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Local Plan Engagement Stages

Regulation 18 Consultation

The Regulation 18 consultation marks the start of the engagement stage of the Plan for the Borough of Wellingborough and represents the scoping stage to decide what should be included in the Plan.

Regulation 18 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) Regulations 2012 requires that various bodies and stakeholders be notified that the council is preparing a plan. It invites them to comment about what that plan ought to contain. 

The Regulation 18 consultation document can be viewed via our consultation portal. 

This consultation took place form the 21 March 2014 to 2 May 2014 and is now closed. Comments have been taken into account and the scope of the plan has been identified. 

A report has been produced on the results of the consultation. 


More information

  1. Regulation 18 Consultation (you are here)
  2. Sustainability Appraisal Scoping Report
  3. Issues and Options
  4. Emerging Draft Plan