The Planning Committee will meet immediately before some Council meetings to discuss planning applications, or whenever else it is deemed necessary.

Here will be posted items of information that relate to planning.


Planning News 



Cllr Marian Elgar (Chairman)

Cllr Iain Robertson (Vice Chairman)

Cllr Martyn Cobb

Cllr Bob Edmond

Cllr Mike Harris

Cllr Alan Williams


Planning Applications at Dover District Council

Residents can register for automated notifications for new applications close to where you live or work and receive automatic updates on current applications. For example, you can register to receive an email alert of a new planning application within 50m of your house.

Residents can view all Planning Applications which are made to Dover District Council and see where the application is on a map. Documents and Plans of any development may be viewed and commented upon electronically.

See ‘Using Public Access for Planning – A guidance note’ at

‘Register for Updates’ at–Decisions/View-Applications.aspx