Neighbourhood Plans

Maltby Neighbourhood Plan

Status: Adopted as part of Rotherham's Development Plan

Following a successful Referendum, the Maltby Neighbourhood Plan was 'made' by the Council on 28 February 2024 when it was adopted as part of Rotherham’s Development Plan.

Read the Local Planning Authority decision statement

Adopted neighbourhood plan documents: 

The Decision Statement and the adopted Neighbourhood Plan Documents can be viewed at the following locations (during opening hours):

  • Maltby Library, High Street, Maltby, Rotherham, S66 8LD
  • Riverside Library, Main Street, Rotherham, S60 1AE

Map of Maltby Parish

Designation of neighbourhood area

Neighbourhood Area proposed on 8 December 2016. 

Read the application letter

Maltby Parish Neighbourhood Area has been approved at the Cabinet and Commissioners' Decision Making Meeting on 10 April 2017.

Read the meeting details and minutes

Maltby Parish Neighbourhood Area Decision Letter (and Map) dated 2 May 2017.

Designation decision letter

Submission of the draft neighbourhood plan

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The Council undertook consultation on the submission documents (as required by Regulation 16 of The Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended)) between 30 June and 21 August 2023. A statement of representations procedure was published setting out the documents submitted by the qualifying body, where they could be inspected, and how comments could be submitted.

Mr Christopher Collison BA (Hons), MBA, MRTPI, MIED, IHBC was appointed as Examiner to conduct the examination of the Maltby Neighbourhood Plan and to produce a Report with recommendations. The report of the Independent Examination was produced on 15 November 2023. 

Read the Maltby Neighbourhood Plan Examination Report

Read more information on the Maltby Neighbourhood Plan Examination

The report of the Independent Examination of the Maltby Neighbourhood Plan was considered by the Local Planning Authority. All the recommendations of the independent examiner were accepted. The Local Planning Authority recommended that the Neighbourhood Plan should proceed to a Referendum based on the Neighbourhood Area as approved by the Council (Maltby Parish boundary).

The Neighbourhood Planning Referendum was held on 07 February 2024 and more than half of those who voted have voted in favour of the Maltby Neighbourhood Plan.

Read further details about the Maltby Neighbourhood Plan Referendum