Planning Committee - Wednesday, 13 January 2021 6.30pm

Venue: Virtual Meeting

Contact: Ellen Wright, Democratic Services Officer 


No. Item


Apologies for absence


Record of meeting pdf icon PDF 91 KB

To approve the record of the meeting held on 9 December 2020.


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 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/20/1531 - 4, 16, 20 and 22 High Street, Rainham, Gillingham pdf icon PDF 747 KB

Rainham Central


Demolition of 4 existing properties and redevelopment to form a block of 55 retirement living apartments comprising of 38 one bedroom and 17 two bedroom apartments and 1 guest suite and associated communal facilities, access, car parking and landscaping.

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Planning application - MC/19/0336 - Gibraltar Farm, Ham Lane, Hempstead, Gillingham pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Lordswood and Capstone


Outline Application (with all matters reserved except access) for the erection of up to 450 market and affordable dwellings, nursery and supporting retail space up to 85sqm, with provision of main access to Ham Lane; estate roads; cycle and pedestrian routes; residential and community open space and landscaping; new junction for Lidsing Road/Hempstead Road and realignment and widening of Lidsing Road. Off site related highway works to Westfield Sole Road, Shawstead Road, Hempstead Road, Chapel Lane, Hempstead Valley Drive, Hoath Way roundabout, Hoath Way and M2 Junction 4.


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Planning application - MC/20/2486 - Land adjacent to Cooling Castle Farmhouse and opposite Saint James's Church, Main Road, Cooling ME3 8DQ pdf icon PDF 199 KB



Construction of a detached 3 bedroom dwelling with associated parking (Re-submission of MC/20/1126).

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Planning application - MC/20/1886 - 7-11 Central Parade, Rochester ME1 2LQ pdf icon PDF 752 KB

Rochester East


Construction of external coldrooms with canopied walkway to rear together with the installation to rear of 3 x air conditioning units - demolition of existing outbuilding.

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Chatham Ragged School pdf icon PDF 233 KB

This report sets out the Grade II Listed Building designation for Chatham Ragged School following a successful application by Planning and Conservation Officers.


Additional Information - Supplementary agenda advice sheet pdf icon PDF 729 KB

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