Our eight-step guide.
The preparation of a Neighbourhood Plan is meant to follow a simplified version of the process used to develop a Local Plan. The flow chart below gives an overview of the process and the articles in this section set out eight steps for developing a Neighbourhood Plan. We recommend, however, any group considering undertaking the process also liaise with their local planning authority.
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