Neighbourhood Planning Referendums

What are Neighbourhood Planning Referendums?

A neighbourhood development plan, known as a neighbourhood plan, is written by local people, 'made' or adopted by the district council and becomes part of the development plan, which helps to decide planning applications. It takes national planning policy and guidance into account and is 'in general conformity' with the district's planning policy. You can find further information regarding what Neighbourhood Plans involve on this page and can contact Planning Policy using 01235 422600.

The examiner has recommended that the following areas proceed to a public referendum. South Oxfordshire District Council has considered the examiner's recommendations and will proceed with public referendums for the following:

There is a Neighbourhood Plan Referendum for the Dorchester-on-Thames Neighbourhood Plan area on Thursday 15 March 2018

  • Dorchester-on-Thames - You can find the Notice of Referendum here (60.6 KB) PDF
  • Dorchester-on-Thames - You can find the information statement here (504.9 KB) PDF

If you need to register to vote or to apply, change or cancel a postal or proxy vote then you will need to do so following the below instructions.

Register to vote:

Midnight Tuesday 27 February 2018

If you need to be added to the electoral register please use the online service at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote

Applying, Changing or Cancelling a Postal or Postal Proxy vote:

5pm Wednesday 28 February 2018

Postal ballots for the Dorchester-on-Thames Neighbourhood Plan Referendum will be dispatched on Monday 5 March 2018.
If you need to amend, cancel, or apply for a new a postal or postal proxy vote then please see our postal voting page

Applying, Changing or Cancelling a Proxy Vote:

5pm Wednesday 7 March 2018

If you need to amend, cancel, or apply for a proxy vote please see our proxy voting page. If you are changing the name or address of your proxy then you need to complete a new application form.

Result for Brightwell cum Sotwell Neighbourhood Plan Thursday 14 September 2017

Results for 7 September

Last reviewed: 05 - 02 - 2018

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