Notice of the publication of the Tunbridge Wells Borough Local Plan

Notice of the publication of the Tunbridge Wells Borough Local Plan

Tunbridge Wells Borough Council is carrying out a public consultation on its Pre-Submission Local Plan.

The Local Plan sets out a vision and development strategy, which sets out proposed planning policies, with related site allocations and policies, for future development in the borough up to 2038.

It can be viewed, together with its Sustainability Appraisal, Statement of Representations Procedure, and other supporting documents, on the Borough Council’s website at

It is also available for public inspection, by prior appointment only (by phoning 01892 554056), at Tunbridge Wells Gateway, 8 Grosvenor Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells, TN1 2AB. The Gateway is open from 9am-5pm (Monday to Friday).

There is a ten-week period during which time representations may be made. Only representations made in writing using the standard representation form (including electronically) and received within this period, which runs from 9.00am on 26 March to 5.00pm on 4 June 2021, will be considered.

Representations can be submitted as follows:

1.    Online at

       Watch a video showing you how to make representations online by clicking here

2.    By e-mail to (a downloadable form is available)

3.    By post to Planning Policy, Planning Services, Tunbridge Wells Borough Council, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN1 1RS


Further details are available on the Local Plan pages of the Council’s website, as above. If you have any queries or are seeking assistance, please email or telephone 01892 554056.