Agents and Parish Council Information

Wealden District Council Planning and Environmental Services provides various information and guidance documents to assist Planning Agents as well as Parish and Town Council’s.  Updates on planning legislation, procedures and regulations can be found on the pages within this section.

19th February 2020 – Wealden Local Plan.

Wealden District Council formally withdrew its emerging Wealden Local Plan 2019 following its Stage One examination process.

Ashdown Forest Special Protection Area, Special Area of Conservation and Site of Special Scientific Interest

Details on the current situation within the Ashdown Forest and surrounding areas including Briefing Note and further supporting information, following on from the progress on the development of an Interim SANGs mitigation Strategy and in respect of nitrogen deposition and other mitigation and monitoring matters.

This panel is made up of active agents and representatives from the Department who meet quarterly to discuss current Planning matters. The meetings provide a useful forum for agents to air any issues of concern.