Neighbourhood plans Find out more about Neighbourhood Planning in East Devon Content in this section Neighbourhood plans being produced in East DevonHere you can find a list of parishes in the process of making a Neighbourhood Plan and any accompanying documentation. Stage 1 - Getting startedThis section provides useful information and guidance for those considering or are in the early stages of producing a Neighbourhood Plan. Stage 2 - Engaging the community and gathering informationThis section provides guidance to help you undertake effective consultation and the methods and sources you can use to collect evidence for your plan. Stage 3 - Writing the documentThis section provides advice and guidance on writing effective policies and producing the plan and its supporting documents. Stage 4 - Statutory consultation and submitting the planThis section explains the process and outlines exactly what you need to submit your Plan. It also explains what happens at examination and referendum. Stage 5 - Delivering and monitoring the planThis section provides guidance on what happens once the Plan is 'made' (or brought into force). Templates and guidance documentsA list of all guidance documents produced by East Devon to assist in the production of Neighbourhood Plans. Current plan and neighbourhood area consultationsHere you can find open consultations on any current Neighbourhood Plan submissions or proposed Neighbourhood Area designations. Keeping you informedHere you can find how East Devon is keeping you informed including newsletters, national updates, locality newsletters and other useful information. Materials databaseHere you can find a Neighbourhood Planning materials produced by other groups in East Devon including questionnaires, Neighbourhood plans interactive mapAn interactive map of all designated neighbourhood areas in East Devon. Neighbourhood planning protocolThe protocol sets out East Devon District Council's adopted process for handling Neighbourhood Plans and outlines the regulatory requirements.