Battle Neighbourhood Plan


Battle Neighbourhood Plan

Regulation 14 Pre-submission consultation

In accordance with the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, notice is given that a formal pre-submission public consultation on the draft Battle Civil Parish Neighbourhood Plan will begin on Monday 20 January 2020 for a period of six weeks ending at 5.00 pm on Sunday 1 March 2020.

This consultation is being run by the Battle Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group in conjunction with Battle Town Council.

How to view the draft Plan

The draft Neighbourhood Plan will be accessible to view at the following locations from 20 January 2020:

  • On the Battle Neighbourhood Plan website (includes Supporting documents)
  • On request from the Clerk to Battle Town Council, by email to: or by post to: The Almonry, High Street, Battle, East Sussex, TN33 0EA
  • For inspection at the following location: Battle Library, Netherfield Village Shop, Memorial Hall, The Almonry and the Blackhorse Public House, Telham
  • At the "drop-in" sessions:

    Saturday 1 February: 10am to 12noon at The Almonry, Battle and 1pm to 3pm at Netherfield Village Store

    Thursday 13 February: 3pm to 5pm at Netherfield Village Store and 6pm to 8pm at The Almonry, Battle

How to make comments on the draft Plan

Comments should be made in writing and include the name and address of the person making the comments. A comments form is available at the above locations and is also on the Battle Neighbourhood Plan website.

Please make comments as specific as possible, quoting the relevant policy or paragraph number(s).

To be kept updated on the progress of the Neighbourhood Development Plan, please refer to the website.

Send your comments to the Battle Civil Parish Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group by:

All comments must be received by 5.00 pm on Sunday 1 March 2020. These will be considered by the Steering Group and will help shape the final Plan. A Consultation Statement, including a summary of the main issues and concerns raised and how these were considered, will be published together with the final Plan.



20 Jan - 1 Mar 2020

Pre-submission Consultation (Regulation 14)

Battle Town Council is carrying out the pre-submission consultation on the draft Plan between Monday 20 January and Sunday 1 March 2020.

11 Mar 2019

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Screening Opinion

Rother District Council provided a formal SEA Screening Opinion for the Battle Civil Parish Neighbourhood Plan.

13 Apr 2015

Designation of Battle Parish as a Neighbourhood Area (Regulation 7)

Rother District Council confirmed that the marked area shown on the submitted map (being that of Battle Parish) was formally designated as a Neighbourhood Area.

20 Feb 2015

Application for the designation of Battle Parish as a Neighbourhood Area (Regulation 5)

Battle Town Council (as the relevant body) submitted to Rother District Council an application for the designation of Battle Parish as a Neighbourhood Area, along with the following documents:

Further information may be available on the Battle Neighbourhood Plan website.

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