The Review of the adopted Melksham Neighbourhood Plan will start this September, with the following topics to be included in the new version (NHP#2): Local Green Space Housing/Site Allocations Implications of the Bypass Town Centre Master Plan Environmental Issues Implications of the Melksham Canal Link If you represent a local organisation and would like to be considered as a member of the Steering Group please get in touch, there will also be the opportunity for small topic
The terms of reference for the Steering Group were reviewed in January and approved by both of the qualifying bodies (the town and parish council) and the Steering Group. They include the scope of work for the Review of the made Plan.
Formal 'making' of the Joint Melksham Neighbourhood Plan 2020 - 2026 Following an independent examination and a positive referendum result, Wiltshire Council have decided to formally 'make' the Joint Melksham Neighbourhood Plan 2020-2026. The Joint Melksham Neighbourhood Plan now forms part of the Development Plan for Wiltshire and the policies in the neighbourhood plan will be given full weight when assessing planning applications that affect land covered by the neighbourhoo