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Strategic Planning

The responsible authority for local planning is West Oxfordshire District Council. You can track current / recent applications via the WODC Planning Search - select Eynsham from the drop-down list of parishes - or sign up for email alerts and be in the know.

The Parish Council responds to large-scale proposals that may affect the village as a whole, such as affordable housing, flood management and gravel extraction - see below. You can generally follow updates and progress via our news page

Oxfordshire County Council - HIF2 A40 Smart Corridor

This is consultation is currently not part of a live planning application.  Closing dated 10 June 2021.  The Council's response can be found here.

Garden Village Outline Planning Application

20/01734/OUT - Outline application with means of access for a mixed-use Garden Village, comprising residential, retail, food and drink, health and community facilities, hotel, class B1, B2 and B8 employment uses, education provision, burial ground, public open space with sports pitches together with ancillary facilities, landscaping and associated infrastructure and works. - Land North Of A40 A40 Section From Barnard Gate To Eynsham Roundabout Eynsham Oxfordshire

The link for this substantial planning application can be found here.  The Parish Council's response is available here.  The Council has been granted an extension in the deadline to respond, to 7 October 2020.  Residents are encouraged to submit their response as soon as possible.  Please also see EPIC's news item for additional information.

Salt Cross Garden Village Area Action Plan (AAP) Examination

West Oxfordshire District Council's AAP webpage can be found here.  The Parish Council's Hearing Statements are available here.

West Eynsham Strategic Development Area (SDA) & Chilbrook Meadows

UPDATE - 20/03379/OUT - Land West of Derrymerrye Farm, Old Witney Road - Outline planning application (with all matters reserved except for access) for residential development together with open space, landscaping, parking and all associated infrastructure and engineering works.  

The link for this application can be found here.  An extension in the deadline to respond was requested, however only a few days was approved. The Council's response is available here.

Curtin & Co held an online public consultation on Friday 5 June 2020 for Jansons Property’s vision for the West Eynsham SDA along with plans for around 160 homes as a first phase at Chilbrook Meadows.  A planning application is anticipated to be submitted towards the end of this summer.  If you haven't responded to the consultation, its not too late.  The recording of the public meeting can be found here or visit their website www.westeynsham.co.uk for further information.

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Current large scale developments - Photographer Eynsham Parish Council

Documents

DateTitle
08/03/2021PDF File - Click to openCurrent large development sites
06/01/2021PDF File - Click to openOCC A40/P&R Planning Application Response
22/10/2020PDF File - Click to openSalt Cross Garden Village Planning Application 20/01734/OUT Response
22/10/2020PDF File - Click to openSalt Cross Garden Village Area Action Plan Response
20/10/2020PDF File - Click to openMHCLG Planning for the Future Consultation
20/10/2020PDF File - Click to openMHCLG Changes to the Planning System Consultation
04/03/2020PDF File - Click to openOCC Minerals & Waste Plan - Consultation Response
25/02/2020PDF File - Click to openMeeting Notes Grosvenor 29 January 2020
11/10/2019PDF File - Click to openOxfordshire Cotswolds Garden Village Area Action Plan AAP – Preferred Options Consultation Response
11/10/2019PDF File - Click to openMeeting Notes Grosvenor 23 September 2019
27/08/2019PDF File - Click to openRobert Jenrick MP Letter
27/08/2019PDF File - Click to openPress Release - Parish Council calls time on County Council Project
15/07/2019PDF File - Click to openA40 Park & Ride - Response to planning application
24/06/2019PDF File - Click to openMeeting Notes Grosvenor 24 June 2019
18/01/2019PDF File - Click to openWest Eynsham SDA Meeting 18 January 2019
10/01/2019PDF File - Click to openA40 Park & Ride (Connecting Oxfordshire) - Consultation Response
20/12/2018PDF File - Click to openMeeting Notes Grosvenor 20 December 2018
12/12/2018PDF File - Click to openMeeting Notes Berkeley 12 December 2018
14/09/2018PDF File - Click to openWest Eynsham SDA - Consultation Response
27/07/2018PDF File - Click to openComplete AAP draft response
12/06/2018PDF File - Click to openEynsham Liaison Meeting 12 June 2018
07/04/2018PDF File - Click to openEynsham Liaison Meeting 4 April 2018
14/12/2017PDF File - Click to openEmerging Local Plan - Consultation Response
16/06/2017PDF File - Click to openWODC Local Plan - Stage 3 Response
19/04/2017PDF File - Click to openStatement on WODC Modified Local Plan
04/01/2017PDF File - Click to openResponse to A40 Bus Lane and Park & Ride Consultation
04/11/2015PDF File - Click to openResponse to A40 Investment Consultation
10/10/2015PDF File - Click to openLand West of Thornbury Road response
16/09/2015PDF File - Click to openWODC Local Plan Examination Response
16/09/2015PDF File - Click to openGravel Consultation Response
10/09/2015PDF File - Click to openLetter to David Cameron
04/06/2015PDF File - Click to openFruitlands Outline Plan Response
05/03/2015PDF File - Click to openLetter to Fruitlands Residents
05/05/2015PDF File - Click to openResponse to Local Plan 2031 consultation
05/05/2015PDF File - Click to openCommunity Infrastructure Levy Response
22/04/2015PDF File - Click to openEynsham Nursery & Plant Centre Response
01/04/2015PDF File - Click to openResponse to LTP 2015-2031 Consultation
25/11/2014PDF File - Click to openMeeting with Gladman Developments
18/09/2014PDF File - Click to openResponse to Local Plan Housing consultation
03/04/2014PDF File - Click to openResponse to Minerals Core Strategy Consultation
05/02/2014PDF File - Click to openDraft Community Infrastructure Levy Response
05/02/2014PDF File - Click to openResponse to Affordable Housing Consultation
04/12/2012PDF File - Click to openResponse to Draft Local Plan consultation
06/11/2012PDF File - Click to openRecreational Funding Report
01/03/2011PDF File - Click to openCore Strategy Response - Fruitlands
01/03/2011PDF File - Click to openCore Strategy Response
04/01/2011PDF File - Click to openSpareacre Lane Planning Brief
14/05/2008PDF File - Click to openNotes on proposals for Eynsham East
01/05/2008PDF File - Click to openEynsham site allocations comment
02/04/2008PDF File - Click to openLetter to Bryant Homes
06/12/2007PDF File - Click to openObjection to sand and gravel extraction
25/11/2006PDF File - Click to openMeeting on East Eynsham development
01/06/2004PDF File - Click to openEynsham Housing Needs Survey
01/05/1994PDF File - Click to openEynsham and Barnard Gate Village Appraisal
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