Planning applications can be viewed on SDC web site, visit

Any person wishing to make representations should do so in writing either by email to, via the web site or by post to the Strategic Services Direction, POL Box 183 Argyle Road, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 1GN.  In each case the planning reference number should be quoted and you must give your full name and address.




SDC's Draft Local Plan

Please continue to check this site for updates on the Local Plan.


Sevenoaks District Council has published its DRAFT LOCAL PLAN.

The Local Plan says what can be built and where up to 2035. SDC has prepared a Draft Local Plan that includes proposals for new housing and employment land and improvements to retail and infrastructure. Once finalised, the new Local Plan will be used to assess planning applications in the Sevenoaks District.




If you haven’t already done so, please go online and view the proposals, policies and maps at:



Alternatively, you can pop in to the Parish Council office to view the proposals

Mon-Thursday from 10am-midday.


We are holding our own public meeting to take residents through the proposals:


Crockenhill Parish Council Meeting

Tuesday 21st August at 7pm, in the Village Hall


Sevenoaks District Council is holding a drop-in session where you can meet the Planning Policy Team to find out more about the plan and what is proposed for Swanley and the surrounding areas. We would also encourage residents to attend this session to make your views heard:


Sevenoaks District Council drop-in session

Wednesday 29th August at the Swanley Link, 2-8pm


Please note that the Parish Council's initial response to the Draft Plan ie published below. Please also note that we are keeping an eye on developments and this response may alter slightly as and when new information comes to light so please continue to check the website for updates. Once we have finalised our response, we will post it online and on our village notice board.


The deadline for commenting on the Draft Plan is 5pm on Monday 10th September. You can comment on the proposed sites and/or policies. Please note if you are having difficulty submitting your comments online, please pop in to the Parish Council office w/c 3rd September and the Clerk will assist you in doing so. Alternatively, there is a written comment form that can be submitted. It can be downloaded from the website or you can collect one from the Parish Council office.








Crockenhill Parish Council's working draft response to SDC's Local Plan
CPC draft Response to Local Plan.docx
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