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Environment, planning and building control

Environment, planning and building control
  • Borough Map

    Planning Homepage

    This is where you will find information about planning policy, applications, enforcement and advice. 

  • Globe

    Environmental health

    Services that help to make sure that the food people eat is safe, the air they breathe is clean, their workplaces are safe and the houses they live in are in good condition. 

  • Green Refuse Bin

    Recycling rubbish and waste

    Information about Dartford's household waste collection, recycling services and other related services

  • House plan

    Building control

    Services to ensure the safe construction and condition of all types of buildings in Dartford

  • Magnifying Glass

    Local land charge searches

    A Local Authority Search is usually requested by a solicitor as part of the property purchase process and lets the purchaser know important information about the property and any restrictions and permissions that apply.

  • Smoke Pollution

    Pollution

    Air quality, Noise, Contaminated Land, Prescribed Processes

  • Construction site

    Regeneration

    Life is changing in Dartford as a wave of exciting projects hit the borough

  • Image of Dartford High Street

    Town centre management

    Dartford Borough Council, backed by over £20 million of government funding, is committed to regenerating the town centre over the next 10 years

  • Green energy saving lightbulb

    Energy efficiency and conservation

    Help and advice on how to use energy efficiently and keep your energy bills under control.

  • emergency phone

    Emergencies

    Emergency Planning and Business Continuity

  • Manor Gatehouse historic building

    Conservation

    A Conservation Area is an area  identified as having special architectural or historic interest that should be protected. 

  • Road Name Sign

    Street naming and numbering

    Information about to apply for changes to or new street names and numbers

  • Horse

    Animal welfare

    The Council issues licences to animal establishments within the Borough and can therefore act on concerns for over animal welfare within these establishments.