Parish Plan

Update – at the Town Council Meeting in February 2022, the Council have agreed to re-fresh the Parish Plan to reflect the changing needs of the Town.


The Town Council initiated consultation with local people in December 2016 to discover what they thought about living in Bishop Auckland.  We wanted to know what they liked and what they thought could be improved.

A Parish Plan report, which set out the results of the consultation, together with a number of actions, was accepted by the Town Council in December 2017.  The report is below:

The Town Council’s action plan identifying priorities for the next 3 to 4 years based on the Parish Plan report is below:

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