Decision details

Referendum and Adoption of Marple Neighbourhood Plan

Decision Maker: Council Meeting

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Council will be asked to consider for approval the Marple Neighbourhood Plan to go to Referendum and, subject to a result supporting the plan, its adoption as part of the Development Plan for Stockport.


The Council Meeting has given approval to the Marple Neighbourhood Plan going to referendum, and for that plan to form part of the development plan for Stockport in the event that it received majority support at that subsequent referendum.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Wards Affected: Marple North; Marple South & High Lane;

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: Relevant assessments of the plan have taken place through its preparation and have subject to review by an independent Examiner.

Decision Reference: CMD233

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None.

Forward Plan Reference: ER&H6

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Consultation on plan has already taken place as required by relevant legislation/regulations. Plan will be subject to public vote in the designated Neighbourhood Area.

Contact: Steve Johnson, Services to Place Email: Tel: 0161-474-3509.

Report author: Michael Whitehead

Publication date: 15/01/2024

Date of decision: 11/01/2024

Decided at meeting: 11/01/2024 - Council Meeting

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