Bramber neighbourhood planning

The Bramber Neighbourhood Plan was formally made at Full Council on 23 June 2021.

Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

A referendum was held for Bramber's Neighbourhood Plan on Thursday 6 May 2021.

View the referendum results on our Election results page.

Please click on the links below to read documents associated with the Referendum:

Covid-19 measures

With COVID-19, Horsham District Council has reviewed its protocols regarding referendums. In order to progress safely we have made a decision that if you are not able to view the relevant documents online, hard copies of the Neighbourhood Plan and associated documents will be viewed by appointment only at Parish Council offices and at the District Council offices. Details of the location for these are given in the Information Statement above.

Bramber Neighbourhood Plan

Andrew Ashcroft was appointed as the independent examiner for Bramber Neighbourhood Development Plan. The examiner produced a clarification note dated the 22 June 2020. The relevant stakeholders responded to the Examiner's Note by the 16 July 2020. The examiner published his report on the 27 July 2020. A decision statement was published on the 25 August 2020.

Bramber  Neighbourhood Plan

Bramber Neighbourhood Plan (August 2020)

Decision Statement

Bramber Decision Statement (25 August)

Examiner's Report

Examiner's Report Bramber Neighbourhood Development Plan (27 July 2020)

Examination Statements

Horsham District Council Response to the Examiner's Questions (16 July 2020)

Bramber Parish Council Response to the Examiner's Questions (15 July 2020)

Examiner's Clarification Note (22 June 2020)

Representations Submitted at Regulation 16

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Bramber Neighbourhood Plan (Regulation 16)

The consultation ran for 9 weeks from 5pm Monday 16 March to midnight 18 May 2020. This consultation has now concluded. Horsham District Council are in discussions with the Parish regarding progression to examination of the plan.

To view the Bramber Submission draft plan please click here:

Area approval

Under Regulation 7 the Bramber Neighbourhood Plan Area was approved on February 15 2018.

Approval documents


Under Regulation 5 and 6, Bramber Parish applied for Designation on on January 12 2018.

Application documents