Hunston Parish Council has been working on the Neighbourhood Plan since October 2018 and has reached its next major milestone.

Publication of the Hunston Neighbourhood Development Plan 2019-2037

The Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (Regulation 16)

Hunston Parish Council as the qualifying body has prepared a neighbourhood development plan, entitled Hunston Neighbourhood Development Plan 2019-2037, for their parish with the help of the local community.  The plan sets out a vision for the future of the parish and planning policies which will be used to determine planning applications locally.

Copies of the Hunston Neighbourhood Development Plan 2019-2037 and supporting documentation are available to view as shown below:

  1. All documents are available on the CDC website and, in the first instance, people are encouraged to access the documents online under the entry for Hunston.
  2. A copy of the documents will be made available by Hunston Parish Council by contacting the Clerk by phone on 01243 789039 or by email .
  3. A copy of the documents can be sent by contacting the CDC customer service team by phone on 01243 785166 or by email
  4. A copy of all the documents will be made available at the CDC offices at East Pallant House and will be available to view on request through making an appointment by contacting the customer service team 01243 785166 or by email

The period for submission of representations will run from Thursday 15 July until Thursday 9 September 2021. Representations should arrive no later than 5.00pm on 9 September 2021.  All representations received will be available to view publicly.

To make representations:

  • Response forms can be downloaded and filled in electronically by visiting Printed copies are available on request from Chichester District Council and Hunston Parish Council Clerk as indicated above.

Completed response forms should be sent to:

All comments will be publicly available and identifiable by name and (where applicable) organisation. Please note that any other personal information will be processed by Chichester District Council in line with the principles and rights set out in the General Data Protection Regulation 2016 (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018, which cover such things as why and for how long we use, keep and look after your personal data.

Please note that any representations may include a request to be notified of the local planning authority’s decision under Regulation 19 in relation to the neighbourhood development plan.