How It Works

Over the last 5 years a small group of volunteers has worked hard to produce a Neighbourhood Plan for Alderley Edge. The group comprises residents, Councillors and local business owners.


It has been hard work. The Plan process has to follow a number of strict rules set down in law. It has to involve a lot of consultation. The group has drawn up questionnaires, analysed the results and held public meetings to find out more about the priorities of the community.


The result of their work is a document that sets out draft policies that the group believes reflect your views.

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What happens next?

The Neighbourhood Plan group has spent a lot of time assessing the results of previous consultations and surveys. It has taken account of data provided by Cheshire East Council and the output from its draft Local Plan. It has used all this to set out some suggested policies covering four areas of village life:

These policies are set out in detail in the full report.