Name: Latest News and Forthcoming Consultations
Description: The Core Strategy provides a long-term vision for the Borough and a broad framework for development. The Development Management Plan will develop the policies and proposals set out in the Core Strategy and will supplement them. It will establish more detailed requirements and criteria that all developments will need to meet.

Latest News and Forthcoming Consultations

New Data

The 2020 Five Year Housing Supply  PDF, 447.41 KBis now available, demonstrating the council’s deliverable land supply. For wider context, and an update of the outcomes of planning in the Borough, please see the new Annual Monitoring Report PDF, 1805.81 KB.

Local Plan Publication Update

The next, final draft, version of the Local Plan (Publication: Regulation 19) is in preparation. The aim remains to publish the Plan as early in 2021 as possible, subject to full Council. This is also dependent on government proposals to change the planning system and housing targets, and COVID19 work restrictions.  Please visit this webpage again in future for further details.

Public consultation on the 'Preferred Options' document, showing proposed approaches for a new Local Plan, closed February 2020 (see Local Plan Review information).

Stone Neighbourhood Plan

Stone Parish Council has recently submitted the Draft Submission Stone Neighbourhood Plan to Dartford Borough Council. Further details can be found on the Neighbourhood Planning webpage.

Your contact information/ interest in our consultations

It is easy to let us know that you would or would not like to be kept informed of Dartford Planning Policy consultations and updates. Please complete this online form.  Alternatively, another way to let us know you would not like us to have your details (you will no longer be contacted) is to simply email stating so or call 01322 343213 to find out more.

For further information on any these topics please contact Dartford Planning Policy using  Contact the Local Development Framework Team or phone 01322 343213.

Last Updated: 30th November 2020