Brailsford Neighbourhood Plan

Regulation 16:  Brailsford Neighbourhood Plan

Brailsford Parish Council, with the help of the Neighbourhood Plan Group and the local community, have prepared a draft Neighbourhood Development Plan for their parish. The Plan sets out a vision for the future of the parish and planning policies which will be used to help determine planning applications in the area.

This plan proposal has been formally submitted to the District Council to be subject to a period of six weeks publicity and can be viewed here:

Brailsford Neighbourhood Plan (Submission Version) 

Brailsford Neighbourhood Plan - Basic Conditions Statement 

Brailsford Neighbourhood Plan – Consultation Statement

The draft Neighbourhood Plan and supporting documents can also be inspected at:

  • Brailsford Post Office, Main Road, Brailsford Ashbourne DE6 3DA

How to make representations

The consultation period runs from the 9th November 2020 to the 21st December 2020. Comments received after this time will not be considered.

Representations can be made electronically using the online form.

Alternatively, you can request a paper form and send comments by email or post to the District Council at:


Post   Brailsford Neighbourhood Plan Consultation

            Regeneration and Policy

            Derbyshire Dales District Council

            Town Hall


            DE4 3NN

Background information and documents can be found on the Brailsford Parish Council webpage as follows:

Further Information

For further information, please contact the District Council by e-mail at or by phone on 01629 761241

Regulation 15: submission

Brailsford Parish Council submitted the Neighbourhood Plan (Submission Version), the Consultation Statement and the Basic Conditions Statement to the District Council in January 2018.  The Parish Council is currently updating these documents to reflect in more detail the consultation carried out and comments received.

Brailsford Draft Neighbourhood Plan (Submission Version) January 2018 [PDF 22MB]

In accordance with European Directive 2001/42/EC and the associated Environmental Assessment of Plans and Programmes Regulations 2004 a screening report on the draft Neighbourhood Development Plan has been carried out by the District Council to determine whether it requires a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA). The SEA Screening Report was sent to the statutory consultees for comment.  They concluded that a full SEA is not required.  If the Brailsford Neighbourhood Plan is amended the Screening Report and consultation with the statutory bodies will be carried out again

Regulation 14: consultation

In March 2017 Brailsford Parish Council/ Neighbourhood Plan Group undertook consultation under Regulation 14 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012. The comments made and actions taken will be included in the Consultation Statement when the Neighbourhood Plan Group submit the Plan to the District Council under Regulation 15.

Background information

An area application was recieved from Brailsford Parish Council under section 64G of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (As amended by the Localism Act 2011) which seeks the designation of the whole of the Parish of Brailsford as a Neighbourhood Area.  Following the completion of the six weeks consultation period, the application for designation of the area as a Neighbourhood Area was approved under the District Council's Scheme of Officer Delegation on 7th April 2015.

Key documents

Related Acts

For more information and contact information for Brailsford and Ednaston Parish Council click here.