Neighbourhood Development Plan
The Neighbourhood Development Plan is now ready to be submitted to Sefton Council for the Regulation 16 consultation which is the next stage of the process. Following the consultation Lydiate Parish Council undertook during the past two years we now feel we have a plan that reflects the vies of all our communities in Lydiate.
To support the next stage of the consultation process we have to submit a number of documents that have been provided below.
Neighbourhood Development Plan 19 April 2018 submission
Neighbourhood Plan – this sets out the policy we want all planning applications to comply with.
Lydiate Neighbourhood Plan Area April 2018 submission map
Lydiate Map – sets out the boundary of the Neighbourhood Development Plan which matches the Parish boundary.
Character Assessment 19th April 2018 submission
Character Assessment – sets out what Lydiate looks and feels like. It has been written for someone who has never visited before to give them an understanding of Lydiate.
Lydiate Consultation Statement 19th April 2018 submission
Consultation Statement – details the consultation process we undertook to develop the Neighbourhood Development Plan.
Basic Conditions Statement – a legal requirement to ensure that we have complied with current law in developing the Neighbourhood Development Plan
Lydiate NP SEA Screening Report Final
Strategic Environmental Assessment, Habitat Assessment Final screening Report
Our Vision for Lydiate is:-
“A parish that maintains a good quality of life in Lydiate with a high quality environment with suitable facilities where any new housing meets the needs of the people of Lydiate, and is well designed and is in keeping with the surrounding area, maintaining its rural character.”
Quality – Ensuring that any new housing and its layout and infrastructure are of a high quality of design, environmentally friendly, encourage cycling and walking and are in keeping with the local housing stock.
Facilities – Maintaining and enhancing the provision of facilities in the area such as retail, health, leisure, sports, social and youth facilities.
Housing – Ensuring that any new housing meets the needs of the local population including affordable housing.
Environment – Protecting and enhancing the environment including canal, parks and gardens and maintaining the balance between the countryside and the built-up area.
Heritage – Protecting and enhancing the Parish’s heritage assets including listed buildings, and other non-designated heritage and cultural assets