Garden Communities - Useful Information & Links

23 January 2019

If you would like to find out more about the Garden Community Prospectus and the Garden Communities proposed in Swale, you can find out on the websites here:

Governent “Garden Communities Prospectus” August 2018

Swale BC “New Garden Communities Prospectus” April 2018

Swale BC “Statement of Housing Land Supply 2016/17” August 2017

Town & Country Planning Association “Understanding Garden Villages – An Introductory Guide”

Emerging Local Plan for Swale – explains how Garden Communities may fit into this plan.


Proposed Garden Communities in Swale:

Highsted Park, Sittingbourne

Land at Bobbing

Duchy of Cornwall Proposal, SE of Faversham

North Street, Faversham/Sheldwich


How do you take part in a planning consultation?

For most of the Local Plan consultations Swale use an online Consultation Portal, where you can:

- View all documents/representations (including other consultee comments)
- Search for comments on a particular topic or policy
- Check your comments have been received and track the outcome
- Be kept informed of updates
- Update personal details.

The Garden Community Schemes will be going out for consultation. Register with the Consultation Portal to be kept informed and have your say:


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