Site Allocations

Site allocation provides an additional layer of protection to those areas that have already been identified in the LLCA as having a low capacity for development. It would be unwise to rely on the LLCA alone to provide enough evidence for an area not to be developed, if a developer were to take a decision […]



\r\n\r\nA great write up in the West Briton this week supporting the great work completed in our landscape Assessment. The next stage is build on this work through site allocation.\r\n\r\nSee the latest on the LLCA and download the full reports.

The Cornwall Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is seeking comments on the 2016 – 2021 Management Plan

The Cornwall Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is seeking comments on the 2016 – 2021 Management Plan. Online Survey for comments is now live. Closing date for comments is Midday on Monday 21st March 2016.\n\nThe Public Consultation Draft is now available for comment via an online survey https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/AONBPLAN. \n\nThe Draft Plan is on the website www.cornwallaonb.org.uk/management-plan. […]

DCLG Grant Application

Fingers crossed.\r\n\r\nDear PNP Team,\r\n\r\nThank you for submitting your grant application to the Neighbourhood Planning and Community Buildings programme on behalf of Porthleven Neighbourhood Plan. This email is to provide you with a brief summary of your application.\r\n\r\nAs the plan progresses support may be requested for a number of potential areas. At this point in time […]

Update on the consultation for Cornwall’s Local Plan

Just to update readers on the current progress of Cornwall’s Local Plan and Consultation on proposed changes to the submitted Cornwall Local Plan Strategic Policies 2010 – 2030\n\nThe Council will be consulting on its proposed changes to the Local Plan between 25th January and 7th March 2016.\n\nIntroduction: The Examination in Public (EiP) of the Cornwall Local […]

Update on the Plan

The local plans officer has calculated 81 as the figure for Porthleven with 30% affordable. The Council in their new policy 3 of the Local Plan explain that the starting point for the distribution of growth will be pro rata to the number of the households in the parish (based on census 2011) excluding commitments […]

Initial Survey Closed

A big thankyou! We have received 662 initial questionnaires returns which is a fantastic result and good indicator of how important Porthleven is to people. We will be holding a feedback event on the 3rd September at St Bartholomew’s Church and I would encourage people to attend to see the results of the initial questionnaire […]