Decision details

High Lane Neighbourhood Plan (E&R69)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


The purpose of the report is for members to approve the High Lane Village Neighbourhood Plan for referendum and, in the event of a decision to support the Plan at that referendum, for the Council to adopt it as part of the Council’s statutory development plan.


The Cabinet has considered the progress on the High Lane Village Neighbourhood Plan and the next stages in the process before it formally becomes part of the development plan for Stockport, and has agreed to recommend that the Council Meeting:-


(1) Approves the final version of the High Lane Village Neighbourhood Plan (HLVNP) and the Independent Examiner’s report;


(2) Authorises officers to take the necessary steps to conduct a referendum in the Neighbourhood Area;


(3) Approves that, in the event that a majority of eligible votes are in favour, the HLVNP be adopted as part of the local development plan.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Wards Affected: Marple South & High Lane;

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: Yes

Decision Reference: CAB312

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None.

Forward Plan Reference: E&R69

Other reasons / organisations consulted

portfolio, CLT Scrutiny Cabinet, Full Council

Contact: Emma Curle, Services to Place Email: Tel: 0161-474-3542.

Report author: Amy Beasley

Publication date: 01/07/2021

Date of decision: 29/06/2021

Decided at meeting: 29/06/2021 - Cabinet

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