Bramley NDP Referendum 9th February 2017

On the 25th November 2016, Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council (BDBC) agreed to proceed to a referendum on the Bramley Neighbourhood Plan.

The referendum will be held on Thursday 9th February 2017 between 7am and 10pm.

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The question asked in the referendum will be:

“Do you want Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council to use the neighbourhood plan for Bramley to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?”

If the electorate within Bramley vote “Yes” on February 9th,
the Bramley Neighbourhood Plan will become a legally enforceable document.
The BDBC Planners must take this plan into consideration when making determinations
on planning applications within the Parish of Bramley.

You can read a summary of the policies here: http://bramleyndp.org.uk/summary/

Hard copies of the documents involved are available for inspection at:

  • Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council, Civic Offices, London Road, Basingstoke,
    RG21 4AH (8.30am to 5pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am to 4.30pm Friday)
  • Basingstoke Discovery Centre, Festival Place Shopping Centre, Basingstoke, RG21 7LS (8.30am to 6.30pm Monday to Friday and 8.30am to 4.30pm Saturday)
  • Chineham Library, Chineham District Centre, Basingstoke, RG24 8BQ (9:30 – 17:00 Tues – Fri, 9:30 – 16:00 Sat)
  • Bramley Village Hall, The Street, Bramley, RG26 5BQ

Online versions of the document are available from the following link:

Bramley Neighbourhood Development Plan Final Document Versions

Last updated: January 11, 2017 at 16:44 pm

3 comments on “Referendum

    • You should be able to register for a postal vote before you go away.
      Basingstoke and Deane will issue further instructions on how and where to vote in the very near future and that will contain full details of who can vote and where/how etc.
      So short answer is yes, provided you are eligible to vote in that election and have registered for postal voting.

    • Hi Jan,
      Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council released the “Notification of Referendum” document this morning. You can find the details on our site at: http://bramleyndp.org.uk/notice-of-referendum/ or visit the BDBC website at: http://www.basingstoke.gov.uk/BramleyNP.

      As someone has already replied, you will be able to vote for a postal vote and the details can be found on the links above. You also have the ability to vote by proxy.

      To register for a postal you currently have until 5.00 pm on Wednesday 25th January 2017. For a proxy vote, you have until 5.00 pm on Wednesday 1st February 2017.

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