Consultation Events on the Draft Bassetlaw Local Plan

In accordance with Regulation 18 of The Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) 2012 this public consultation is being held to engage with interested parties about the future growth of Bassetlaw District. The Regulations require the Council to notify ‘specific consultation bodies’ who it considers have an interest in the plan and other appropriate general consultation bodies, residents and businesses.

The Council has produced a consultation document, the Draft Bassetlaw Local Plan, which includes proposed strategic policies for the period 2018 to 2037. The Council is now inviting interested parties to consider the document and give their views on the proposals and policies in the second Draft Plan. The consultation commences on 15th January 2020 and ends on 26th February 2020, 6pm.

Find out more about the Consultation process.

Consultation Events

Consultation events were held at:


Date and Time

Ranby Village Hall 22 January 2020 (1400 - 1700)
Harworth Town Hall 23 January 2020 (1400 - 1700)
Elkesley Memorial Hall 28 January 2020 (1700 - 1900)
Worksop Town Hall, Ceres Suite 29 January 2020 (1700 - 1900)
Barnby Memorial Hall 30 January 2020 (1400 - 1700)
Thievesdale Community Centre, Worksop 4 February 2020 (1530 - 1730)
St Nicholas' Church, Tuxford 5 February 2020 (1700 - 1900)
Treswell Village Hall 6 February 2020 (1400 - 1700)
Westhill Community Centre, Ordsall, Retford 11 February 2020 (1730 - 1930)
Dunham & District Village Hall 12 February 2020 (1600 - 1800)
Langold Village Hall 13 February 2020 (1300 - 1600)
Treswell Village Hall 13 February 2020 (1700 - 1900)
Retford Town Hall, Ballroom  18 February 2020 (1400 - 1700)
Carlton Civic Centre, Goulding Room 19 February 2020 (1400 - 1700)
All Saint's Church Hall, Misterton 20 February 2020 (1700 - 1900)
Ranby Village Hall, Ranby 25 February 2020 (1700 - 1900)


Alternatively, a hard copy of the Local Plan can be viewed at the following locations from Friday 17 January 2020:



Bassetlaw District Council Queens Buildings, Potter Street, Worksop S80 2AH
Bassetlaw District Council 17B The Square, Retford, DN22 6DB
Balmoral Library Princess Anne Road, Worksop S81 7EF
Bircotes Library Scrooby Road, Bircotes DN11 8AD
Carlton in Lindrick Library Long Lane, Carlton in Lindrick, S81 9AR
Langold Library Doncaster Road, Langold S81 9QL
Misterton Community Partnership Library High Street, Misterton DN10 4BU
Tuxford Community Partnership Library Tuxford Primary Academy, Newark Road, Tuxford NG22 0NA

This Consultation has now closed. We will now assess all the comments received and consider their implications for the refinement of the plan. All comments, along with responses will be taken to the Council’s cabinet in due course. Our intention is to publish the Publication Draft of the Local Plan, Summer 2020.


Last Updated on Thursday, February 27, 2020