Clarborough & Welham Neighbourhood Plan

NPClarborough Map

Following a successful Public Referndum held on the 02 February 2017 the Clarborough & Welham Neighbourhood Plan has been 'made' by Bassetlaw District Council.

Adoption of Clarborough & Welham Neighbourhood Plan

Following the successful result of the Public Referendum held on the 02 February 2017 on the Clarborough & Welham Neighbourhood Plan, Bassetlaw District Council has ‘made’ the Plan and it will now be used to assess planning applications submitted within the Parish.


Following the successful exmaintion of the Neighbourhood Plan a Public Referendum has been arranged in Clarborough & Welham to take place on the 2nd February 2017. The Neighbourhood Plan will need to receive a majoirty 'Yes' vote from those voting at the referendum to be 'made' by Bassetlaw District Council.

Final Neighbourhood Plan

Examiners Report

Referendum Information

Submission Neighbourhood Plan

In accordance with Section 16 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, Bassetlaw District Council hereby invites feedback from organisations and individuals on the Clarborough & Welham Neighbourhood Development Plan. The consultation period will last for six weeks and will run until 5pm on the 23rd September 2016.

A draft version of the document underwent consultation for 6 weeks ending on the 14th February 2016. Comments made to the Parish Council from that consultation helped inform changes to the document submitted to Bassetlaw District Council. The Neighbourhood Development Plan, written by Clarborough & Welham Parish Council and the Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group proposes a number of policies on housing provision, the environment and community facilities.

Clarborough & Welham Neighbourhood Development Plan

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Supporting Documents 

Further information on the Plan is available on the Clarborough & Welham Neighbourhood Plan website.

It is the responsibility of the District Council to collate all the representations made and pass these on to the independent examiner, who will examine the plan documents and assess whether the plan is in line with legislation and can therefore proceed to a public referendum. An examiner will be appointed to undertake the examination in the forthcoming weeks.

Contact: with your representations.

Draft Neighbourhood Plan

The Clarborough & Welham Neighbourhood Planning Steering Group has now completed the Draft Neighbourhood Development Plan for the area. An Executive Summary has been produced and other documents are available to view on the Neighbourhood Plan website.

Consultation on the Draft Neighbourhood Plan for Clarborough ran from the 21st December until 5pm on the 14th February 2016.

Area Designation

The approval of the Neighbourhood Area Designation, for the Clarborough & Welham Neighbourhood Plan, was made on 12 December 2013. No comments or objections were received to carry out the plan, therefore, the Neighbourhood Plan may now commence. 

Area Designation Application

Notice is hereby given that an application has been made by Clarborough & Welham Parish Council to Bassetlaw District Council to be recognised as a Neighbourhood Area for the purpose of producing a Neighbourhood Plan. 

Notice is also given that Clarborough and Welham Parish Council proposes to be the lead authority for the production of the Neighbourhood Plan for the Area proposed above. Contact details are as follows: 

  • Name: Wendy Davis
  • Address: 3 All Hallows Close, Retford, Nottinghamshire
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 07503 618512