Ingatestone & Fryerning Parish Council have prepared a Neighbourhood Development Plan. The Plan sets out a vision for the future of the parish and planning policies that will be used to determine planning applications locally. The neighbourhood plan was formally submitted to Brentwood Borough Council under Regulation 15 on 17th November 2021 and formally accepted at the 24th November Policy, Resources, and Economic Development (PRED) committee.

Brentwood Borough Council is responsible for consulting on the neighbourhood plan, prior to it being submitted to the Secretary of State for consideration to be made through the examination process.

Please be advised that in accordance with The Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2021 (as amended), Regulation 16, the Council is publishing the above documents for consultation for eight weeks from 16th December 2021 to 10th February 2022.

The following documents have been prepared to support the proposed Ingatestone and Fryerning Neighbourhood Plan:

How do I comment?

The quickest and easiest way to make representations is via our Online Consultation Portal, selecting the ‘Ingatestone & Fryerning Neighbourhood Plan, Regulation 16’ consultation.

Alternatively, a representation form can be downloaded here and responses emailed to  

If you cannot use email, hard copies can be posted to:

IFNP Consultation 2021
Planning Policy Team
Brentwood Borough Council
Town Hall, Ingrave Road
Essex, CM15 8AY

Paper copies of the documents can be viewed at the following locations:

  • Brentwood Borough Council Offices - Town Hall, Ingrave Road, Essex, CM15 8AY
  • Ingatestone Library - High Street, Ingatestone CM4 9EU
  • Ingatestone & Fryerning Parish Council Offices - 2, 4 The Limes, Ingatestone CM4 0BE

Further information

For further information or advice, about the consultation documents and/or process, please contact the Planning Policy Team by email at or by telephone on 01277 312 500