Planning Committee - Wednesday, 8 May 2024 6.30pm

Venue: St George's Centre, Pembroke Road, Chatham Maritime, Chatham ME4 4UH. View directions

Contact: Julie Francis-Beard, Democratic Services Officer 


No. Item


Apologies for absence


Record of meeting pdf icon PDF 228 KB

To approve the record of the meeting held on 10 April 2024.


Urgent matters by reason of special circumstances

The Chairperson will announce any late items which do not appear on the main agenda but which he/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 371 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/24/0154 Land at Chatham Docks Industrial Estate South Side, Three Road, Chatham, Medway, ME4 4SH pdf icon PDF 428 KB

Gillingham North Ward

Outline application with some matters reserved (appearance, landscaping, layout and scale) for demolition and redevelopment of site to provide new waterside business and enterprise campus including access.

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Planning application - MC/23/2527 Lingley House, Elm Avenue, Chattenden, Rochester, Medway ME3 8LZ pdf icon PDF 343 KB

Hoo St Werburgh and High Halstow Ward

Construction of a two storey detached 3 bedroom dwelling, including external works and new vehicular access - resubmission of MC/23/0631.

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Planning application - MC/23/0187 Land at East Hill, Chatham, Kent pdf icon PDF 191 KB

Lordswood and Walderslade Ward

Reserved matters application for Phase 1 (for the construction of 91 residential units including affordable housing together with associated access, parking, landscaping, open space, equipped play, infrastructure and earthworks) pursuant to Outline application MC/19/0765 (APP/A2280/W/21/3280915) - Outline application (with all matters reserved except access) for the erection of up to 800 dwellings with a primary school, supporting retail space of up to 150sqm and a community or nursery facility with an associated road link between North Dane Way and Pear Tree Lane and other road infrastructure, open space and landscaping.

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Planning application - MC/23/2814 Ambulance Station, Star Mill Lane, Darland, Chatham, Medway, ME5 7HE pdf icon PDF 5 MB

Watling Ward

Demolition of the existing buildings, clearance of the site and the creation of 14no. new homes and associated amenity, landscaping, access and parking.

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Planning application - MC/23/2855 5 Ranscombe Farm Cottages, Sundridge Hill, Cuxton, Rochester, Medway, ME2 1LA pdf icon PDF 320 KB

Cuxton, Halling and Riverside Ward

Remodelling of the existing dwelling with construction of a 2 storey side/rear extension; redevelopment of the existing porch; improvements to the existing carport; with associated  landscaping - demolition of existing conservatory, pergola, and porch.

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Performance Report - 1 January to 31 March 2024 pdf icon PDF 433 KB

This report is presented to the Planning Committee informing Members on current planning performance and the Local Plan.  The report covers the period from 1 January to 31 March 2024.


Appeal Decisions - 1 January 2024 to 31 March 2024 pdf icon PDF 193 KB

This report is presented to the Planning Committee informing Members of appeal decisions from 1 January 2024 to 31 March 2024.


Additional Information - Supplementary Agenda Advice Sheet pdf icon PDF 112 KB


Additional Information - Presentation pdf icon PDF 7 MB