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Welcome to the Chorleywood Residents' Association website

We are the main independent, not-for-profit voice for Chorleywood. When you live in Chorleywood you automatically become a member of the Residents’ Association. Please get in touch with us if you have any matters you’d like to discuss or would like to be involved.

Join us for the Annual CRA Community and AGM on Wednesday 15th May

The Annual CRA Community meeting including the CRA AGM will be held on Wednesday 15 May 2019 at the War Memorial Hall. Doors open at 7:30pm for an 8pm start.

See our 2019 AGM page for more information including the Agenda.

Nomination forms can be obtained by emailing We are looking for keen community minded residents to consider serving on the committee, volunteer help in any other capacity or become a Resident Representative for a vacant spot.

Information about Resident Representative and uncovered roads can be obtained from our Residents Reps page.

This year's speaker will be Daniel Du Gard, the Chorleywood Parish Conservation Ranger. There will be an opportunity to meet with local persons and personalities and wine, soft drinks and snacks will be provided as part of our usual hospitality.

New Local Plan for Three Rivers including Chorleywood

Three Rivers District Council (TRDC) published a Potential Sites Document on Friday 26th October as part ofLocal Plan the creation of a New Local Plan.  This new Local Plan will directly influence planning decisions within TRDC, including Chorleywood, for the next 10-15 years.

25 further sites have been identified across Three Rivers since the consultation was undertaken by the council in December.   Four of these additional sites are in Chorleywood. 

See our Local Plan page for more information about these sites, how the council are going about the planning process, and how you can continue to provide your responses.

CRA 100 Club

If you appreciate the work we do for our residents why not help us financially by joining our 100 Club? Unfortunately our running costs cannot be covered by sponsorship and voluntary donations alone. Membership of the 100 Club is open to all and by setting up a Standing Order with us you not only will be helping us raise much needed funds but you will also be joining in the excitement of winning monthly cash prizes where the odds of winning are quite high! See our 100 Club page for full details.

  • News and e-Newsletters

    Below are the most recent news items featured on our website. You can find them all on our News page or click the highlighted link to see each news item in full. We also produce a regular free e-newsletter. If you would like to subscribe, see our Mailing List page. All we need is your email address which will not be used for any other purpose and you can unsubscribe at any time. An archive of recent e-newsletters can be seen on our e-newsletter archive page.
  • March e-News including Local Plan Update In the March e-Newsletter we feature an important update on the New Local Plan including information about some additional sites and how to make your views known.  You can subscribe to the newsletter in just a few seconds here ... Mailing ListMarch 2019 ContentsTRDC Local Plan UpdateHousing Targets and the Local PlanPost Office problemConsultation on the refurbishment of the Swillett Play Area closes 25th MarchYour Hospital - Your FutureGreat British Spring Clean has startedGovernment consultation on Deposit Return Scheme for drinks containersWelly Walk at Chorleywood House Estate Chorleywood Parish Council Easter Event - 11th April on Chorleywood Common‘Saving the Albatross’ - a talk by Chorleywood and District RSPB Group9 Lives Furniture - a ...
    Posted 23 Mar 2019, 01:11 by Chorleywood Residents' Association
  • TRDC Local Plan Update See the Local Plan page for most recent updates and information.  
    Posted 23 Mar 2019, 01:08 by Chorleywood Residents' Association
  • Housing Targets and the Local Plan You may have recently read in the local press about the controversy over the government's approach to housing targets which has a significant effect on the number of houses required to be built. Earlier this decade, the government commissioned the Office of National Statistics to develop a new standard methodology to calculate current housing targets for each council in the country. This new methodology was adopted by the government in 2016 using 2014 population and housing data as a base. For Three Rivers, this resulted in the target increasing to be 615 new dwellings required each year.In 2018, the housing targets were recalculated using the most recent (2016) data which resulted in an overall reduction in the housing ...
    Posted 23 Mar 2019, 01:05 by Chorleywood Residents' Association
  • Post Office problem As you are all aware our Post Office has been closed since the end of January following a weekend overnight break in. Your Residents Association have been exchanging emails with the CEO Office of Post Office Ltd who have assured us the Post Office and ATM will reopen. However no definite date has been given and CRA are pressing Post Office Ltd hard to do something soon as so many residents and local businesses depend on this facility. We shall keep you all informed as soon as we have any news.In the meantime if you need cash the nearest cash ATMs are the Shell Garage on the Chorleywood Road and close to Tescos at Tudor Parade. Depending on where ...
    Posted 23 Mar 2019, 01:05 by Chorleywood Residents' Association
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About Us

The Chorleywood Residents' Association (Hertfordshire, UK) is a non-party political association that is passionate about maintaining the special character of Chorleywood.  

The work of the Association is championed by the Executive Committee, a dedicated enthusiastic body of volunteers, committed to representing all residents of Chorleywood Parish and campaigning on their behalf.

The Executive Committee is supported in this work by the Resident Representatives and others who distribute items of interest to residents in the road they represent. This may include newsletters, leaflets and surveys.

We hope that this website will be a focal point for the residents of Chorleywood and with your help and support we can become a valuable source of information for the local community.

For more information
see our About Us page.

Fix My Street

Please note that we have been advised by HCC not to use Fix My Street for highways issues, including potholes, but to use their website instead. See this News item.

Currently TRDC encourages the use of Fix My Street, hence the information given below!

We continue to monitor the situation.