Confused about the difference between the Neighbourhood  Forum and the Community Association?

Item of Community Interest

Burpham Community Association

Burpham Neighbourhood Forum

Available to all the community

Yes

Yes

Brown field sites

Planning Apps

Future use

Community Halls

Yes

Provision of for the future

Flooding

Yes actual occurrences

Storage and Flow

Green Belt

Cleanliness

Retention and future use

Green Spaces

Cleanliness

Retention of areas

Land Allocation (SHLAA)

No

Yes

Litter

Yes

No

Now – this year

Yes

No

Parking in Bad places

Yes

No

Planning applications

Yes

Yes – has statutory say

Politics

No

No

Recreation

Yes

Future facilities

Refuse

Yes

Future disposal

Religion

0

Future Needs

Road Design

No

Yes – Statutory say

Roads Conditions

Yes

No

The Next 20 years

No

Yes

Water Courses

Yes

Future need

Like a guessing the length of a piece of string or how many beans in the pot - this list could be argued until the cows come home, but provides a very rough guide to the differences and terms of reference the two voluntary organisations work under