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CPRE Hertfordshire responds to many Local Plan consultations with the aim of standing up for Hertfordshire's countryside. You can view our responses (alphabetical, chronological) to District Plan consultations hereThere are ten District Councils in Hertfordshire: Broxbourne, Dacorum, East Hertfordshire, Hertsmere, North Hertfordshire, St Albans, Stevenage, Three Rivers, Watford and Welwyn Hatfield.



  • Visit CPRE’s Planning Help website and the helpful page Planning Explained for information about the Local Plan process and how to get involved.
  • Visit your Council’s website to learn more about the details of the Plan and the consultation timetable and closing date.
  • Contact your Parish/Town Council and attend any local meetings about the Plan.
  • Find out if there is a local campaign or residents’ group working on a response to the Plan.
  • Raise your concerns with your District Councillor(s) and MP.
  • Visit our website to see examples of our responses to other Local Plan consultations in Hertfordshire. Examples of Local Plan Responses
  • Email us with your views so that we can consider including them in our response to the Council – we would need your comments ideally 2 weeks before the consultation closing date.
  • Respond to the Council’s consultation and send us a copy.
  • Encourage others in your area to respond to the consultation.
  • Join CPRE Hertfordshire or make a donation – the more members we have, the more influence we can have. As a charity we rely on membership subscriptions/donations and fundraising for all our work.
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CPRE Hertfordshire Planning Team This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.          Sep 2019

Broxbourne Local Plan Main Modification and Pre-Submission  Consultation


Please see below the comments of Campaign to Protect Rural England Hertfordshire, referred to below as CPRE, on the Consultation Draft Plan



CPRE Hertfordshire has now submitted its response to the Dacorum Borough Council’s Issues and Options Consultation for their new Local Plan.  

This is the link to the Dacorum consultation website


CPRE Hertfordshire responses to Hertsmere Local Plan consultations are stored here

North Herts LP Examination - Main Modifications Consultation - Statements for March Hearings


North Herts Local Plan Modification and Additional Documents Consultations


CPRE Hertfordshire responses to North Herts Local Plan consultations are stored here

CPRE Hertsfordshire responses to St. Albans Local Plan consultations are stored here

This email is being sent to CPRE Hertfordshire Members and Supporters in Welwyn Hatfield and Neighbouring  Areas

PLEASE NOTE that the closing date for comments on the Draft Welwyn Hatfield Local Plan (Proposed Changes) consultation has been changed from 1st April to Friday 1st May at 5pm.


Please do copy us in on your responses at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Planning Team

CPRE Hertfordshire

CPRE Hertfordshire responses to Welwyn Hatfield Local Plan consultations are stored here

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