Why do I need to read this guide?
Neighbourhood development orders and community right to build orders grant planning permission for specific types of development in a particular area.
This toolkit is for groups and organisations considering the use of a neighbourhood development order and community right to build order and the process involved, as well as good practice.
What will I learn from this guide?
- What a neighbourhood development order is
- What a community right to build order is
- The steps required in in creating an neighbourhood development order and community right to build order
When should I read this guide?
You should read this guide if there are specific sites or projects you wish to focus on when producing a neighbourhood plan.
You can find out more about broader issues in neighbourhood planning by reading the Neighbourhood Planning Roadmap.Neighbourhood development orders (inc. community right to build orders) (1.3MB pdf)