Consultation helps us to stay in touch with what our and residents and customers need and want. This is especially important when we need to make difficult decisions that affect the people of Crawley.

When you take part in a consultation you help us to make good, informed decisions and provide the best service to the town.

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Local Plan Review

We are seeking views on the Crawley Submission draft Local Plan. This is the next stage (known as Regulation 19) in producing a new Local Plan for the borough. The Local Plan is an important document, setting out planning policies to guide development in the borough over the 15-year plan period. The Local Plan: …

Closes 31 March 2021

Conservation areas and locally listed buildings

We are proposing changes to some heritage protections in Crawley and want to hear your views. The changes will affect how we consider development proposals to some areas and buildings. The proposals relate to two types of heritage asset: Conservation areas and locally listed buildings. , We are proposing: …

Closes 31 March 2021

Crawley Community Safety survey 2021-2022

The Safer Crawley Partnership is a statutory partnership that brings together Crawley Borough Council, WSCC, fire and rescue, police, health and probation services to reduce crime and disorder, substance misuse, anti-social behaviour and reduce reoffending. Every year the partnership reviews what it should focus on. …

Closes 11 March 2021

Budget consultation

Like many councils up and down the country, CBC is facing a budget shortfall due to the coronavirus pandemic. The lockdown and subsequent restrictions has meant that the council’s income has significantly reduced, while expenditure on services has increased. This means that CBC has needed to reappraise its services in…

Closed 19 February 2021

Proposed changes to Crawley’s Air Quality Management Area (AQMA)

As part of our air quality management processes, we have reviewed the boundary of our existing Hazelwick AQMA to ensure it remains relevant. As a result of the review, we are proposing that the current AQMA is to be extended to include the Three Bridges area, forming a single extended 'Crawley AQMA'. This will allow a…

Closed 14 February 2021

Private hire vehicle, private hire operator and Hackney Carriage vehicle licence fees 2021/2022

We are proposing changes to our private hire vehicle, private hire operator and Hackney Carriage vehicle licence fees for 2021/2022. To see the proposed changes visit the Taxi licensing fees and charges notice page.

Closed 10 February 2021

Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Standards

We as the Licensing Authority are responsible for licensing more than 780 vehicles, which undertake a large number of local and national journeys.  We also licence approximately 1000 individuals as drivers who must be ‘fit and proper’ to hold a licence as well as a number of private hire operators. On 21July…

Closed 24 December 2020