Decision details

Brafferton and Helperby Neighbourhood Plan Designation Area

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The subject of the decision:


TheLocalism Act2011provided anew statutoryregime forNeighbourhood Planning.  Regulations cameinto forceon 6April 2012making legalprovisions inrelation tothat regime anda firststep inthe processis thedesignationof aNeighbourhood Area.  This report sought consideration of the designation of a Neighbourhood Area for Brafferton and Helperby.


Alternative options considered:




The reason for the decision:


To comply with the legal requirements under Part 2 of The Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012.


The decision:


That Cabinet agrees the designation of a Neighbourhood Area for Brafferton and Helperby and publishes the necessary information.

Reason Key: Affects more than 2 wards;

Wards Affected: Raskelf and White Horse Ward;

Other reasons / organisations consulted

The Helperby and Brafferton Neighbourhood Area has been out for consultation for 6 weeks.


Key Stakeholders including, Parish Council for Helperby and Brafferton, the wider public, neighbouring local authorities.

Contact: Diane Wilson, Planning Policy Officer Email:

Report author: Diane Wilson

Publication date: 08/09/2021

Date of decision: 07/09/2021

Decided at meeting: 07/09/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 17/09/2021

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