The Examiner's report on the Birdham draft neighbourhood plan was issued to Chichester District Council on 23 October 2015. The Examiner has recommended that, provided modifications are made, the Birdham neighbourhood plan could proceed to a referendum.
Birdham Parish Council decided to submit its draft neighbourhood plan to Chichester District Council on 3 November 2014. Chichester then publicised the plan for a consultation that took place between 11 December 2014 and 12 February 2015.
Birdham Parish Council had published their pre-submission draft neighbourhood plan for a previous round of consultation that took place between 9 June 2014 and 12 February 2014.
The application from Birdham Parish Council to be the designated body to produce the neighbourhood development plan was approved by Chichester District Council on 4 December 2012.