Neighbourhood Plan (Regulation 15) documentation

“Regulation 15” is the name given by Government legislation to the point in time “Where a qualifying body [Battle Town Council] submits a plan proposal or a modification proposal to the local planning authority [Rother District Council]”
The documents that will be used at Regulation 15 will be listed below. Note that at the current time the list below is incomplete, as the documents are not yet 100% finished.

The required documentation

  • The map/statement which identifies the area to which the proposed neighbourhood development plan relates
  • The consultation statement
  • The neighbourhood development plan
  • A statement explaining how the proposed neighbourhood development plan meets the requirements of paragraph 8 of Schedule 4B to the 1990 Act
  • The Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)

Supporting documentation


After Regulation15 comes Regulation16, which is the point when Rother District Council start their own consultation on the Plan