Planning News / Applications

Notice of Planning Meeting

Monday 30th November 2015 @ 7.00pm

As consultees parish councillors will be meeting to consider responses to EHDC Planning Department for the following planning applications;

SDNP/15/05630/LIS   – Church Cottage, Church Road, East Meon

SDNP/15/05469/FUL – Parsonage Barn, Harvesting Lane, East Meon

Full information on these applications can be accessed on  using the link to the SDNP planning portal.

(The meeting is open to the public to observe, but not participate in the councillors’ discussions)


UPDATE – 12/08/2015: We have had several reports of difficulties with using the SDNPA website for sending in objections.  They will be contacted about this today, but in the meantime could we suggest you email with your objection.



A revised planning application to develop The Forge, East Meon has been submitted to South Downs National Park for approval. East Meon Parish Council met to consider the application and has voted unanimously to oppose it. The minutes of this meeting are posted above.

We are drafting a formal objection which will be submitted shortly. In the meantime, we are inviting residents to respond by viewing the application and posting, emailing or sending their comments to South Downs National Park as soon as possible. The current deadline for submissions is 14th August. If this extends we will let you know. – UPDATE: SDNP SHALL NOT BE EXTENDING THE DEADLINE. PLEASE BE SURE TO SUBMIT YOUR COMMENTS BEFORE 14th AUGUST!

To view the revised planning application drawings, be sure to click on the links of 22nd June 2015 marked as ‘BLOCK PLAN’ and ‘PROPOSED PLAN’ via this link.

Comments can be either emailed to South Down National Park Planning Service, posted directly on their planning website page or sent by mail.

To email your comments, please send them to South Downs National Park Planning Service at  The subject of the email should be  – SDNP/13/04878/FUL. Be sure to quote this in your correspondence.

If you wish to post your comment online, please click the following link.

Be advised that if you wish to post a comment online, you will be required to create a user id and Login in order to post your comment. If you have not yet done so, please click this link to create a user id and post your comment

Letters with written comments can be sent to:

South Downs Centre
North Street
West Sussex
GU29 9DH

The reference for the letter should be  – SDNP/13/04878/FUL. Be sure to quote this in your correspondence.