Arundel Neighbourhood Development Plan

The documents in the table below form stages of the  Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012.

Statutory Sections of the Neighbourhood Planning Regulations
Regulation Documents

Reg. 5 and 6 - Area designation


The designation of a neighbourhood area is the first formal stage in preparing a Neighbourhood Development Plan (see the Neighbourhood Planning Regulations 2012). The approved designated areas with Arun District Council's Local Planning Authority Area (LPAA) are shown in the  Neighbourhood Areas Designation Map.pdf [pdf] 2MB

Parish and Town Councils are able to continue work on their neighbourhood plan while the proposed geography of the neighbourhood area is being determined.

Arun District Council is committed to publishing all applications received in its LPAA (in accordance with The Town and Country Planning Act 1990, The Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 Part 2, Regulation 6).

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the following Town/Parish Council has applied to Arun District Council and the South Downs National Park Authority (if applicable) for designation of Neighbourhood Area under Part 2 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012.

These documents indicate those areas where Arun District Council has received an application to designate a Neighbourhood Area in its LPAA.

Consultation Dates: 3rd October 2012 - 14th November 2012

Arundel - Application Form and Map.pdf [pdf] 405KB

Reg. 7 - Publicising a designation of a neighbourhood area etc.


Decision published on 10th December 2012

Arundel - Designation Decision Notice.pdf [pdf] 607KB

Reg. 14 - Pre-submission consultation and publicity


Consultation Dates: 16th September 2013 - 21st October 2013

Arundel - Pre-submission consultation document.pdf [pdf] 5MB

Arundel Pre-Submission Proposal Map.pdf [pdf] 2MB

Arundel Town Council Website

Reg. 15 - Plan proposals (submission)


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town/Parish Council has submitted to Arun District Council Local Planning Authority Area (LPAA) and the South Downs National Park Planning Authority (if applicable), their Plan Proposal under Part 5 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012:


During the consultation period the applications can be viewed at: Bognor Regis Town Hall, Arun Civic Centre and local Library.


Reg. 16 - Publicising a plan proposal

Consultation Dates: 5th December 2013 - 16th January 2014


Comments on the documents can be made by email to, online on the Objective Portal or by post to Planning Policy & Conservation, Arun Civic Centre at the address below. 

Please note that any representations may include a request to be notified of the local planning authority’s decision under regulation 19 in relation to the neighbourhood development plan.

Arundel Neighbourhood Plan - Submission Plan (Nov 2013).pdf [pdf] 5MB

Arundel Neighbourhood Plan - Consultation Statement (Nov 2013).pdf [pdf] 3MB

Arundel Neighbourhood Plan - Basic Conditions Statement.pdf [pdf] 166KB


Supporting documentation

Appendix 01 - Oct 2011 Arundel Mayor's Day.pdf [pdf] 48KB

Appendix 02a - Dec 2011 Arundel Physical Assets SWOT.pdf [pdf] 128KB

Appendix 02b - Dec 2011 Arundel identify key assets.pdf [pdf] 93KB

Appendix 02c - Dec 2011 ANDP Local Population SWOT.pdf [pdf] 73KB

Appendix 03 - Feb 2012 Arundel NDP Publicity.pdf [pdf] 60KB

Appendix 04 - 7 Feb 2012 Arundel Chamber of Commerce Consultation.pdf [pdf] 68KB

Appendix 05a - 6 March 2012 Arundel Young Persons Group.pdf [pdf] 70KB

Appendix 05b - 12 March 2012 Arundel Older Person's group.pdf [pdf] 61KB

Appendix 06 -April 2012 Newsletter.pdf [pdf] 574KB Appendix 06 -April 2012 Newsletter.pdf [pdf] 574KB

Appendix 07 - July 2012 Arundel NP flyer.pdf [pdf] 77KB

Appendix 08 - 21 July 2012 Arundel Agenda 21 Newsletter.pdf [pdf] 96KB

Appendix 09 - 24 July 2012 Arundel Community pilot session.pdf [pdf] 85KB

Appendix 10 - Aug 2012 - Jan 2013 Comms & Consultation Plan.pdf [pdf] 66KB

Appendix 11 - T C Newsletter - October 2012.pdf [pdf] 193KB

Appendix 12a - October A21 workshops poster.pdf [pdf] 268KB

Appendix 12b - Oct 2012 A21 ANP workshops-flyer.pdf [pdf] 255KB

Appendix 12c - 4 Oct 2012 Arundel NP Workshop.pdf [pdf] 74KB

Appendix 12d - Oct 2012 workshop briefing sheet.pdf [pdf] 53KB

Appendix 12e - 4 Oct 2012 Workshop plan.pdf [pdf] 98KB

Appendix 12f - 6 Oct 2012 Arundel NP Baptist church workshop.pdf [pdf] 56KB

Appendix 13a - 28 Jan 2013 Workshop Arundel NDP FAQs.pdf [pdf] 53KB

Appendix 13b - 28 Jan 2013 Workshop attendees & groups.pdf [pdf] 48KB

Appendix 13c - 28 Jan 2013 Arundel NDP Workshop Transport.pdf [pdf] 79KB

Appendix 13d - 28 Jan 2013 Arundel NDP Workshop Housing.pdf [pdf] 50KB

Appendix 13e - 28 Jan 2013 Arundel NDP Workshop Community and Environment.pdf [pdf] 64KB

Appendix 14 - ANDP community initial ideas.pdf [pdf] 52KB

Appendix 15 - Sept 2012 Arundel Community Survey covering letter.pdf [pdf] 49KB

Appendix 16 - Sept 2012 Arundel NDP Community Survey.pdf [pdf] 120KB

Appendix 17 - Sept 2012 Arundel Housing Needs Survey.pdf [pdf] 190KB

Appendix 18 - Nov 2012 Arundel Housing Needs Survey Report.pdf [pdf] 850KB

Appendix 19 - 10 Jan 2013 Arundel NP presentation to TC.pdf [pdf] 297KB

Appendix 20 - December 2012 Arundel NDP State of the Town Report.pdf [pdf] 6MB

Appendix 21 - 5 March 2013 - JS presentation to Arundel Networking Group.pdf [pdf] 43KB

Appendix 22 - 26 March 2013 Working Draft Arundel NDP.pdf [pdf] 2MB

Appendix 23 - 17 April 2013 ADC comments on Arundel working draft NDP.pdf [pdf] 41KB

Appendix 24a - 2 May 2013 Arundel Town Meeting Agenda.pdf [pdf] 16KB

Appendix 24b - 2 May Arundel NP presentation to Town Meeting.pdf [pdf] 836KB

Appendix 24c - 2 May 2013 Arundel Town Meeting Minutes.pdf [pdf] 112KB

Appendix 25 - 9 May 2013 Minutes of Arundel Town Council Meeting.pdf [pdf] 110KB

Appendix 26 - List of consultees for NP Public Consultation.pdf [pdf] 41KB

Appendix 27a - May-June 2013 Reg 14 Communications plan.pdf [pdf] 83KB

Appendix 27b - TC May Newsletter NP Flyer.pdf [pdf] 268KB

Appendix 27c - Town Council NP Key Documents Web page.pdf [pdf] 282KB

Appendix 27d - Town Council NP Web Page.pdf [pdf] 280KB

Appendix 29 - Jun-July Arundel NP Reg 14 Schedule ADC response.pdf [pdf] 127KB

Appendix 30 - Jun-July Arundel Plan Reg 14 Schedule SDNPA Response.pdf [pdf] 102KB

Appendix 31 - Jun-July Arundel Reg 14 schedule APE response.pdf [pdf] 85KB

Appendix 32 - Arundel Newsletter - October 2013.pdf [pdf] 56KB

Appendix 33 - 12 Sept 2013 Full Council Agenda.pdf [pdf] 49KB

Appendix 34 - 12 Sept 2013 Town Council Minutes.pdf [pdf] 66KB

Appendix 35 - Sep-Oct General Arundel NP Reg 14 Schedule.pdf [pdf] 220KB

Appendix 36 - Sep-Oct Arundel NP Reg 14 Schedule ADC response.pdf [pdf] 67KB

Appendix 37 - 28 Nov 2013 ADC SEA Opinion Screening.pdf [pdf] 295KB

Complete Binder a.pdf [pdf] 1MB

Complete Binder b.pdf [pdf] 3MB

Complete Binder c.pdf [pdf] 1MB

Complete Binder d.pdf [pdf] 2MB



Arundel Neighbourhood Plan - Proposals Map (Nov 2013).pdf [pdf] 6MB

Arundel Neighbourhood Plan - Proposals Map Inset A (Nov 2013).pdf [pdf] 6MB

Arundel Neighbourhood Plan - Proposals Map Inset B (Nov 2013).pdf [pdf] 5MB


Site assessment

Arundel Neighbourhood Plan - Site Assessments (Nov 2013).pdf [pdf] 329KB



Arundel Neighbourhood Plan - Strategic Environmental Assessment (Nov 2013).pdf [pdf] 4MB

Reg. 17 - Submission of a plan proposal to examination

The submission documents and the representations received were sent to the Examiner and the Parish Council.


Arundel - Reg 16 - ADC comments.pdf [pdf] 112KB

Arundel - Reg 16 - SNDP Representation to Examiner.pdf [pdf] 105KB

Arundel - Reg 16 - Summary of Representations.pdf [pdf] 186KB

Reg. 18 - Publication of the examiner’s report and plan proposal decisions

Arundel - Reg 18 - Examiner Report.pdf [pdf] 463KB

Reg. 19 - Decision on a plan proposal

Arundel - Reg 19 - Decision Statement.pdf [pdf] 177KB 

Arundel - Reg 19 - Post Examination Comments.pdf [pdf] 4MB

Reg. 20 - Publicising a Neighbourhood Development Plan (‘made’ plans)

Plan made on 30th April 2014

Arundel - Reg 20.pdf [pdf] 129KB

Arundel - Neighbourhood Development Plan.pdf [pdf] 4MB

Arundel Neighbourhood Plan_Proposals Map Inset A_Nov 2013.pdf [pdf] 6MB

Arundel Neighbourhood Plan_Proposals Map Inset B_Nov 2013.pdf [pdf] 5MB 



Referendum held on 8th April 2014


More information can be found on the  Neighbourhood Plan Referendums  page

Arundel - Declaration of Result.pdf [pdf] 22KB