Guide Neighbourhood Plans being produced in East Devon

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15. Dalwood

Submission Consultation (Regulation 16)

Dalwood Parish Council (as the qualifying body) have prepared and submitted the Dalwood Neighbourhood Development Plan to East Devon District Council.  The District Council are now inviting comments (representations) on the Plan.  The consultation is open for 8 weeks, from 5th May to midnight 30th June 2021.

The Submitted documents are:

Dalwood Neighbourhood Plan (Submission Version)

Consultation Statement

Basic Conditions Statement

The District Council has undertaken a Legal Compliance Assessment of the submission.  This has assessed the Plan as able to proceed to this next stage of formal consultation (known as Regulation 16).  The formal Notice of the consultation confirms the details.

If you would like to make a representation on the Plan, please send your comments to the Planning Policy team by 30th June:

  • By email to:
  • By post to: Angela King, Planning Policy Team, East Devon District Council, Blackdown House, Border Road, Honiton, EX14 1EJ

We encourage the use of our Comments Form to submit your views if possible.

Please note: Your representations will be recorded electronically and published on our website, including your name and address. Other personal contact details will be removed before publishing. We will use the information you supply for the purpose of producing the neighbourhood plan and may inform other Planning Policy work. Your information will be held securely and will not be retained for any longer than is necessary. Please see the Neighbourhood Planning Privacy Notice on our website for more details at

The Submission documents and further information about the Dalwood Neighbourhood Plan are also available on the Dalwood Parish Council website

Hard copies of the documents are available to view locally at Axminster and Honiton libraries. 

As the District Council Offices remain closed currently due to the on-going Covid-19 restrictions, hard copies can also be sent on request by contacting / 01395 571740.

Pre-Submission Consultation (Regulation 14)

Dalwood Parish Council have now completed their consultation on the pre-submission version of their Neighbourhood Plan. The consultation ran for 6 weeks from 21st January to 3rd March 2020.

The pre-submission version of their plan is available below:
Dalwood NP Pre-submission Version

The full set of supporting documentation is available on the Parish Council website at:

All comments received are being considered by the Parish Council and Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group in taking the plan forward to the next stage. A revised plan will then be formally submitted to the District Council for further consultation and examination by an independent examiner.

Neighbourhood Plan Designation

Dalwood Parish Council requested that the whole of their parish be designated a Neighbourhood Area. The designation was approved on the 30 August 2016.

For further information and comments please select the links below:

Application Form

Application Form Map

Publicity Notice

Natural England Response

Environment Agency Response

Historic England Response