The Kent Downs AONB seeks to help promote positive planning across the AONB to maintain the beauty of the landscape. The pages below provide further information on the AONB's role in national planning, how to get pre-application advice and useful guidance to ensure positive planning.
Detailed boundary map of the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Learn how the Kent Downs AONB responds to national planning policy.
Planning and the Management Plan
Discover the policies for planning in the Kent Downs AONB Management Plan
National Planning Policy Framework
What does the NPPF mean for the Kent Downs AONB?