North Weald Bassett Parish Council


Click HERE to view a copy of the Parish Councils response to the Epping Forest District Council Draft Local Plan.

Epping Forest District Council has begun a 6 week consultation on their Draft Local Plan:

  • START:  31st October 2016

  • END:      12th December 2016

The Draft Local Plan sets out the District Council's Preferred Options in terms of development for the next 17 years.  Details of the Consultation and the Draft Plan can be viewed between the above dates on the District Council's website and following the 'Local Plan' link.  Alternatively, there is a dedicated website at  The Parish Council will be considering its response to the Draft Local Plan at its Parish Council meeting on Monday 5th December 2016, 7.30pm - Click HERE for more information.

Neighbourhood Plan

The Parish Council are in the process of selecting the Steering Group for the Neighbourhood Plan.  Regular updates will be posted.


About the Parish 

The Parish of North Weald Bassett comprises of three villages – North Weald, Thornwood and Hastingwood. It is 3 miles north-east of Epping and 19 miles from London.

The Parish has an area of 2279 hectares, and a population of 6039 people (based on recent figures supplied by Epping Forest District Council).

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Contact Information

Small Map

The Jim Davis Room, North Weald Library, 138 High Road
North Weald
CM16 6BZ

01992 523825

Latest News

Neighbourhood Plan

Upcoming events

EFDC Draft Local Plan Consultation Ends

Monday 12 December 2016

Planning Committee Meeting

Monday 19 December 2016

Planning Committee meeting, 7.00pm, North Weald Library - the press and public are invited to attend