Cawthorne Neighbourhood Development Plan

Cawthorne Parish Council has submitted the Cawthorne Neighbourhood Development Plan Proposal to Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council for independent examination.

Under paragraph 16 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, we're publicising the plan proposal and asking for comments from those who live, work or carry out business in the Cawthorne neighbourhood area and any consultation body referred to in the submitted consultation statement.

The consultation runs from 10am Friday 22 November until 5pm Friday 10 January 2020.

You can view the relevant documents online below or see paper copies of them at the Library @ the Lightbox and Penistone Library.

How to make representations

If you’d like to make a representation on the Cawthorne Neighbourhood Development Plan you can send it to us by email or in writing to: Planning Policy, Regeneration and Property, Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council, PO Box 634, Barnsley, S70 9GG.

We encourage you to use the response form above; paper copies of this are also available at both the Library @ the Lightbox and Penistone Library.

Please make sure that your representation is submitted to us by 5pm on Friday 10 January 2020. All comments should state which policy they concern.

Please note that any comments you make may be made publicly available and attributed to your name. We're required to share your information with the examiner for the purposes of the examination. Our privacy notice shows how we use your information.


In your representation you can request to be notified of our decision (under Regulation 19 - decision on a plan proposal) to ‘make’ (adopt) the submitted neighbourhood development plan for Cawthorne.

If you have any questions please contact us using our online form.