The table (see file below) attached provides information on current and previous planning applications considered by the parish council. The table also includes the decisions made by the principal authority (Wealden District Council).
Details of each application can be found on the Wealden DC website via the link below.
POLLARDS SOLAR FARM (WD/2021/2617/MEA) - At the meeting of the Parish Council held on 7th February 2022, Members objected strongly to this application. There was a unanimous vote against this planning application. Details of the objection are listed below. A 'Stop Pollards Solar Farm' objection leaflet is listed below.
DEANLAND WOOD PARK - the appeal decision relating to this application is listed below (Oct 2021)
Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment (SHELAA) – response from Chalvington with Ripe Parish Council - the file below contains he response from CWRPC. It has been updated on 11th March 2022 to reflect additional sites added by Wealden DC.
- In the evening of the 8th of April, a meeting challenging housing numbers was held with Wealden’s town, parish, and parish meeting councillors (including Chalvington with Ripe). The minutes of the meeting are attached.
- Nusrat Ghani MP (March 2022) asking a ministerial question challenging housing numbers in Wealden and response from Minister – on Parliament live. https://www.parliamentlive.tv/Event/Index/80496cae-0f64-455f-822b-e98fec8d07f9
- Press release (28 Feb 2022) from Wealden District Council pledging to challenge and lobby the Government over unacceptable housing targets. https://www.wealden.gov.uk/news/pledge-made-to-continue-lobbying-government-over-unacceptable-housing-targets/