Planning and building

Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Plan

A Neighbourhood Plan is being prepared for the Minster Precinct.

See details of current and previous consultations for the Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Plan, and further background information.


Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Plan Submission Consultation 2021

The Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Forum submitted the Submission Version York Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Plan and associated documents to City of York Council on 26 April 2021.

Once a Neighbourhood Plan is submitted, we are required to "publicise the documents submitted on our website and in such other manner as we consider is likely to bring the proposal to the attention of people who live, work or carry on business in the neighbourhood area" to be in compliance with the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations (2012, as amended).

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Submission Consultation documents

The following documents are being consulted on through the Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Plan Submission Consultation:

Download copies of the consultation documents or view hard copies of the submission documents at:

City of York Council
West Offices Customer Centre
Station Rise
York
YO1 6GA

Viewing at West Offices is by appointment only, Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.00pm. To arrange an appointment call the Forward Planning Team directly on telephone: 01904 552255.

York Minster Stoneyard
4 Deangate
York
YO1 7JB

Viewing at York Minster is by appointment only, Monday to Friday, 8.00am to 4.00pm. To arrange an appointment email: sally-annl@yorkminster.org.

Access to the documents in West Offices and York Minster will be in line the protocols in place for COVID-19, including quarantine of documents after use.

There will also be a notice on the notice boards around the Minster Precinct and in the City Centre. Posters explaining where the consultation documents can be viewed will be placed in all York Libraries.

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Take part in the 2021 Submission Consultation

Have your say on the York Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Plan submitted to City of York Council by the Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Forum.

The consultation on the submitted York Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Plan documents runs for 8 weeks, from Wednesday 14 July to Wednesday 8 September 2021.

The York Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Plan consultation closes at 5.00pm on 8 September 2021.

You can submit your comments to us via email: neighbourhoodplanning@york.gov.uk.

To submit comments by post, write to:

Forward Planning
Place Directorate
FREPOST RTEG-TYYU-KLTZ
City of York Council
West Offices
Station Rise
York
YO1 6GA

The consultation on the submitted York Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Plan documents runs for 8 weeks, from Wednesday 14 July to Wednesday 8 September 2021.

All representations to this consultation must be received by 5.00pm on Wednesday 8 September 2021.

Please also state as part of your representation whether you wish to be notified of the City of York Council's final decision on the Neighbourhood Plan and we will send you a copy of the decision statement.

Please view our Neighbourhood Planning Privacy Statement to understand more about how we will process and use your personal data from this consultation.

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2020/2021 Consultation on the Minster Neighbourhood Plan

The Minster Minster Forum consulted on their second York Minster Neighbourhood Plan Pre-Submission Draft between 16 December 2020 and midnight on 14 February 2021.

This consultation was hosted by York Minster.

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Background to the Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Area

An application to designate the Minster Precinct neighbourhood Area and Associated forum was submitted to the Council in November 2018 following which the Council undertook a 6 week period of consultation between Wednesday 16 January 2019 and 27 February 2019 on the Minster Precinct Area and Forum applications. Documents that we consulted on were:

An application for a Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Forum and associated Designated Area (to be known as 'Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Area') was approved by the Executive Member for Transport and Planning at his Decision Session on 14 March 2019. See the formal designation of the boundary.

In May 2018 the Minster Precinct Forum informally consulted on issues and options to understand from the public what was important about the Precinct. In May 2019 the Forum informally consulted on the draft plan.

The Minster Precinct Forum formerly consulted on the York Minster Neighbourhood Plan Pre-Submission Draft between 10 January to Midnight 23 February 2020.

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Also see

Neighbourhood Planning

West Offices, Station Rise, York, YO1 6GA

Telephone: 01904 552255