North Weald Bassett Parish Council


Epping Forest District Council plans to complete a 6 week consultation on their Draft Local Plan on the following dates:

  • 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

An EFDC staffed exhibition will be held on 5th November at North Weald Village Hall between 10am and 2pm to which members of the public are invited to attend.


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).

Village Sign 

Contact Information

Small Map

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

01992 523825

Neighbourhood Plan

Upcoming events

EFDC Draft Local Plan Consultation begins

Monday 31 October 2016

Visit for further information.

Planning Committee Meeting

Monday 07 November 2016

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