NEXT PARISH COUNCIL MEETING 

The Chairman and Members of Ercall Magna Parish Council invite you to join them at High Ercall Village Hall on Tuesday, 15th November at 7pm.

Here is the AGENDA 

 

ERCALL MAGNA NEIGHBOURHOOD DEVELOPMENT PLAN

We are pleased to be able to inform you that your local Neighbourhood Development Plan is nearing its final stages and is now available as part of a final consultation with the community.

Hard copies of the Plan for Ercall Magna are now available at Telford Library, Addenbrooke House, Telford and locally at High Ercall Stores.

This Plan represents all the views that have been collected over a significant period of time and, when adopted, will form part of the Telford & Wrekin Local Plan and will be taken into consideration when all planning applications are submitted.

Please let Telford & Wrekin Council know your views, whether in favour of the objectives and policies or whether you would suggest changes.

A copy of the document is also available at https://www.telford.gov.uk/ercallmagnandp

Here is the information from Telford & Wrekin Council:

Ercall Magna Parish Neighbourhood Development Plan Submission – Open Consultation

 

Ercall Magna Parish Council have submitted their Neighbourhood Development Plan to Telford & Wrekin Council for publication and formal consultation before it is independently examined. The consultation begins on the 7th November 2022 and will run to 16th December 2022. The Ercall Magna Neighbourhood Development Plan is accompanied by supporting documents including a Basic Conditions Statement and a Consultation Statement.

 

The Ercall Magna Neighbourhood Development Plan establishes a long term view for the Ercall Magna area and will help to deliver the local community’s aspirations and needs for the plan period 2020 – 2031. The Plan deals with a wide range of social, economic and environmental matters such as housing, employment, conservation, heritage, transport, environment and landscape. The Plan addresses the matters that were brought to the attention of the Parish Council during numerous public consultations and engagement that began in 2011. The objectives and policies set out within the plan if adopted will be used to help determine planning applications in the Ercall Magna area.

 

A copy of the submitted Ercall Magna Parish Neighbourhood Development Plan and supporting documentation can be viewed below.

 

If you have any further questions then please contact the Strategic Planning Team.

 

•             Download the Ercall Magna Parish Neighbourhood Plan - Regulation 15 Submission.

•             Download the Neighbourhood Plan area map.

•             Download the Consultation Statement.

•             Download the Basic Conditions Statement.

•             Download the Habitat Regulation Assessment Statement.

•             Download the Strategic Environmental Assessment Statement.

 

In terms of physical copies this will be delivered to the High Ercall Store on Monday as well as being located in Southwater One, Addenbrooke Reception and Wellington Library.

 

During the consultation process we will also look to acquire an independent examiner and will contact yourselves to agree a suitable candidate, due to the consultation timeline the examination process will likely start in the new year.

 



 

 


NEWS

CIVILITY & RESPECT PLEDGE

Ercall Magna Parish Council has signed up to the National Civility & Respect Pledge, in accordance with the Members' Code of Conduct.


YOUR PARISH COUNCIL

Ercall Magna Parish Council is the largest rural parish in Telford & Wrekin and it represents the communities in Roden, Ellerdine, Rowton and High Ercall.

Details of the agendas and minutes are available on this website.

There are 12 Parish Councillors and they are elected every four years.

Meetings take place every month (except August).

If you are interested in the role and work of a Parish Councillor, please do attend a meeting or contact the Clerk for more information.

All Parish & Town Councils are statutory consultees in the Planning Process. The Planning Authority for our Parish is Telford & Wrekin Council.

The Planning Committee often meet to discuss planning and development matters within the parish and strategic documents.

All local councils have a duty to set a budget which will represent the aims and objectives of the council. This is called a precept and is collected on our behalf by TWC from the residents as part of their Council Tax.

An Asset Register is available as it part of the end of year audit and governance paperwork.

All Parish & Town Councils have a series of policies and procedures which govern how the Council is run, this forms part of the requirements of the Transparency Code.

At the Annual General Meeting of the Council, held annually in May, the Council agrees a schedule of meetings for the year.

All agendas and minutes are available. At the start of each full council meeting there is a public session where residents are welcome to raise any matter with the Councillors.