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Porthleven Neighbourhood Development Plan

Porthleven Town Council agreed to develop a Neighbourhood Plan for the area at a Town Council Meeting. This webpage provides you with information on the Porthleven Neighbourhood Development Plan.

Plan Proposal Statutory Consultation - PA20/00008/NDP

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Porthleven Parish Council have submitted their Neighbourhood Plan to Cornwall Council.  This was for their designated Neighbourhood Development Plan Area. Under the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended). 

Cornwall Council is consulting on the plan for the Porthleven Parish area with:

  • residents
  • other interested stakeholders

The Consultation will run between Thursday 10th December until the 18th of February 2021. This is for an extended ten-week period. The statutory consultation has been adapted due to the national Covid-19 crisis. This is also to allow residents more time, taking into account the Christmas period. It takes into consideration the latest Planning Guidance. The guidance is from The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government.

You can comment by emailing You can also search for PA20/00008/NDP in the online planning register.

The plan proposal includes a copy of a map and statement. This identifies the area where the proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan relates to.

  • The following documents can be viewed on Issue Details page:
    • a consultation statement
    • the proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan
    • a statement explaining how the proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan meets the requirements of paragraph 8 of Schedule 4B to the 1990 Act. (The Basic Conditions Statement)
    • a legal compliance report 
    • a legal compliance check
    • a legal complaince decision notice
    • a community actions appendix 

Please contact the Neighbourhood Planning Team if you:

  • are unable to view the document online
  • want to request a hard copy of the neighbourhood plan
  • have any queries

You can email the team at You can also call them on 03001234151.

Please make any representations to the Council by 18th February 2020. You can do this by:

The Head of Planning
Neighbourhood Planning
Cornwall Council
Dolcoath Avenue
TR14 8SX

Porthleven Town Council submitted an application and map to designation their Neighbourhood Area. This was submitted on 18 June 2014. Cornwall Council consulted residents and other interested stakeholders on the designation. The consultation ran between 3 July and 14 August 2014. Copies of the application letter and statement were made available to view during the six week consultation period. The statement explains how the Town Council and Neighbourhood Area met the conditions of Section 61G(2) of the Town And Country Planning Act 1990. Documents were available from Helston One Stop Shop. Copies of the documents are available to download below:

For further information on the Plan please see the Porthleven Neighbourhood Plan website