Neighbourhood planning: areas and forums

Roman Road Bow

Roman Road Bow Neighbourhood Forum consultation

The council is considering the application received from The Roman Road Bow Neighbourhood Forum to be designated as the Neighbourhood Planning Forum for the Roman Road Bow Neighbourhood Planning Area.

The council received the following application on 2 June 2017.

A six-week consultation period took  place from 8 June 2017 to 19 July 2017.

The application form and supporting documents are available to view and download:

Roman Road Neighbourhood Area application

The council currently considering an application received from The Roman Road Neighbourhood Forum to establish a Neighbourhood Planning Area in the wider Roman Road area. A six-week consultation period took place from Friday 11 November 2016 to Friday 23 December 2016

The application form and supporting documents are available to view and download: 

Limehouse Community Forum

Current application

Limehouse Community Forum have re-submitted their application to establish a Neighbourhood Planning Forum and Area. The council began the determination of the below application on 1 April 2015. Public consultation is taking place between Wednesday 17 June 2015 and Thursday 30 July 2015. The council will continue to work with the Limehouse Community Forum during the determination process.

The application form and supporting documents are available to view and download below:

Paper copies can also be found at the following locations:

  • Tower Hamlets Town Hall planning reception

  • Shadwell Centre, 455 The Highway, London E1W 3HP 

Former application

The council began the determination of the former application on 1 September 2013 with a six week consultation period taking place between 14 October and 25 November, 2013.

The former application form and supporting documents are available to view and download below:

Spitalfields neighbourhood planning area and forum

The council began the determination of the below application on Monday 1 December 2014 with a six-week consultation period following between Monday 5 January 2015 and Monday 16 February 2015. The consultation has now closed, but the council is continuing to work with the Spitalfields Neighbourhood Planning forum during the determination process.

The application form and supporting documents are available to view and download below:

Further Documentation (submitted post public consultation)

Isle of Dogs neighbourhood planning area and forum

The council began the determination of the below application on Monday 1 December 2014 with a six-week consultation period following between Monday 5 January 2015 and Monday 16 February 2015. The consultation has now closed, but the council is continuing to work with the Isle of Dogs Neighbourhood Planning forum during the determination process.

The application form and supporting documents are available to view and download below:

Further documentation (submitted post public consultation)

East Shoreditch neighbourhood planning area and forum

The application to designate a Neighbourhood Planning Area and Forum for East Shoreditch was approved by the Mayor in Cabinet on Wednesday 5 February 2014. The application form and supporting documents are available to view and download below:

Wapping neighbourhood planning area

Following Network Wapping’s application being refused by the Mayor in Cabinet, the Localism Act requires an alternative area to be designated. The Wapping Neighbourhood Planning Area is available to view and download below:

Paper copies can also be found at the following locations:

  • Tower Hamlets Town Hall planning reception

  • Watney Market Idea Store.

Network Wapping

The application to designate a Neighbourhood Planning Area and Forum for Network Wapping was refused by the Mayor in Cabinet on Thursday 5 February 2014. The application form and supporting documents are available to view and download below:

Paper copies can also be found at the following locations:

  • Tower Hamlets Town Hall planning reception

  • Watney Market Idea Store.

Previous Withdrawn Application

A previous application submitted by ‘Network Wapping’ to establish a Neighbourhood Planning Forum and Area was withdrawn by network Wapping on Tuesday 30 July 2013.

For further information please read the network Wapping letter Tuesday 30 July 2013 to the council below.

Consultation responses submitted in relation to the withdrawn application will be taken into consideration during the determination process of a future application made by network Wapping.

For reference, the withdrawn application material can be viewed below:

A Network Wapping consultation summary report (updated) has been prepared for the responses provided during the formal consultation period and the additional period for the withdrawn application.