Neighbourhood Planning

Consultation Period 16th October to 30th November 2018


What is this consultation about?

Dacorum Borough Council has received an application from Bovingdon Parish Council to Designate a Neighbourhood Area for Bovingdon. This is the first step toward creating a neighbourhood plan for the area.

The Borough Council is now seeking your feedback on this proposal.

Please note that this is not a consultation on the neighbourhood plan itself, but merely the identification of the area where the parish council wish to prepare a neighbourhood plan.

When can I comment and where are the documents available?

The Bovingdon Designated Neighbourhood Plan Area will be published for a 6 week consultation period from 16th October 2018, a copy of the application and proposed plan area will be available to view at Bovingdon Parish Council office, Bovingdon Community Library and the Forum, Hemel Hempstead throughout this consultation period. Anyone wishing to make representations about this proposed Neighbourhood Area may do so.

You are invited to submit your comments electronically by email using the comments form provided on our website. Copies of the comments form are available to download, complete and email back, or to print and return by post to our address below.

Paper questionnaire forms are also available from the Parish Council Office and should be sent to the email address below.

Representations must be received by 5pm on Friday 30th November 2018.

A copy of the application to Designate this Neighbourhood Area is also available for inspection:


On the Council's website:

At Bovingdon Community Library during normal opening hours.
Opening hours can be found here.
At Borough Council's office in Hemel Hempstead during the following opening hours:
Monday to Thursday 08:45-17:15
Friday 08:45-16:45

Data handing statement

Please note: your details including comments will be shared with and used by the Neighbourhood Plan forum/Parish Council to support preparation of the plan and you will receive notifications directly from the Neighbourhood Plan forum/Parish Council during the drafting of the Neighbourhood Plan. Once submitted for Inspection by an examiner, notifications will be sent by the Borough Council.

How can I find out more?

Please contact the Strategic Planning and Regeneration team if you have any questions or require more information:


Phone: 01442 228 660

Address: Neighbourhood Planning, Strategic Planning and Regeneration Team, Dacorum Borough Council. The Forum, Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. HP1 1DN

Neighbourhood Plan Steering Committee Minutes

05 Jun 2018


10 Jul 2018