Harworth & Bircotes neighbourhood plan


The Harworth & Bircotes Neighbourhood Plan was formally 'made' by Bassetlaw District Council following the Referendum held on 3 December 2015. The Neighbourhood Plan forms part of the existing statutory Local Development Plan for Bassetlaw and should be used when either applying for planning permission or determining planning applications within the Neighbourhood Plan Area.

Initial scoping of a review of the Neighbourhood Plan commended in Autumn 2022, as part of the District Council's Know your Place initiative. Further details about Know your Place: Harworth & Bircotes, including upcoming events, are available here.

Stage Date
Neighbourhood Area Designated 27 June 2013
Pre-Submission Draft Plan Published 29 September 2014
Draft Plan Submitted 17 June 2015 
Examiner's Report Approved 6 October 2015
Referendum 3 December 2015

Supporting Documents

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Declaration of results

Do you want Bassetlaw District Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Harworth and Bircotes to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area? Votes
Number cast in favour of a Yes 662
Number cast in favour of a No 112

Number of ballots papers rejected: 2



Last Updated on Thursday, August 17, 2023