Proposals

MCA's application for Cambourne West is an outline application. This means that the application seeks to establish the principle of the development of the site. MCA are seeking planning permission for:

  • Up to 2,350 new homes including affordable and market housing
  • Land for the provision of two new primary school and one secondary school
  • Land for the provision of community and sports facilities
  • Land for the provision of A-A5 retail uses
  • Land for Employment
  • The creation of three new vehilce access points
  • A network of cycle and pedestrian routes
  • Provision of a Sustainable Urban Drainage System (SuDS)
  • Open space and landscaping


  • As part of this application MCA developments have submitted a Illustrative Masterplan which shows one way on which the development could be laid out. Following discussions with SCDC and local stakeholder a number of amendments have been made to the layout of the masterplan. SCDC is currently running a consultation on these proposed changes.