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Extra Planning Meeting. An extra meeting has been scheduled for Planning Committee on 30 April 2014 10:00 - 17:00 in Council Chamber. Please refer to the Council's Committee Management system for any further information.

UTT/14/0127/FUL Land South of Ongar Road. Ongar Road, Great Dunmow. Revised plans have been received for this application and representations can be submitted until 29 April 2014 via:

1. The Council's online Application and Decision system
2. By email to or
3. By sending a paper copy to Uttlesford District Council London Road Saffron Walden CB11 4ER

All representations MUST include:
1. Application number
2. Name/s of contributor and
3. Full address of contributor
4. Their comments
The Council is unable to accept anonymous representations. An email address would be useful as an addition so that any further correspondence can be sent electronically. 

My Village, My Home
My Village, My Home
Affordable Housing for Uttlesford Families
. A new Rural Community Council of Essex (RCCE) film highlights the crucial role affordable housing plays in securing a sustainable future for our villages. Find out more and watch the 'My Village, My Home' film ►►

Assets of Community Value (Right to Bid). In accordance with the Localism Act 2011 and the Community Right to Bid, Uttlesford District Council is compiling a list of Assets of Community Value. Community groups are invited to nominate assets to be included on the list. Further information can be found on the Assets of Community Value page. 

Contact Planning

  • Telephone: 01799 510510 - The Planning Duty Officer is available Monday to Thursday: 9.30am to 4.00pm and Friday: 9.30am to 3.30pm
  • Email Planning
  • Complete an online enquiry form

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