Data Protection Statement: Gravesham Borough Council processes personal data under the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 in the performance of its legitimate business. Your comments will be made available for public inspection and cannot be treated as confidential. The information will only be used and retained for Plan making purposes. It will be saved on the Council’s consultation database and made available to view on the Council’s website and/or Consultation Portal.

What happens next?

After this consultation closes, it is intended that the Plan will be examined by an Independent Examiner. We will consider the Examiner's Report before deciding whether to hold a Referendum and bringing the Plan into force.

Further details about the Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan can be viewed at the following link: http://www.vigoneighbourhoodplan.org.uk/

This consultation has now closed.

Consultation Documents

  • Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan - Submission Version
    Vigo Parish Council has prepared a Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan Submission Version for Vigo. The Plan aims to give local people a greater say about what happens in their area and provides a vision for the future of Vigo. It sets out a number of key objectives for the area and planning policies which it wishes to be used to help determine planning applications in the Vigo area.
  • Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan - Area Designation Map
    Indicates the designated area map of Vigo Parish as applicable to the Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan.
  • Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan - Consultation Statement - Submission Version
    This Consultation Statement (a) contains details of the people and bodies consulted (b) explains how this consultation was carried out (c) summarises the responses received from the people and bodies consulted (d) describes how the responses have been considered and, where relevant, the main issues and concerns addressed.
  • Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan - Basic Conditions Statement - Submission Version (Final)
    This Basic Conditions Statement sets out how the legal requirements and Basic Conditions have been met by (a) having regard to national policy (b) contributing to the achievement of sustainable development (c) being in general conformity with the development plan for the area (d) being compatible with human rights requirements (e) being compatible with EU obligations (including a supporting statement).
  • Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan - Regulation 16 Publicity Notice
    Provides publicity details for publicising the Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan Regulation 16 Consultation including (a) a brief description of the proposal (b) where the Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan Regulation 16 Consultation may be inspected (c) how to make representations.

Consultation Summary

Consultation Summary
Name Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan Regulation 16 Consultation
Description Vigo Parish Council has submitted the Vigo Neighbourhood Development Plan Submission Version to Gravesham Borough Council and the Council has published it for public consultation.
Dates From 7 Mar 2016 at 09:00 to 15 Apr 2016 at 17:00.
Status Closed