East Northamptonshire Council regularly consults with residents and stakeholders and links to that consultation appear on this page.
Collyweston Housing Needs Survey
Midlands Rural Housing and East Northamptonshire Council are currently undertaking a Housing Needs Survey in Collyweston. More information about Housing Needs Surveys can be found on our website. In summary, these are carried out to understand more about the type of housing that may be needed by local people in rural areas. If you live in this area and received a survey, we would appreciate if you could find the time to complete it. You are not obliged to take part in the survey, participation is entirely voluntary. All information provided will be treated as confidential.
East Northamptonshire Council's annual residents' survey is now open and will be closing on 1st January 2021. Please take the survey here.
Immediate Article 4 Direction: Birch Bros Bus Depot, Higham Road, Rushden
The council has made an immediate Article 4 Direction covering the former Birch Bros Bus Depot, Higham Road, Rushden. The direction withdraws the permitted development right concerning demolition, meaning that the demolition of the building will now require planning permission.
Local Plan Part 2
A priority project for the Council in the lead up to unitary status is completion of the Local Plan Part 2 for submission to the Secretary of State by vesting day (1st April 2021). Further details about current consultations are available on the Local Plan Part 2.
Supplementary Planning Documents
The Local Plan is supported by a range of Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs). Recently adopted SPDs include the Householder Extensions SPD (adopted June 2020) and Cotterstock Village Design Statement SPD (adopted September 2020). The Council is currently consulting upon the Residential Annexes SPD (closing date, 22 March 2021). Further details about these and other SPDs are set out in the SPD pages.
Several Town and Parish Councils are currently working to prepare Neighbourhood plans. Further details are available through the Neighbourhood Planning pages.
North Northamptonshire Joint Planning Unit
The North Northamptonshire Joint Planning Unit (NNJPU) also regularly consults with residents in the district. Details of current consultation can be viewed by following the link below:-
Northamptonshire County Council consultations
View information on countywide consultations on the Northamptonshire County Council Consultation Page.
Taxi Policy Amendments consultations
View information on amendments to the policy on our Taxi Licensing page.