Thaxted Neighbourhood Plan referendum

Find out about the referendum on the Neighbourhood Development Plan for Thaxted, who can vote and what you will be voting on.

A referendum will take place on Thursday 24 January 2019 to decide whether the Neighbourhood Plan for Thaxted should be used to help decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area.

On 29 November 2018 the Cabinet approved the Thaxted Neighbourhood Plan proceeding to referendum on 24 January 2019. The Cabinet also approved all of the Examiners recommended modifications.

More information about the Neighbourhood Development Plan can be found on the Thaxted Neighbourhood Plan page.
 

Referendum timetable

Details are available in the Notice of Referendum

Cabinet approval on the Thaxted Neighbourhood Plan proceeding to referendum: Thursday 29 November 2018

Publication of Information Statement: Wednesday 12 December 2018

Publication of Notice of Referendum: Friday 14 December 2018 

Last day to return new postal vote applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes and amendments or cancellations of proxy votes: 5pm on Wednesday 9 January 2019

Last day to return new applications to vote by proxy at this election: 5pm on Wednesday 16 January 2019

Last date to return emergency proxy vote applications: 5pm on Thursday 24 January 2019

Referendum day: 7am until 10pm Thursday 24 January 2019
 

Referendum documents

Icon for pdf Notice of Referendum - Thaxted Neighbourhood Plan Area [63.48KB]

Icon for pdf Thaxted Neighbourhood Plan Examiner's Report [946.61KB]

Icon for pdf Thaxted Neighbourhood Plan - Referendum Version [2.33MB] 

Icon for pdf Thaxted Neighbourhood Plan Decision Statement  [559.25KB]

Icon for pdf Thaxted Neighbourhood Plan Basic Conditions and Compliance Statement [172.54KB]

Icon for pdf Thaxted Neighbourhood Plan Information Statement [313.43KB]

Icon for pdf Thaxted Neighbourhood Plan Area [2.82MB] 

Icon for pdf Thaxted Neighbourhood Plan Town and Country Planning Background Information Statement [297.37KB]

Icon for pdf Combined Notice of Poll and Situation of Polling Stations [70.8KB]

Notes

  • The Thaxted Neighbourhood Plan Decision statement of the Local Authority's satisfaction that the referendum version Neighbourhood Plan meets the basis conditions specified by statute and complies with the provision made by or under Section 38A and 38B of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004.
  • The Town and Country Planning Statement sets out general information as to town and country planning including neighbourhood planning and the referendum.
  • The Neighbourhood Plan Referendum Information Statement sets out the arrangement for the Referendum including costs and voter numbers.