16 Neighbourhood plan area mapThe Council has received an application for a Neighbourhood Plan area from Kirkburton Parish Council. The application only relates to part of the area to include: Kirkheaton (part of the Kirkburton Civil Parish and encompassing the ward of Kirkheaton excluding the areas of Battyeford and Colne Bridge to the North-North East of the ward).

The Council is inviting comments on the neighbourhood area from 14 January 2016 to 26 February 2016 on whether the proposed area represents an appropriate neighbourhood plan area

The application can be viewed here (Kirkburton Neighbourhood Plan Application) and includes a plan of the proposed Neighbourhood Plan area and its justification.

It can also be viewed at:

Civic Centre 3 Reception (Side entrance), Huddersfield 10am till 4pm

Kirkburton Library, Turnshaw Road, Kirkburton, Huddersfield HD8 ORT –Opening times: Monday: 2pm to 6pm, Tuesday: 2pm to 8pm, Wednesday: 10am to 12.30pm, 2pm to 6pm, Thursday: 2pm to 8pm, Friday: 10am to 12.30pm, 2pm to 6pm, Saturday: 10am to 1pm

Kirkheaton Library, Kirkheaton Community Centre, Fields Rise, Kirkheaton, Huddersfield, HD5 OLZ – Opening times: Monday: 2pm to 7pm, Thursday: 2pm to 7pm, Friday: 2pm to 5pm, Saturday: 10.30am to 12.30pm

Representations on whether the proposed area represents an appropriate neighbourhood area should be made by e-mail to: local.development@kirklees.gov.uk or by post to: Richard Hollinson, Planning Policy Group Leader
Kirklees Council, Market Street, PO Box B93, Civic Centre 3, Huddersfield, HD1 2JR