Eastry News

Letter from EPC Chairman – DDC local plan

Dover District Local Plan Consultation

Have your say by Friday 9 th December 2022

Dover District Council is responsible for drafting the Local Plan which sets out its vision, and

strategy until 2040. The Local Plan will guide future development for Eastry, setting out land for

housing, the local employment, community facilities and infrastructure and how it will conserve

and enhance the built and natural environment.


I would like to urge you to raise the level of debate and have your say on the Local Plan which will

affect our lovely village of Eastry and in particular give your views on the planned housing



Here’s how to give your opinion.


1. Search online for Dover District Council ‘Local Plan’ or enter this link into your browser


2. Create a username and password to register. You will receive an automated email in order

to activate your account.

3. Click on the ‘Regulation 19 Consultation on the Dover District Local Plan Submission

Document Local Plan’. You will then be prompted to answer a series of questions.

If you have any problems logging in please contact Dover’s Planning Policy Team on 01304 872 244or email localplan@dover.gov.uk

I would love to hear your views on the Local Plan too, if you would like to share these please email

clerk@eastry-pc.gov.uk and remember if you would like help to submit your views online you can

email us, we are here to help you.


Yours sincerely,


Mark Jones,

Chair, Eastry Parish Council



eastry local plan chairman letter 2022