Evidence documents

The following documents have been used in creating this Neighbourhood Plan.

The Government documents provide the framework within which the Heacham Neighbourhood Plan will function and with which it must comply.

The Heacham Neighbourhood Plan must also comply with the Borough of Kings Lynn and West Norfolk (BCKLWN) Strategy, which in turn fits within the Government framework.  Other BCKLWN documents have provided information that informs the Plan.

Some Local Evidence documents provide background information which has informed the Plan while others provide a rationale for specific policies.

Government

Kings Lynn & West Norfolk Borough Council

The link below will take you to the Borough Council of Kings Lynn and West Norfolk’s Local Plan.  This was made in 2011 and is currently being reviewed to cover the period 2016 – 2036

https://www.west-norfolk.gov.uk/info/20091/local_plan

Once prepared, our Neighbourhood Plan will sit alongside the Local Plan, and be taken into account when decision are being made on planning applications.  However our Plan must: