London Borough of Croydon

Neighbourhood planning services & information

  • Neighbourhood planning

    Neighbourhood planning enables local communities to take ownership of the planning and development in their area.

  • Neighbourhood forums

    A community group wanting to achieve neighbourhood forum status can apply through the council - read about the conditions that groups need to meet.

  • Neighbourhood areas

    The 16 'places of Croydon', identified in the core strategy as identified neighbourhoods that will be the areas ideally adopted by prospective neighbourhood forums.

  • Neighbourhood development plans

    Neighbourhood forums are able to write a neighbourhood development plan (NDP) to set out policies and plans for their area - read about what they should include.

  • Neighbourhood development orders

    These documents will grant planning permission for specific types of development in a particular area.

  • Community right to build orders

    These documents will grant planning permission for specific types of development in a particular area.