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By Vickie Ford (Clerk) Boughton Malherbe Parish Council

Friday, 28 October 2022


Boughton Malherbe Parish Council Contributor


Maidstone Borough Council (MBC) has published the Regulation 18 version of its Design and Sustainability Development Plan Document, which will seek to set out policies to enhance the quality and sustainability of new development in the borough.

MBC is asking for your views on these and any others you think the DPD will need to cover.

MBC has prepared a series of consultation questions to help frame your feedback. You do not need to answer each question; just answer the ones which are most relevant to you.

The Design and Sustainability Development Plan Document can be viewed and downloaded from the MBC’s website: and is available for inspection at:

  • All libraries in Maidstone Borough during normal opening hours

Please send your comments using the consultation portal

Alternatively, you can complete the response form ( and send it to MBC

  • By email to
  • By post to Strategic Planning, Maidstone Borough Council, Maidstone House, King Street, Maidstone, ME15 6JQ

Consultation opens at 4.00pm on 28th October 2022 and MBC needs to receive your comments no later than 5.00pm on Monday 12th December 2022.

All consultation comments will be made publicly available on the consultation portal ( ) in due course. This is so that interested parties can view all the responses that have been received. Published information will include the comment and responder name. All demographic and contact data will be removed. All data is processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018. The consultation responses will be used to inform the next stages of the Design and Sustainability DPD.

Contact Information

Parish Clerk

Find Boughton Malherbe Parish Council

Rill House, The Street, Ulcombe, Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent, ME17 1DR