Grove Park Neighbourhood Forum and Area
Grove Park Neighbourhood Plan Referendum - The Result
A referendum on the Grove Park Neighbourhood Plan was held on Thursday 26 August 2021.
People who live in the area were able to vote either in favour or against the proposed neighbourhood plan. This will affect how the Council will consider planning applications for Grove Park. The Neighbourhood Plan was created by members of Grove Park's local community and outlines a number of projects related to community infrastructure and green spaces.
Declaration of Result of Poll
I, Jamie Baker, being the Deputy Counting Officer at the referendum held on Thursday, 26th August 2021, DO HEREBY GIVE NOTICE of the following count information:
The total eligible electorate is 11,629
The total number of ballot papers received is 1,905
And the Turnout is 16.38%
Question: Do you want the London Borough of Lewisham to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Grove Park to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?
Yes votes = 1,727
No votes = 174
AND I HEREBY DECLARE that the electors voted YES in the referendum and the Grove Park Neighbourhood Plan has been approved.
Signed by Jamie Baker, Deputy Counting Officer, Friday 27 August 2021.
More documents and information regarding the Neighbourhood Plan and the Referendum:
Grove Park Neighbourhood Plan Examination
The Council with agreement from the Grove Park Neighbourhood Forum has appointed Deborah McCann BSc MRICS MRTPI Dip Arch Con Dip LD to undertake the examination for the Grove Park Neighbourhood Forum.
The examiner has sent the following letter with questions to the Neighbourhood Forum.
Grove Park Neighbourhood Forum re-designation
The application to re-designate the Grove Park Neighbourhood forum has been approved.
The Grove Park Neighbourhood Forum designation will run until 20 October 2025.
Information about the application
The supporting documents for this application are below. Please note that the list of supporters is not available for inspection by the public for data protection reasons.
Regulation 16 consultation responses
Responses to the Draft Grove Park neighbourhood plan Regulation 16 consultation.
Grove Park Draft Plan Submission
The Grove Park Neighbourhood Plan was submitted to the council on 11/07/2019.