Fibre to the Premises Supplementary Planning Document

We are consulting on the draft Fibre to the Premises Supplementary Planning Document for the borough.

The SPD provides further guidance on policy EMP6 - Fibre to the Premises within the Ashford Local Plan 2030.

The SPD will be available for public consultation between 6 March 2020 - 1 May 2020 closing at 5 pm.

Please view the draft SPD using the links below and use the response template to respond. If you have any problems uploading a response form or have too many to upload, please email them to


Important update: Due to COVID-19 and closure of the Civic Centre and Libraries, Hard copies of the SPD are not available to view at this time, and all comments should be made using the questionnaire below.

CONTACT: Please call 01233 330229 or email for any enquiries.

Privacy Policy - what happens to my personal details and comments?

Given the statutory status of the SPD, relevant regulations, and the public interest in making information on the SPD consultation available, it is appropriate for us to make a wide range of information and documents available on our website, including the comments you make and questionnaire responses. Conversely, however, there is no wider duty or need to disclose information other than that which is statutory. Your personal information such as address, telephone number and/or email address will not be published. Your information may be retained and used for further consultation and therefore records will be retained permanently. For more information on your rights please see the council’s privacy statement

Ashford Borough Council (ABC) is the data controller for the personal information you provide in this form. ABC’s Data Protection Officer can be contacted at Your information will be used to inform Local Plan consultations and processing is being conducted relying upon the public interest legal basis under the Town and Country Planning Act.


  • Opened
    6 Mar 2020 at 09:00
  • Closed
    1 May 2020 at 17:00