Planning Committee
Wednesday, 26 June 2019 6.30pm

Venue: Meeting Room 9 - Level 3, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham ME4 4TR

Contact: Ellen Wright, Democratic Services Officer 

No. Item


Apologies for absence


Record of Joint Meeting of Committees and Record of Meeting pdf icon PDF 201 KB

To approve the Record of the Joint Meeting of Committees held on 22 May 2019 and the Record of the Meeting held on 29 May 2019.

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Urgent matters by reason of special circumstances

The Chairman will announce any late items which do not appear on the main agenda but which she has agreed should be considered by reason of special circumstances to be specified in the report. 


Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests and Other Significant Interests pdf icon PDF 211 KB

Members are invited to disclose any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Other Significant Interests in accordance with the Member Code of Conduct.  Guidance on this is set out in agenda item 4.



Planning application - MC/18/1818 - Plot 1 Anthony's Way, Medway City Estate, Frindsbury, Rochester pdf icon PDF 460 KB

Strood Rural


Construction of retail development (Use Class A1),  trade counter units (Use Class B8) and a drive-thru restaurant together with associated access, servicing and infrastructure works, car parking and landscaping - resubmission of MC/16/1084.

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Planning application - MC/18/3160 - Land off Lower Rainham Road (West of Station Road), Rainham, Gillingham pdf icon PDF 365 KB

Rainham North


Outline planning application with some matters reserved (appearance, landscaping, layout and scale) for up to 64 dwellings (including 25% affordable), planting and landscaping, informal open space, vehicular access point from Lower Rainham Road and associated ancillary works.

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Planning application - MC/18/1595 - Broom Hill Reservoir, Gorse Road, Strood, Rochester pdf icon PDF 174 KB

Strood North


Construction of 4 detached dwellings with associated access and parking together with removal of the existing water reservoirs and infilling with new landscaping.

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Planning application - MC/19/0888 - Stoke Road Business Centre (Land South of Stoke Road) Hoo St Werburgh, Rochester pdf icon PDF 439 KB



Approval of reserved matters application (appearance, landscaping, layout and scale) for outline application  MC/17/4424 for the erection of 200 dwellings (including 25% affordable), parking, publicly accessible open space, play area and associated works on land south of Stoke Road, Hoo St Werburgh.

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Planning application - MC/19/0273 - Garage Block rear of 15 - 17 Doddington Road, Twydall, Gillingham pdf icon PDF 203 KB



Demolition of 26 lock up garages and construction of three 3-bedroom town houses and a block of flats comprising of two 2-bedroom and two 1-bedroom flats with associated parking and refuse storage (resubmission of MC/18/0683) with on-site parking for 13 cars.

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Planning application - MC/19/1002 - 42 Chattenden Lane, Chattenden, Rochester pdf icon PDF 122 KB

Strood Rural


Outline application with all matters reserved for the construction of a new terrace comprising of four x 3 bedroom dwelling houses (demolition of existing property).

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Planning application - MC/19/0575 - 1 Pepys Way, Strood, Rochester pdf icon PDF 224 KB

Strood North


Construction of a two storey extension to side and rear with single storey to front and rear and excavation works to basement level to facilitate 2  three- bedroom duplex flats over ground and basement level and 2 two-bedroomed flats at first floor level; engineering works to facilitate parking to front and rear and associated works.

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Planning application - MC/19/0885 - 25 William Street, Rainham, Gillingham pdf icon PDF 246 KB

Rainham North


Construction of a 3-bedroom detached chalet bungalow with associated parking.


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Planning application - MC/18/3545 - Land adjacent 1 Marshgate Cottages, Main Road, Cooling pdf icon PDF 96 KB



Construction of a two storey 3 bedroom residential dwelling, integral garage and associated parking and amenity space.

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Planning application - MC/ 19/0996 - 314 City Way, Rochester ME1 2BL pdf icon PDF 181 KB

Rochester East


Construction of a hip to gable end loft conversion with dormer to rear and three roof lights to front and a two storey extension to rear - demolition of detached outbuilding to rear.

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Planning application - MC/19/0519 - 8 Oakhurst Close, Walderslade, Chatham pdf icon PDF 140 KB



Retrospective application for the increase in land levels to felicitate construction of a detached outbuilding to rear of garden; and erection of 2m high boundary treatment.

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Performance Report 1 April to 31 March 2019 pdf icon PDF 438 KB

This is the quarterly report informing Members of current planning performance and the Local Plan.


Report on Appeal Decisions 1 January - 31 March 2019 pdf icon PDF 264 KB

This report informs Members of appeal decisions for the period 1 January – 31 March 2019