Photographs taken by Richard Palmer and Andrew Wilkinson


Welcome to the Parish of Ash (in Dover District)

 The next monthly meeting of the Ash Parish Council will be held on Monday 2nd December 2019, 7.30pm

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


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

Ash Neighbourhood Development Plan Reg 14 Consultation

 Closing date  Monday 23 December 2019 

 Comments to

Find out about the Draft Plan and Policies. 

Go to Ash NDP Evidence Documents

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.


Residents are very welcome to attend.

Monday 4th November, 7.30pm. The Library, Ash Village Hall, Queens Road, Ash CT3 2BG

Monday 2nd December, 7.30pm. The Library, Ash Village Hall, Queens Road, Ash CT3 2BG


Monday 6th January, 7.30pm. The Library, Ash Village Hall, Queens Road, Ash CT3 2BG

Monday 3rd February, 7.30pm. The Library, Ash Village Hall, Queens Road, Ash CT3 2BG



Residents are very welcome to attend. All meetings start at 7.30pm and are held in the Library, Ash Village Hall, Queens Road, Ash CT3 2LB

PLANNING COMMITTEE – Monday 24th June (this will be a full Council meeting and will take the planning applications received to date),  22nd July (postponed until Monday 29th July). 23rd September, 28th October, 25th November. No meeting in December.

NDP COMMITTEE – Wednesday 15th May, 19th June, 17th July, 12th August (note change of date), 18th September, 16th October, 20th November, 18th December.

PLANNING APPLICATION  considered at the Ash Parish Council meeting on Monday 4th November 2019

19/01243  Erection of a detached dwelling with associated parking and vehicular access. Three Chimneys, Moat Lane, Ash CT3 2DG




Owl Oast
Ash nr Canterbury
Tel: 01304 832 909



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