Hemswell and Harpswell Neighbourhood Plan

Following a successful examination and referendum, Hemswell and Harpswell Neighbourhood Plan was formally adopted by West Lindsey District Council at its Full Council committee meeting on the 6 March 2023.

The Plan now forms part of the development plan and should be given full weight in helping determine future planning applications within the Plan area. Planning law requires that applications for planning permission be determined in accordance with the development plan, unless material considerations indicate otherwise.

Hemswell and Harpswell Neighbourhood Plan Stages
Stage Date
Neighbourhood Area Designated 10 April 2017
Draft Plan Published 17 January 2020
Final Plan Published 07 February 2022
Examiner's Report Approved 14 December 2022
Referendum 2 March 2023
Adoption 6 March 2023
Review in Progress