Dorchester on Thames Neighbourhood Plan

The recommendation to Cabinet was approved on Thursday 19 April 2018 and the council's decision statement and made plan will be published in due course.

Take a look at the referendum version of the plan (5.8 MB) PDF .

On Thursday 15 March 2018 residents voted for the adoption of the Dorchester Neighbourhood Plan. The official results (8.2 KB) PDF  were as follows:

- Votes in favour of adopting the neighbourhood plan (YES vote): 398 (95.9%)
- Votes against adopting the neighbourhood plan (NO vote): 17 (4.1%)
- Turnout: 416 (51.16%)

Section 3 of the Neighbourhood Planning Act 2017 (as amended) gives neighbourhood plans full legal effect once they have passed their local referendum. 

More information on the process is available on our Neighbourhood Planning home page. 

If you would like to discuss neighbourhood planning with a member of the team, please call us on 01235 422600 or email

Supporting Documents

Examination Documents

Last reviewed: 10 - 05 - 2018

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