Wymondham and Edmondthorpe NDP

Policy E2 

Support for New Employment Opportunities

In supporting additional employment opportunities, new development will be required to:

  • Be sited in existing buildings, on areas of previously developed land or within the boundary of planned limits of development for the villages of Wymondham and Edmondthorpe; and

  • Be of a size and scale not adversely affecting the character, infrastructure and environment of the villages themselves and the neighbourhood plan area, including the countryside; and

  • Not involve the loss of dwellings; and

  • Not increase noise levels to an extent that they would unacceptably disturb occupants of nearby residential property; and

  • Not generate severe levels of traffic movement The following types of employment development will be supported:

  • The small-scale expansion of existing employment premises across the Parish;

  • Small-scale new build development on brownfield sites within Wymondham and Edmondthorpe villages.