Washington Parish Council is a consultee for planning applications in the parish areas of Horsham District Council (HDC) and tthe South Downs National Park Authority (SDNPA). It does not determine the final decision - this is the statutory responsibility of HDC and the SDNPA and in some cases West Sussex County Council. Please check their websites for details of applications in the parish and guidance for submitting comments:
Parish Council will be considering a consultation response to the
following applications at its next meeting on Monday 6th September 2021,
7.30pm at Washington Village Memorial Hall:
- WSCC/028/21 - Rock Common Quarry, The Hollow, Washington
The continued winning, working and processing of sand from the existing Rock Common Quarry, the importation of inert classified engineering and restoration material, the stockpiling and treating of the imported material, the placement of the imported material within the quarry void and the restoration and landscaping of the quarry
Click here for the planning notification from West Sussex County Council and link for supporting documents and to submit public comments. Documents also linked from the Wiston Estate website at:https://www.rockcommon.com/ which include the site history.
- DC/21/1689 - Land North of 6 Montpelier Cottages Old London Road Washington RH2- 3BN
Outline application for the erection of 6no 3-bed semi-detached dwellings, 3no 2-bed terraced dwellings and provision of 18 car parking spaces with all matters reserved.
The Parish Council will consider its consultation response at the next council meeting on 6th September.
to ongoing Covid meeting restrictions by the Village Hall, up to 6
people only can be safely accommodated in the 'public gallery' for the
meeting. If you wish to attend either as an observer or speak on any of
the above, please contact the Parish Clerk before noon on the day.
Otherwise, you are strongly advised to make representations in writing
to firstname.lastname@example.org before noon on Thursday 2nd September.