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Neighbourhood Planning Grants and Support Programme 2018-2022

Wed 17 Jul 2019

Grants and technical support are available for town and parish councils, neighbourhood forums and prospective neighbourhood forums to draw up a neighbourhood plan or neighbourhood development order in England.

The following support is available:

  • A basic grant of between £1,000 and £9,000 for groups writing a neighbourhood plan or neighbourhood development order.
  • An additional grant of £8,000 is available for groups facing more complex issues, giving a maximum total amount of £17,000.
  • Specific packages of technical support where needed.

The grant ceiling applies to the period April 2015 to March 2022.

New pilot schemes for 2019-2020:

Groups wishing to bring forward Affordable Housing for Sale may be eligible for further grant funding of up to £10,000 to help develop these ideas.

In addition, groups wishing to develop a Neighbourhood Development Order for housing may apply for technical support and a project support grant of up to £50,000.

For further information follow: https://neighbourhoodplanning.org/