Strategic Environmental Assessment Logo

Meeting with Mark Fessey, Principal ConsultantAECOM, 9th February, 2015, and Actions arising The Meeting was arranged to introduce Mark to Bramley and for him to enlighten us on the procedure for the Strategic Environmental Impact Assessment. As a result of BDBC having screened the draft neighbourhood plan, the Final Report published February 2015 requested that… Read More


The Bramley Neighbourhood Plan must comply with EU obligations. An important element of this requirement is that the borough council needs to determine whether the Neighbourhood Plan should be subject to a Strategic Environmental Impact Assessment (SEA) and/or Habitat Regulations Assessment (HRA). This is an important legal requirement and a screening process in relation to… Read More


Neighbourhood planning was introduced by the Localism Act 2011. It gives communities power to make plans which shape and direct development in their area – to say where development should go and what form it should take. Neighbourhood Plans are produced by the community itself and are only adopted if they receive a majority vote by local people in… Read More


Planning and Development

The Evenings were Open to the residents of Bramley so that we, on the Steering Group, could communicate as to the present situation of the Neighbourhood Plan. With a Power Point presentation by the Chair, Malcolm Bell and by the Consultant, Mick Downs of Urban Vision, the Vision for Bramley along with the Strategic Aims… Read More


Bramley Neighbourhood Plan - Development Options

Following on from the two Open Evenings which were well attended and hopefully enlightened the Community as to where the Neighbourhood Plan is at this stage, and where it is going in the future, bearing in mind our Vision for Bramley.… Read More


Bramley Neighbourhood Development Plan 2014 - 2029

This is the beginning of putting together the Draft Plan for Bramley against the vision for Bramley ” In 2029 Bramley will be an attractive village with a strong rural character, excellent and conveniently located community facilities, a range of high quality homes fulfilling local needs,safe and convenient access to transport services and green spaces,… Read More


Bramley Neighbourhood Development Plan Survey

Many thanks to those of you who attended the meeting on the 15th and 22nd May for the presentation on the Vision and Development options and to those who have submitted their results online. June 5th – Update The survey has now closed and the results are being examined by the Steering Group.  … Read More


How Much Development Open Days

Come visit at Clift Meadow Pavilion at 7pm on May 15th or May 22nd and have your say on where development in Bramley should be allocated.  This is a real chance to have your say and help influence the Neighbourhood Development Plan.… Read More


Thursday 15th and Thursday 22nd of May at 7pm in the Pavilion, Clift Meadow. The Parish Council via The Steering Committee is preparing a Neighbourhood Plan for Bramley which will enable the local community to have more say over the way the village develops over the next 15 years. The Bramley Neighbourhood Plan will be part… Read More


A key decision for the Parish Council is where the new development should go. The Neighbourhood Planning Committee has identified a number of possibilities and will select the most suitable sites that can provide the right amount of new development. To do this, each site will be assessed against a range of criteria.… Read More