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Consultation on the proposed designation of a South Newnham neighbourhood area and forum

Consultation runs from 20 January 2017, 9:00am to 6 March 2017, 5:00pm

Introduction and background

We have received an application for the designation of a neighbourhood area and a neighbourhood forum, in accordance with the Neighbouring Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended).

The area is named as South Newnham (Cambridge City) and the forum is named as South Newnham (Cambridge City) Area Forum.

Consultation information

In accordance with the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, we are inviting comments on the proposed designations through a six-week public consultation until 5pm on Monday 6 March 2017 on:

Comments should be submitted using our online consultation system.

Alternatively you can download a  response form [RTF, 332KB] and return it by email or post.

A copy of the applications and other relevant documents are available for inspection during the consultation period at our customer service centre at Mandela House, 4 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1BY from 9am to 5.15pm, Monday to Friday.


If you have any questions about this consultation, contact Planning Policy at or 01223 457200.

Post any correspondence to Planning Policy, Cambridge City Council, PO Box 700, Cambridge CB1 0JH.

Next steps

Following the close of the six-week consultation period, we will consider all comments received. A report will then be prepared with a recommendation as to whether or not the proposed neighbourhood area and forum should be designated.

The final decision will be available on this page once it has been made.

The formal designation decisions will be made by the Executive Councillor for Planning Policy and Transport following consideration at the Development Plan Sub-Committee on Wednesday 22 March 2017and must be made within 13 weeks of receipt of the application.

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