Winkfield Neighbourhood Area
Designation of Winkfield Neighbourhood Area
Winkfield Neighbourhood Area was designated by Bracknell Forest Council on 24 December 2015.
Winkfield Parish Council applied for the designation of a neighbourhood area in October 2015. A 6-week consultation on the proposal was held from 3 November to 15 December 2015.
The application documents are listed below:
SEA and HRA Screening Decision
In some circumstances neighbourhood plans may require environmental assessments in line with European obligations. These environmental assessments are a Strategic Environment Assessment (SEA) and a Habitats Regulation Assessment (HRA).
Winkfield Parish Council provided information on the scope of their neighbourhood plan to Bracknell Forest Council to determine whether a SEA or HRA is required. This is known as ‘screening’.
Bracknell Forest Council’s screening decision was subject to a 5-week consultation with Historic England, Natural England and the Environment Agency. The screening decision concludes that the Winkfield Neighbourhood Plan requires an SEA and an Appropriate Assessment.
The screening decision can be downloaded below.