Decision details

Review of the Statement of Community Involvement (SCI)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommend Forward to Council

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To recommend to Council the adoption of the Herefordshire Council’s revised statement of community involvement




a)    The revised Herefordshire Council Statement of Community Involvement at appendix A as amended in line with the table in appendix B be recommended to Council for adoption.


Alternative options considered:

1.     Preparation and adoption of the statement of community involvement (SCI) is a statutory requirement. The continued use of the existing statement of community involvement is an alternative option. However, this is not recommended as it does not give due consideration to times of restricted Government guidelines or changes to internal departmental guidance and updated information about council departments supporting groups of identity.


Contact: Susannah Gilson, Local and neighbourhood planning community engagement officer Email: Tel: 01432383357.

Publication date: 25/11/2021

Date of decision: 25/11/2021

Effective from: 26/11/2021