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Surveys and Consultations

We are committed to continually reviewing and improving our services to customers. To inform how do this we will regularly ask our customers and residents to tell us how we are doing and give us their thoughts on how we can improve the services we provide.

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Local Development Plan 2030 Draft Plan Consultations

The draft Plan Strategy was published for a four-week period of pre-consultation running from 28 June 2019 to 25 July 2019. A formal period of public consultation ran from 26 July 2019 to 20 September 2019. 

All representations made to the draft Plan Strategy are open to public inspection during the 8-week period of counter representation. These can be viewed at the Council’s Offices located at Mossley Mill, Newtownabbey and Antrim Civic Centre, Antrim, Monday to Friday between the hours of 8:30am and 5pm.  They also can be viewed here

The period of public consultation for counter representations is 8 weeks beginning on Friday 11 October 2019 and closing at 5pm on Friday 6 December 2019.  Any submissions received after this time will not be considered.

Local Development Plan 2030 Counter Representation Consultation

Draft Disability Action Plan Consultation

Antrim and Newtownabbey PCSP have produced a ‘Draft’ Disability Action Plan which is currently out for public consultation and we welcome comment from your organisation.
The consultation period will run from 30 August 2019 to 22 November 2019 and we would welcome your views on our draft documents.

To view the Draft Disability Action Plan simply click HERE Or To obtain a copy of the ‘draft’ Disability Action Plan or to seek guidance on any aspect of the consultation process, please contact: Partnership Manager, Antrim and Newtownabbey Policing and Community Safety Partnership at the address above. 
Copies of the document are available in hard copy format in the reception areas of both Antrim Civic Centre and Mossley Mill, Newtownabbey and can be made available on request in other formats and languages.
Comments should be submitted, no later than 22 November 2019, to:

Andrew Irwin,
Partnership Manager
Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council
Mossley Mill
BT36 5QA

Corporate Improvement Plan Consultation

Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council is seeking your views on the Corporate Improvement Plan 2019-20 (Draft for consultation)

We have identified seven areas for improvement and the Plan confirms our commitment to making a difference to services and outcomes for the people within our Borough.

It has been aligned with the Community Plan and the draft Corporate Plan 2019-2030 to ensure the Borough of Antrim and Newtownabbey is

‘A Progressive, Smart and Prosperous Borough. Inspired by our People; Driven by Ambition.’


In addition, the Plan includes a range of self-imposed indicators and standards to reflect all 18 Council services. 

A self-assessment report will be published by 30 September 2020, setting out how we performed.

Hard copies and alternative formats are available by contacting the performance improvement team.

How can you help?

Please visit our Consulation Page, review the documents and complete the questionnaire. The consultation will close on 25 April 2019.

Halloween Spooktacular 2019


If you attended the Halloween Spooktacular at The Junction, Antrim on Thursday 24th October 2019, tell us what you thought of the event. Those who complete the survey will be entered into a free Prize Draw for the chance to win a Family Pass to the Enchanted Winter Gardens Event.

Why We Are Consulting

Data collected will be processed according to the Council's GDPR guidelines. Please see the Consultation Privacy Notice below.

How can you help?

Please visit our Consulation Page and complete the questionnaire. The consultation will close on 03 November 2019.

Useful Contacts

James Porter

Performance Improvement Officer

Tel: 028 9034 0088

Email James

Cleanliness of the Borough - Have Your Say

We are continually aiming to improve our services and our facilities and it is important that we know what matters to you. We want our Borough to be somewhere that you enjoy and are proud to live in.

We are delighted to be one of Northern Ireland’s top performing areas for recycling and that is a credit to you for supporting our recycling initiatives.

We want your views, read more here

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