Dobwalls and Trewidland Neighbourhood Plan website

Dobwalls and Trewidland Neighbourhood Plan

What is a Neighbourhood Plan?

A Neighbourhood Plan is an opportunity for everyone in the parish to influence the Planning decisions that will affect the parish in the future.

The Localism Act 2011 gave people the democratic right to be involved in drawing up a plan for their local area which means that we can create a Dobwalls and Trewidland Neighbourhood Plan that truly reflects local people's views.

When it is written, the Dobwalls and Trewidland NP will

If the vote is in favour, the Neighbourhood Plan cannot be ignored when planning applications are decided by Cornwall Council, Planning Inspectors or the Government.

A Neighbourhood Plan can:

Useful Links:


Government Guidance on the Neighbourhood Planning System

Cornwall Council Neighbourhood Planning

Neighbourhood Planning in Cornwall

Media Reports

Listed below are media reports of where Neighbourhood Development Plans have had an impact on the decision making of projects for the community.

Neighbourhood Plan fends off two planning appeals

Plans to change the layout of new Liskeard housing development refused



Dobwalls & Trewidland Parish Clerk: Mrs Linda Coles, The Firs, Lower Metherell, Callington PL17 8BJ