Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) & Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA) Screening Report
The Escrick Neighbourhood Development Plan is at Pre-Submission Draft stage (Regulation 14 of The Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended)) and in preparation of the submission of the Plan to the Council a screening report to determine whether the contents of the draft Escrick Neighbourhood Development Plan requires a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and/or Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA).
In line with the SEA requirements the Council has undertaken a six week consultation from 8 June 2021 to 21 July 2021 with the relevant consultation bodies (Environment Agency, Historic England and Natural England). The Screening Report and responses from the consultation bodies are available to view below:
- Escrick NDP SEA & HRA Screening Report
Further details on the emerging Escrick Neighbourhood Development Plan are available on the Escrick Neighbourhood Development Plan website.
The Neighbourhood Plan Area is now designated
It was agreed to designate the whole parish of Escrick as a Neighbourhood Area. A letter informing Escrick Parish Council that the Parish of Escrick has been designated as a Neighbourhood Area was sent. The consultation on the Neighbourhood Area application ran from 14 September 2017 until 26 October 2017.
A map identifying the Escrick Neighbourhood Area can be viewed below: