On 3 March Ashford Borough Council received an application from Charing Parish Council for the designation of a Neighbourhood Area. The area requested to be designated is the entire Parish of Charing. The application and map of the area was open for public consultation for 6 weeks between 18 March and 29 April 2016.
On 31 May, ABC approved the designation of the Charing Neighbourhood Area. A copy of the designation report, Neighbourhood Area application and map, which identifies the area, is attached below.
Neighbourhood Plans are led by the Parish Council and information about them can be found by visiting the Charing Parish Council website.