Lyminster and Crossbush Neighbourhood Development Plan
The documents in the table below form stages of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012.
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 within Arun District Council’s Local Planning Authority Area (LPAA) are shown in the Neighbourhood Areas Designation Map [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: 12 November 2018 to 24 December 2018
Reg. 7 - Publicising a designation of a neighbourhood area etc.
Decision published on 15 March 2019
Lyminster Neighbourhood Area designation decision notice [pdf] 415KB
Reg. 14 - Pre-submission consultation and publicity
Consultation Dates: 27 September to 19 November 2021
1. Regulation 14 Plan [pdf] 7MB
2. Habitat Regulations Assessment [pdf] 1MB
3.Strategic Environmental Assessment_v1.0_130821 [pdf] 5MB
4. Basic Conditions 2020 [pdf] 404KB
5. Consultation Statement as at Sept 2021 [pdf] 182KB
To view the site assessment process follow this link - Site Assessment
To view the Evidence Base follow this link - Evidence Base
ADC Reg.14 Comments
ADC reg.14 rep on Lyminster and Crossbush pre submission November 2021.pdf [pdf] 327KB
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 documents can be viewed online and at: Bognor Regis Town Hall, Arun Civic Centre and Littlehampton Library.
Reg. 16 - Publicising a plan proposal
Consultation Dates: 2h May to 1 July 2022 at 5pm
Comments on the documents can be made by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, online on the portal or by post to Planning Policy & Conservation, Arun Civic Centre.
If replying by post you are encouraged to use this comment form: Reg.16-and-23-comment-form-plan-proposal-submission-2021 [pdf] 136KB
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.
Basic Conditions 2022 [pdf] 713KB
Consultation Statement 2022 [pdf] 711KB
Lyminster and Crossbush HRA for issue [pdf] 3MB
Lyminster and Crossbush NDP SEA Submission ER_v1.0_180322 [pdf] 5MB
Lyminster Crossbush Reg 15 Submission Plan [pdf] 5MB
Lyminster-and-Crossbush-application-form-and-map [pdf] 3MB
Public Evidence Base
1. Aerial view showing land patterns [pdf] 4MB
2. Flood Risk Zones 2 and 3. [pdf] 317KB
3. Priority Habitats.[pdf] 946KB
4. Traditional Orchards [pdf] 612KB
5. Ancient Woodland [pdf] 323KB
6. Tree Preservation Orders [pdf] 834KB
7. Extract from ADC Local Plan showing the BOA [pdf] 293KB
8. Extract from ADC Local Plan showing Gap Between Settlements [pdf] 308KB
9. Listed Buildings [pdf] 290KB
10. Ancient Monument [pdf] 204KB
11. Lyminster-Conservation-Area-Map [pdf] 2MB
12. Locally Listed Heritage Assets.png. [pdf] 744KB
13. South Downs National Park [pdf] 872KB
14. Public Rights of Way [pdf] 616KB
15. LYCB Draft Site Assessment Report [pdf] 3MB
16. Housing Sites Report Update [pdf] 422KB
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.
The submission documents including the representations received were sent to the Examiner and the Parish Council.
Please see a summary of the representations received and the ADC Reg. 16 representation. All the original representation documents will be sent direct to the Examiner and only this summary published which is not verbatim.
ADC reg.16 representations on Lyminster plan proposal submission [pdf] 284KB
Summary of reg. 16 representations on Lyminster and Crossbush plan [pdf] 369KB
Examiner's Note 1
Issued 19 July 2022
Lyminster and Crossbush Neighbourhood Plan 2022 Examiner's Note 1 [pdf] 116KB
Note 1 Response
Issued 22nd July 2022
Response to Examiner's Note 1 Lyminster and Crossbush [pdf] 61KB
Reg. 18 - Publication of the examiner’s report and plan proposal decisions
Lyminster and Crossbush NP - Examiner's Report - 01082022.[pdf] 186KB
Reg. 19 - Decision on a plan proposal
Lyminster and Crossbush Post Examination Plan[pdf] 4MB
Decision statement- Lyminster and Crossbush.[pdf] 262KB
Lyminster and Crossbush NPR information statement 2022.pdf [pdf] 536KB
Lyminster and Crossbush NPR information for voters 2022.pdf [pdf] 577KB
Reg. 20 - Publicising a Neighbourhood Development Plan (‘made’ plans)
Plan made on 9 November 2022
Reg.20 Lyminster and Crossbush publicising the plan [pdf] 229KB
Referendum held 11 October 2022
More information can be found on the Neighbourhood Plan Referendums page
Lyminster and Crossbush NPR declaration of result of poll [pdf] 214KB