Gainsborough Town Neighbourhood Plan

The Gainsborough Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group, formed by Gainsborough Town Council, has prepared a draft Neighbourhood Development Plan for its area. The Draft Plan has now been published for formal consultation with local residents, statutory bodies, business and other interested parties. The consultation period runs from Tuesday 29 October 2019 until 5.00 pm on Friday 31 January 2020.

The Draft Plan and its supporting documents are available to view on the website:

The documents consist of the following:

  • Gainsborough Draft Neighbourhood Plan
  • Appendix G – Green Infrastructure Study
  • Appendix H – Gainsborough Heritage and Character Assessment Study
  • Appendix I – Gainsborough Town Centre Heritage and Masterplan

Comments on this draft plan and its supporting documents should be emailed to the Steering Group at:, and must be received by 5pm, Friday 31 January 2020.

Gainsborough Town Neighbourhood Plan Stages
 Stage  Date
 Neighbourhood Area Designated
9 January 2017
 Draft Plan Published
29 October 2019
Final Plan Submitted
Examiner's Report Approved