The referendum for the Beccles Neighbourhood Plan will take place on Thursday 16 September 2021.
Documents relating to the Referendum (the ‘specified documents’) can be viewed below:
The specified documents are also available to view at:
Beccles Library, Blyburgate, Beccles, NR34 9TB
If you are unable to view the documents online or at Beccles Library, you may request a paper copy free of charge by contacting our Planning policy and Delivery Team. Please note that if you wish to contact us via telephone, we are currently operating under a voicemail service. Please leave a message including your contact details and your call will be returned as soon as possible.
If you are unable to view the documents online or at Beccles Library and do not wish to receive documents by post, the Council is able to make arrangements for documents to be viewed in person, by appointment, in the Council’s offices at either Riverside, Lowestoft or East Suffolk House, Melton, in a Covid secure manner. Arrangements can be made by contacting the Planning Policy and Delivery Team on the details above.
Please note staff are continuing to work from home and therefore it will not be possible to speak to staff in the office about the documents. If you have any queries about the documents, please use the phone number or email above. The provisions are subject to review in relation to the practicality and possibility for documents to be made available in the Council’s Customer Service Centres and in libraries for public inspection, subject to changes to national restrictions.
The Broads Authority and East Suffolk Council have issued their Decision Statement.
The examination for the Beccles Neighbourhood Plan has been completed.
Beccles Town Council submitted their neighbourhood plan to East Suffolk Council and the Broads Authority ahead of it being submitted for independent examination. East Suffolk Council publicised the plan and invited representations between 14 December 2020 and 8 February 2021.
Status: Approved 8 November 2017