Views of Ash from St Nicholas Church Tower.  Photographs taken by Richard Palmer

Welcome to the Parish of Ash (in Dover District)

The next monthly meeting of the Ash Parish Council will be held on Monday 1st October 2018, 7.30pm

at the Library, Ash Village Hall, Queen’s Road, ASH CT3 2BG.



Please click here to see the current and previous minutes and agenda of the Council

Guide to the information on this web-site 

Or use the search facility (at the top right hand corner) if you know what you want to find.

The Parish Council pages have information about your councillors for Ash Parish, Dover District, Kent County Councillors and your local MP.  It also explains how your local council works, when meetings are held and how it differs from the next level of government Dover District Council.  You can also see the Council’s Policies and Procedures, Finance Reports, Annual Budget and the Annual Audit Returns and Right to Inspect Accounts.  Minutes and agenda of the Parish Council monthly meetings are also under this section.

The Ash NDP (Neighbourhood Development Plan) pages have information about events that you can get involved in and what residents have already told the Council about their Vision for Ash.  There is general information about Ash which will be included in the NDP. You can also read what the committee has discussed and what will be taking place at their meetings which you are most welcome to attend.

Local Information takes you to a number of pages about:  Emergency Numbers including the police, the PCSO, Dover Community Safety Unit, UK Power Network (Electricity), Gas & Water Utilities
– where to find local Family History Records held either in Ash or at Canterbury Cathedral.
-local schools and churches, charities and services are listed on Local Services
Local Groups in the parish that meet weekly or monthly from the Brownies to the WI
-all local sports clubs are listed on Sports Groups
-the Doctors’ Surgery services and opening times, other health and welfare services that you may need such as the Chemist are on Welfare Services
-Services Provided by DDC and KCC including problems with roads, street lights, fly tipping, and rights of way (footpaths)
– the  map of the Parish of Ash which is the area covered by the civil Parish Council of Ash and is not the same area as covered by the Church of England Parochial Parish Council of St Nicholas Church.

Planning takes you to pages which show the planning applications that the Parish Council have considered.


Monday 1st October 2018, 7.30pm.  The Library, Ash Village Hall, Queens Road, Ash.

Monday 5th November, 7.30pm. The Library, Ash Village Hall, Queens Road, Ash.

Monday 12th November, 7.30pm. The Library, Ash Village Hall, Queens Road, Ash. Additional meeting on 2019-2020 Budget.

Monday 3rd December, 7.30pm. The Library, Ash Village Hall, Queens Road, Ash.


Residents are welcome to attend.

PLANNING – Monday 24th September, 7.30pm The Library, Ash Village Hall, Queens Road, Ash.

NEIGHBOURHOOD DEVELOPMENT PLAN – Wednesday 17th October, 7.30pm The Library, Ash Village Hall, Queens Road, Ash.


DOV/18/00980 Erection of an agricultural building and formation of new access (4no. existing buildings to be demolished).  Hoaden Court, Hoaden, Ash, CT3 2LG

DOV/18/00956 Removal of Condition 5 of planning permission DO/78/277 – to allow occupation of dwelling other than by agricultural workers (applications under Section 73). Orchard Bungalow, East Street, Ash, CT3 2D

DOV/17/01196 Change of use of land to garden land, extension to garage, creation of parking, soft and hard landscaping and the erection of boundary treatment (retrospective application). Amended plans. Old Hay Barn, Wass Drove, Westmarsh, Ash, CT3 2LW

>DOV/18/00912 Erection of a two storey side extension. Mill Cottage, Poulton Lane, Ash, CT3 2HN.

DOV/18/00884 Variation of condition 2 (approved plans) to allow a porch to be added to approved drawings of planning permission DOV/17/00702 (application under section 73). 90A The Street, Ash, CT3 2AA.

DOV/18/00831 Erection of front and side extension, installation of timber cladding (existing garage and rear side extension to be demolished). Pembroke House, Westmarsh CT3 2LW.

DOV/18/00878 Erection of detached dwelling formation of new vehicular access, parking and associated landscaping. Land adjacent to 57, New Street, Ash, CT3 2BH.





Upper Goldstone Farm House
Cop Street
Tel: 01304 812 121



5 Fairview Road
Elvington, nr Dover
CT15 4EP
Tel: 01304 832 909