Statement of Community Involvement

The Statement of Community Involvement (SCI) sets out how and when you can influence new planning documents covering North East Derbyshire and the ways in which you can comment on planning applications, as well as other forms of submissions such as applications for listed building consent.

SCI Update (Consultation Closed)

The Council is updating its Statement of Community Involvement (SCI) to reflect changes in planning legislation, guidance and practice in relation to community involvement in the planning process.

Consultation on the draft SCI took place between 15 February and 29 March 2023. This consultation has now closed.

Thank you for your comments, we will take them into account before adopting the final statement later this year. If you have any questions email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Adopted SCI

The Statement of Community Involvement as adopted on the 28th April 2014, can be downloaded below.