Neighbourhood Planning Referendums

Walton Neighbourhood Plan

Results of Referendum

A referendum relating to the Walton Neighbourhood Development Plan was held on 20th September 2018. The referendum documents are available via the documents links below.

The referendum was held to decide the following question:

Do you want Leeds City Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Walton to help it decide planning applications in the Neighbourhood Area?

See the Declaration of the Result of Poll (PDF 340KB).

ResponseVotes
Yes 106 (90.6%)
No 11 (9.4%)
Turnout  67.6%

The Examiner recommended that subject to proposed modifications, the Plan met the Basic Conditions and should proceed to Referendum. The Examiner recommended that the Referendum Area should be the Walton Neighbourhood Area. We consider that Referendum Plan (modified as set out in the Decision Statement) meets the Basic Conditions and agrees that the Referendum Area is the Walton Neighbourhood Area.

The Referendum will be conducted in accordance with procedures which are similar to those used at local government elections.

A person is entitled to vote in the Referendum if on 20th September:

  • (a) he/she is entitled to vote in an election of any Councillor of Leeds City Council whose area is in the Referendum area and
  • (b) his/her qualifying address for the election is in the Referendum area

A person's qualifying address is, in relation to a person registered in the register of electors, the address in respect of which he or she is entitled to be so registered:

The Referendum expenses limit that will apply in relation to the Referendum is £2372.33.

The number of persons entitled to vote in the Referendum by reference to which that limit has been calculated is 175.

A number of specified documents may be inspected at:

Leeds City Council Electoral Services
Level 2, Town Hall
The Headrow
Leeds LS1 3AD
(opening hours: 8.30am to 5pm - Monday to Thursday and 8.30am to 4.30pm on Fridays)

For more information, please email electors@leeds.gov.uk.

Available documents

  1. The draft Walton Neighbourhood Plan
  2. The draft Walton Neighbourhood Plan Appendices
  3. The report of the independent examiner into the draft Walton Neighbourhood Plan
  4. A summary of representations submitted to the independent examiner
  5. A Decision Statementof the Local Planning Authority’s satisfaction that the Neighbourhood Plan meets the Basic Conditions specified by statute and complies with the provision made by or under Section 38A and 38B of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004
  6. A statement that sets out general information as to town and country planning including neighbourhood planning and the referendum
  7. Compliance Statement, Neighbourhood Plan Basic Conditions and Compliance Statement
  8. Information Statement – details of the referendum
  9. Map of the Walton Neighbourhood Area
  10. Referendum timetable
  11. Walton Notice of Referendum
  12. Walton NP Referendum Notice of Poll

Alwoodley Neighbourhood Plan

Results of Referendum

A referendum relating to the Alwoodley Neighbourhood Development Plan was held on 28th June 2018. The referendum documents are available via the documents links below.

The referendum was held to decide the following question:

Do you want Leeds City Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Alwoodley to help it decide planning applications in the Neighbourhood Area?

See the Declaration of the Result of Poll (PDF 342KB).

ResponseVotes
Yes 1212 (92.10%)
No 102 (7.75%)
Turnout  18.84%

The Examiner recommended that subject to proposed modifications, the Plan met the Basic Conditions and should proceed to Referendum. The Examiner recommended that the Referendum Area should be the Alwoodley Neighbourhood Area. We consider that Referendum Plan (modified as set out in the Decisions Statement) meets the Basic Conditions and agrees that the Referendum Area is the Alwoodley Neighbourhood Area.

The Referendum will be conducted in accordance with procedures which are similar to those used at local government elections.

A person is entitled to vote in the Referendum if on 28th June:

  • (a) he/she is entitled to vote in an election of any Councillor of Leeds City Council whose area is in the Referendum area and
  • (b) his/her qualifying address for the election is in the Referendum area

A person's qualifying address is, in relation to a person registered in the register of electors, the address in respect of which he or she is entitled to be so registered:

The Referendum expenses limit that will apply in relation to the Referendum is £2772.82.

The number of persons entitled to vote in the Referendum by reference to which that limit has been calculated is 6963.

A number of specified documents may be inspected at:

Leeds City Council Electoral Services
Level 2, Town Hall
The Headrow
Leeds LS1 3AD
(opening hours: 8.30am to 5pm - Monday to Thursday and 8.30am to 4.30pm on Fridays)

For more information, please email electors@leeds.gov.uk.

Available documents

  1. The draft Alwoodley Neighbourhood Plan
  2. The report of the independent examiner into the draft Alwoodley Neighbourhood Plan
  3. A summary of representations submitted to the independent examiner
  4. A Decision Statement of the Local Planning Authority’s satisfaction that the Neighbourhood Plan meets the Basic Conditions specified by statute and complies with the provision made by or under Section 38A and 38B of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004
  5. A statement that sets out general information as to town and country planning including neighbourhood planning and the referendum
  6. Compliance Statement, Neighbourhood Plan Basic Conditions and Compliance Statement
  7. Information Statement – details of the referendum
  8. Map of the Alwoodley Neighbourhood Area
  9. Referendum timetable
  10. Alwoodley NP Notice of Referendum
  11. Alwoodley NP Notice of Poll

Holbeck Neighbourhood Plan

A referendum relating to the Holbeck Neighbourhood Development Plan was held on 1st March 2018. The referendum documents are available via the documents links below.

The referendum was held to decide the following question:

“Do you want Leeds City Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Holbeck to help it decide planning applications in the Neighbourhood Area?”

See the Declaration of the Result of Poll (PDF 342KB).

ResponseVotes
Yes 266 (79.64%)
No 68 (20.36%)
Turnout  13.9%

Press Notice to correct inaccuracies in material published by William Palfreman in relation to the Holbeck Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

In accordance with Regulation 5(3)(b) of the Neighbourhood Planning (Referendums) Regulations 2012 this Notice (PDF 224KB) is published in order to correct inaccurate information in material published by the Democrats and Veterans Party in connection with the Holbeck Neighbourhood Plan.

The Council has a responsibility to correct inaccurate statements in connection with the Plan, which will be subject to a Referendum on Thursday 1st March 2018 at The Holbeck WMC, Ingram Road Primary School and Ingram Gardens Community Centre 7.00AM-10.00 PM.

Examination and Referendum

The Examiner recommended that subject to proposed modifications, the Plan met the Basic Conditions and should proceed to Referendum. The Examiner recommended that the Referendum Area should be the Holbeck Neighbourhood Area. We consider that Referendum Plan (modified as set out in the Decisions Statement) meets the Basic Conditions and agrees that the Referendum Area is the Holbeck Neighbourhood Area.

The Referendum will be conducted in accordance with procedures which are similar to those used at local government elections.

A person is entitled to vote in the Referendum if on 1st March:

(a) he/she is entitled to vote in an election of any Councillor of Leeds City Council whose area is in the Referendum area and

(b) his/her qualifying address for the election is in the Referendum area.

A person's qualifying address is, in relation to a person registered in the register of electors, the address in respect of which he or she is entitled to be so registered:

The Referendum expenses limit that will apply in relation to the Referendum is £2503.95.

The number of persons entitled to vote in the Referendum by reference to which that limit has been calculated is 2406.

A number of specified documents may be inspected at:

Leeds City Council Electoral Services,

Level 2, Town Hall,

The Headrow,

Leeds LS1 3AD

(opening hours: 8.30am to 5pm - Monday to Thursday and 8.30am to 4.30pm on Fridays).

For more information, please email electors@leeds.gov.uk.

Available Documents:


Thorp Arch


Results of Referendum

A referendum relating to the Thorp Arch Neighbourhood Development Plan was held on 7th December 2017. The referendum documents are available via the documents links below.

The referendum was held to decide the following question:

Do you want Leeds City Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Thorp Arch to help it decide planning applications in the Neighbourhood Area?

See the Declaration of the Result of Poll (PDF 82KB)

ResponseVotes
Yes 236 (92.197%)
No 20 (7.81%)
Turnout  39.2%

The Referendum Documents are available below:

For further information about the Neighbourhood Development Plan, including the background documents, please see the Thorp Arch Neighbourhood Plan website.


Bardsey-cum-Rigton


Results of Referendum

A Referendum relating to the Bardsey-cum-Rigton Neighbourhood Development Plan was held on 12th October 2017. The Information Statement, Referendum timetable and the Notice of Referendum are available via the document links below.

The Referendum was held to decide on the following question:

Do you want Leeds City Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Bardsey-cum-Rigton to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?

See the Declaration of the Result of Poll (PDF 86KB). The results were as follows:

ResponseVotes
Yes 745 (93.82%)
No 49 (6.18%)
Turnout  40.12%


Leeds City Council decided that under Regulation 18 of the Neighbourhood Planning Regulations (2012) (as amended), Bardsey-cum-Rigton Neighbourhood Plan met the Basic Conditions and should proceed to Referendum.

The Neighbourhood Plan Referendum took place on Thursday 12th October, and decided on the following question:

“Do you want Leeds City Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Bardsey-cum-Rigton to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?”

The Referendum Area will be based on the former Parish Boundary as recommended by the Examiner. The Referendum Documents are available below:


For further information about the Neighbourhood Development Plan, including the background documents, please see the Bardsey-cum-Rigton Parish Council website.


Boston Spa


Results of Referendum

A Referendum relating to the Boston Spa Neighbourhood Development Plan was held on 12th October 2017. The Information Statement, Referendum timetable and the Notice of Referendum are available via the document links below.

The Referendum was held to decide on the following question:

Do you want Leeds City Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Boston Spa to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?

See the Declaration of the Result of Poll (PDF 85KB). The results were as follows:

ResponseVotes
Yes 865 (89%)
No 107 (11%)
Turnout  27.17%

Leeds City Council decided that under Regulation 18 of the Neighbourhood Planning Regulations (2012) (as amended), Boston Spa Neighbourhood Plan met the Basic Conditions and should proceed to Referendum.

The Neighbourhood Plan Referendum took place on Thursday 12th October, and decided on the following question:

“Do you want Leeds City Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Boston Spa to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?”

The Referendum Documents are available below:

For further information about the Neighbourhood Development Plan, including the background documents, please see the Boston Spa Parish Council Website.



Barwick in Elmet and Scholes


Results of Referendum

A Referendum relating to the Barwick in Elmet and Scholes Neighbourhood Development Plan was held on 12th October 2017. The Information Statement, Referendum timetable and the Notice of Referendum are available via the document links below.

The Referendum was held to decide on the following question:

Do you want Leeds City Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Barwick in Elmet and Scholes to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?

See the Declaration of the Result of Poll (PDF 85KB). The results were as follows:

ResponseVotes
Yes 1335 (92.77%)
No 104 (7.23%)
Turnout  35.72%

Leeds City Council decided that under Regulation 18 of the Neighbourhood Planning Regulations (2012) (as amended), Barwick in Elmet and Scholes Neighbourhood Plan met the Basic Conditions and should proceed to Referendum.

The Neighbourhood Plan Referendum took place on Thursday 12th October, and decided on the following question:

“Do you want Leeds City Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Barwick in Elmet and Scholes to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?”

The Referendum Documents are available below:

For further information about the Neighbourhood Development Plan, including the background documents, please see the Barwick in Elmet and Scholes Parish Council Website.



Collingham Neighbourhood Plan


Results of Referendum

A Referendum relating to the Collingham Neighbourhood Development Plan was held on 27th April 2017. The Information Statement, Referendum timetable and the Notice of Referendum are available via the document links below.

The Referendum was held to decide on the following question:

Do you want Leeds City Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Collingham to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?

The results were as follows:

ResponseVotes
Yes 401 (91.9%)
No 34 (7.7%)
Turnout  21.9%


Available documents:


For further information about the Collingham Neighbourhood Development Plan, including all background documents, please see our Neighbourhood Planning webpage and the Collingham with Linton Parish Council web site.

 


Clifford Neighbourhood Plan


Results of Referendum
A Referendum relating to the Clifford Neighbourhood Development Plan was held on Thursday 26 January 2016. The Information Statement, Referendum timetable and the Notice of Referendum are available via the document links below.

The Referendum was held to decide on the following question:
Do you want Leeds City Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Clifford to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?

There was considerable support for the Plan with more than 91% of the votes cast in favour of it. The results were as follows:

ResponseVotes
Yes 290 (91.77%)
No 26 (8.22%)
Turnout  23.81%

The Examiner recommended that subject to proposed modifications, the Plan met the Basic Conditions and should proceed to Referendum. The Examiner recommended that the Referendum Area should be the Clifford Neighbourhood Area. We consider that Referendum Plan (modified as set out in the Decisions Statement) meets the Basic Conditions and agrees that the Referendum Area is the Clifford Neighbourhood Area.

The Referendum will be conducted in accordance with procedures which are similar to those used at local government elections.

A person is entitled to vote in the Referendum if on 26th January 2017:

(a) he/she is entitled to vote in an election of any Councillor of Leeds City Council whose area is in the Referendum area and
(b) his/her qualifying address for the election is in the Referendum area.

A person's qualifying address is, in relation to a person registered in the register of electors, the address in respect of which he or she is entitled to be so registered:

The Referendum expenses limit that will apply in relation to the Referendum is £2440.18.

The number of persons entitled to vote in the Referendum by reference to which that limit has been calculated is 1325.

A number of specified documents may be inspected at:

Leeds City Council Electoral Services,
Level 2, Town Hall,
The Headrow,
Leeds LS1 3AD
(opening hours: 8.30am to 5pm - Monday to Thursday and 8.30am to 4.30pm on Fridays).

For more information, please email electors@leeds.gov.uk.


Available documents

For further information about the Clifford Neighbourhood Development Plan, including all background documents, please visit the Clifford Parish Council website.



Linton Neighbourhood Plan

The Examiner recommended that subject to his proposed modifications, the Plan met the Basic Conditions and should proceed to Referendum.  He also recommended that the Referendum Area should be the Linton Neighbourhood Area. The City Council considers that the Referendum Plan (modified as set out in the Decisions Statement) meets the Basic Conditions and agrees that the Referendum Area is the Linton Neighbourhood Area.

Results of Referendum
A Referendum relating to the Linton Neighbourhood Development Plan was held on Thursday 17 December 2015. The Information Statement, the Referendum timetable and the Notice of Referendum are available in the documents section of this page.

The Referendum was held to decide on the question:
Do you want Leeds City Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Linton to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?

There was considerable support for the Plan with more than 95% of the votes cast in favour of it. The results were as follows:

ResponseVotes
Yes 262 (95.97%)
No 11 (4.03%)
Turnout  48.66%

The Referendum area is identical to the area that has been designated as the Linton Neighbourhood Plan area which covers the part of the parish of Collingham with Linton that lies to the north of the River Wharfe. A map of the area is available to view.

A person is entitled to vote in the Referendum if on 17 December 2015:

(a) he/she is entitled to vote in an election of any Councillor of Leeds City Council whose area is in the Referendum area and
(b) his/her qualifying address for the election is in the Referendum area. A persons qualifying address is, in relation to a person registered in the register of electors, the address in respect of which he or she is entitled to be so registered:
The Referendum expenses limit that will apply in relation to the Referendum is £2362, plus the number of persons entitled to vote in the Referendum by reference to which that limit has been calculated (568 electors x 0.059p = £33.51) meaning a total expenses limit of £2395.51.

The Referendum will be conducted in accordance with procedures which are similar to those used at local government elections.

A number of specified documents may be inspected at:

Leeds City Council Electoral Services,
Level 2, Town Hall,
The Headrow,
Leeds LS1 3AD
(opening hours: 8.30am to 5pm - Monday to Thursday and 8.30am to 4.30pm on Fridays).

For more information, please email electors@leeds.gov.uk.


Available documents

The documents available on this page are:


Further information

For further information about the Linton Neighbourhood Development Plan, including all background documents, please see our Neighbourhood Planning page and the Linton Neighbourhood Plan website.

 

 

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Linton Summary of Reps submitted to Independent Examinerstring;#Linton Summary of Reps submitted to Independent Examinerhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/04 Summary of Reps submitted to LCC and examiner.pdf115599pdf
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Linton Compliance Statementstring;#Linton Compliance Statementhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/05 LNP Compliance Statement.pdf56125pdf
Guidance Note of Town Planningstring;#Guidance Note of Town Planninghttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/06 LNP General information.pdf97333pdf
Linton Neighbourhood Area boundary Planstring;#Linton Neighbourhood Area boundary Planhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/07 Linton Neighbourhood Area boundary.pdf161169pdf
Linton Decision Statementstring;#Linton Decision Statementhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Linton Decision Statement.pdf428434pdf
Bardsey cum Rigton Notice of Referendumstring;# Bardsey cum Rigton Notice of Referendumhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/10 Bardsey cum Rigton Notice of Referendum.pdf33988pdf
01 Barwick Referendum Plan LRstring;#01 Barwick Referendum Plan LRhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/01 Barwick Referendum Plan LR.pdf2247615pdf
01A Boston Spa Part1string;#01A Boston Spa Part1https://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/01A Boston Spa Part1.pdf5729475pdf
01B Boston Spa Part2string;#01B Boston Spa Part2https://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/01B Boston Spa Part2.pdf5010335pdf
02 Bardsey Examiners Reportstring;#02 Bardsey Examiners Reporthttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/02 Bardsey Examiners Report.pdf325024pdf
02 Barwick Examiner's Reportstring;#02 Barwick Examiner's Reporthttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/02 Barwick Examiner's Report.pdf360700pdf
03 Bardsey Summary of Reps Submitted to LCC and Examinerstring;#03 Bardsey Summary of Reps Submitted to LCC and Examinerhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/03 Bardsey Summary of Reps Submitted to LCC and Examiner.pdf422421pdf
03 Barwick Summary of Reps Submitted to LCC and Examinerstring;#03 Barwick Summary of Reps Submitted to LCC and Examinerhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/03 Barwick Summary of Reps Submitted to LCC and Examiner.pdf370636pdf
03 Boston Spa NP Summary of Reps Submitted to LCC and Examinerstring;#03 Boston Spa NP Summary of Reps Submitted to LCC and Examinerhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/03 Boston Spa NP Summary of Reps Submitted to LCC and Examiner.pdf396800pdf
04 Bardsey cum Rigton Decision Statementstring;#04 Bardsey cum Rigton Decision Statementhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/04 Bardsey cum Rigton Decision Statement.pdf502836pdf
04 Barwick Decision Statementstring;#04 Barwick Decision Statementhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/04 Barwick Decision Statement.pdf371853pdf
04 Boston Spa NP Decision Statementstring;#04 Boston Spa NP Decision Statementhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/04 Boston Spa NP Decision Statement.pdf605244pdf
06 Barwick NP Compliance Statementstring;#06 Barwick NP Compliance Statementhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/06 Barwick NP Compliance Statement.pdf206554pdf
07 Bardsey cum Rigton Information Statementstring;#07 Bardsey cum Rigton Information Statementhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/07 Bardsey cum Rigton Information Statement.pdf132342pdf
07 Barwick in Elmet and Scholes Information Statementstring;#07 Barwick in Elmet and Scholes Information Statementhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/07 Barwick in Elmet and Scholes Information Statement.pdf276312pdf
08 Barwick Neighbourhood Area Mapstring;#08 Barwick Neighbourhood Area Maphttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/08 Barwick Neighbourhood Area Map.pdf1945326pdf
08 Boston Spa Neighbourhood Areastring;#08 Boston Spa Neighbourhood Areahttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/08 Boston Spa Neighbourhood Area.pdf2825184pdf
08A Revised Bardsey Neighbourhood Areastring;#08A Revised Bardsey Neighbourhood Areahttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/08A Revised Bardsey Neighbourhood Area.pdf1896778pdf
08B Bardsey cum Rigton Referendum Areastring;#08B Bardsey cum Rigton Referendum Areahttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/08B Bardsey cum Rigton Referendum Area.pdf83992pdf
09 Bardsey cum Rigton NPR Timetablestring;#09 Bardsey cum Rigton NPR Timetablehttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/09 Bardsey cum Rigton NPR Timetable.pdf59055pdf
Bardsey Neighbourhood Plan Notice of Pollstring;#Bardsey Neighbourhood Plan Notice of Pollhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/11 Bardsey Neighbourhood Plan Notice of Poll.pdf599748pdf
Barwick in Elmet and Scholes Neighbourhood Plan Notice of Pollstring;#Barwick in Elmet and Scholes Neighbourhood Plan Notice of Pollhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/11 Barwick in Elmet and Scholes Neighbourhood Plan Notice of Poll.pdf598289pdf
Boston Spa Neighbourhood Plan Notice of Pollstring;#Boston Spa Neighbourhood Plan Notice of Pollhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/11 Boston Spa Neighbourhood Plan Notice of Poll.pdf595862pdf
Clifford Consultation Statementstring;#Clifford Consultation Statementhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Clifford Consultation Statement.pdf970968pdf
Collingham Notice of Referendumstring;#Collingham Notice of Referendumhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Collingham Notice of Referendum.pdf81578pdf
Collingham Referendum Areastring;#Collingham Referendum Areahttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Collingham Referendum Area.pdf1746810pdf
Compliance Statementstring;#Compliance Statementhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/06 CNP Compliance Statement.pdf195605pdf
Decision statementstring;#Decision statementhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/4 Holbeck Reg 18 Decision Statement.pdf562875pdf
Declaration of result - Bardsey cum Rigtonstring;#Declaration of result - Bardsey cum Rigtonhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Declaration of result - Bardsey cum Rigton.pdf83840pdf
Declaration of result - Barwick in Elmet and Scholesstring;#Declaration of result - Barwick in Elmet and Scholeshttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Declaration of result - Barwick in Elmet and Scholes.pdf83636pdf
Declaration of result - Boston Spastring;#Declaration of result - Boston Spahttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Declaration of result - Boston Spa.pdf83403pdf
Declaration of result - Waltonfloat;#0https://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Declaration of result - Walton.pdf347506pdf
Declaration of the Result of Poll string;#Declaration of the Result of Poll https://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Alwoodley NP Declaration of Result.pdf346357pdf

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