Neighbourhood planning

What is neighbourhood planning?

Communities can influence the future of their neighbourhood by preparing a neighbourhood plan that sets out the vision for their local area and general planning policies to guide developments.

This page contains information to help communities with neighbourhood planning in Camden. If you have any further questions on neighbourhood planning or are thinking of preparing a neighbourhood plan for your area, please get in touch with us at

Latest neighbourhood planning news

  • The Examiner’s report and Council’s decision regarding the Mount Pleasant Community Right to Build Order is available to view. See the Mount Pleasant Forum webpage for further details.  
  • The Highgate Neighbourhood Plan was approved at referendum on 6th July 2017. 88% of residents supported the use of the Plan in assessing planning applications.  See the Highgate Neighbourhood Forum webpage for further details.

Advice on preparing neighbourhood plans

For further advice and guidance on neighbourhood planning please visit the following webpage:

Current area and forum applications

There are no current area or forum applications.

Adopted neighbourhood plans 

 There are three adopted neighbourhood plans in Camden:

Approved neighbourhood areas and forums

Our designated neighbourhood area map shows approved areas and forums across the borough.

For information on approved neighbourhood areas and forums, including their application submissions and a detailed plan of their area, please see the links below:

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