NP Documents

Ashurst Wood Neighbourhood Plan, adopted June 2016

Neighbourhood Plan Adoption Statement, 30th June 2016

Referendum Documents

Referendum Flyer
Ashurst Wood Neighbourhood Plan March 2016 (incorporating Examiner’s modifications)
Neighbourhood Plan Examiner’s Report, 2nd March 2016

Submission Documents

Neighbourhood Plan Submission draft, September 2015
Sustainability Appraisal Update Report, September 2015
Basic Conditions Statement

Consultation Statement
(including Regulation 14 Consultation Responses and Schedule of Amendments made to Regulation 14 draft Plan)

Supporting Documents

Housing for the Ashurst Wood Neighbourhood Plan, September 2015
Ashurst Wood Character Assessment, September 2015
Map of character areas
Report on the Assessment of Potential Housing Sites, December 2014
Map of assessed sites

Letter sent to residents of Luxfords Lane July 2015
About the Ashurst Wood Neighbourhood Plan 2015 – 2031 (July 2015)

Habitats Regulations Assessment Screening Report, April 2015

Draft Plan Consultation Documents

Regulation 14 Pre-submission draft Neighbourhood Plan, January 2015
Sustainability Appraisal (AECOM Report), January 2015
Sustainability Appraisal (AECOM Report), non-technical summary, January 2015

Letter to Residents, January 2015
About the Ashurst Wood Neighbourhood Plan 2015-2031
Consultation Response form – pdf

Consultation Response form – word

Background Information

Business Survey Report 2014
Car Ownership in Ashurst Wood
Scoping Report for Sustainability Appraisal, December 2013
Feedback Report – consultation 22.02.14
Residents’ Survey report, September 2013
Residents’ Survey May 2013

Desktop Biodiversity Report, Sussex Biodiversity Records Centre, 2014
Ashurst Wood Community Profile (compiled by Action in Rural Sussex), July 2013

Annual Village Meeting presentation, May 2015
Annual Village Meeting presentation, April 2014
Annual Village Meeting presentation, April 2013
Annual Village Meeting presentation, April 2012

Census 2011 Results
Map of ancient woodland, Natural England
Listed Buildings in Ashurst Wood, Historic England

Ashurst Wood Neighbourhood Plan Project Brief (February 2013)
Ashurst Wood Neighbourhood Plan Project Plan / Timetable
Sites submitted as at February 2014
Call for Sites May 2012

Ashurst Wood Village Plan, 2007

Ashurst Wood Historians publications:
– Ashurst Wood in the Twentieth Century, 2000
– Ashurst Wood, from the early village to the present day, 2011
available to purchase from the News Store, Hammerwood Road, or from the Historians

Mid Sussex District Council documents

Mid Sussex District Council documents can be seen on the District Plan pages of the MSDC website, or obtained upon request from MSDC.

Mid Sussex Local Plan 2004 (now replaced by Mid Sussex District Plan)

Mid Sussex District Plan 2014 – 2031 (adopted March 2018)

Pre-Submission Draft District Plan, June 2015
Schedule of Amendments to Pre-Submission Draft District Plan, November 2015

District Plan Sustainability Appraisal August 2016
District Plan Sustainability Appraisal, updated November 2015
District Plan Sustainability Appraisal, Non-Technical Summary, November 2015

Settlement Sustainability Review, May 2015
Settlement Sustainability Review Addendum July 2015

Housing and Economic Development Needs Assessment (HEDNA), February 2015
HEDNA Update, November 2015
HEDNA Addendum August 2016
Habitats Regulations Assessment
Capacity of Mid Sussex to Accommodate Development, Land Use Consultants, June 2014
Draft Infrastructure Delivery Plan, 2015
See Infrastructure Delivery Plan August 2016
Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment 2015
Housing Supply Document, Ashurst Wood Assessed Sites 2013
Neighbourhood Plans Strategic Environmental Assessment Screening Report, June 2013

A Revision of the Ancient Woodland Inventory for Mid Sussex District, report by High Weald AONB Unit, February 2007
Landscape Character Assessment High Weald Area, 2005
Technical Report No. 8 – Strategic Gap Boundaries

Habitats Regulations and Suitable Alternative Natural Green Space
MSDC information about Ashdown Forest mitigation measures
SANG benefits and misconceptions 2012
Dogs and Communities Slides 2012
Habitats Regulations assessment and the Mid Sussex District Plan 2012
Neighbourhood Plans and Habitats Regulations Assessment

The role and character of a SANG

AONB document

High Weald AONB Management Plan 2014-2019

West Sussex County Council documents

A Strategy for the West Sussex Landscape, 2005

Landscape Character guidelines 2004
Land Management Guidelines, 2004

National Planning documents

National Planning Practice Guidance
National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) 2012

Information about Neighbourhood Planning

How to Shape Where You Live – CPRE