Grants for the 2015-2018 programme for neighbourhood planning groups to help prepare their plan and Neighbourhood Development Orders are now closed. 2018-2022 programme grant support will open no later than 1 April 2018.

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) shall be continuing the Neighbourhood Planning programme beyond March 2018. You can read about the proposed new programme here.

A formal update on the new Neighbourhood Planning programme is expected shortly.

In the interim, we have been asked by MHCLG to advise all visitors to the My Community site that the new programme is on track to open no later than the 1 April 2018.

Applications for Grant and Technical Support will be available from this date. We will provide a full update here as soon as we have clarification from MHCLG.

When is the application deadline?

Applications for grant for 2017-18 can be submitted until 31 January 2018.

Expenditure through a grant must be completed within six months or before 31 March 2018, whichever falls soonest.

Find out more about the Neighbourhood Planning programme post-March 2018 >>

Frequently asked questions

Got a question? Here are some of the most frequently asked by applicants to the Neighbourhood Planning Grants programme.

FAQs - Neighbourhood Planning