Planning matters


All planning matters for BOXTED are the responsibility of Colchester Borough Council.


BOXTED PARISH COUNCIL - are consultees in the planning process but have no powers to grant or refuse planning applications. This decision is made by Colchester Borough Council who are the Planning Authority for this area.

Most applications submitted to Colchester Borough Council, that fall within the BOXTED Parish Boundaries, will be considered at Boxted monthly parish council meetings where Boxted Council will discuss and agree its response as a consultee to the application. Parish Council comments to each application considered by the Parish Council will be recorded in Parish Council monthly minutes. This response will be forwarded to Colchester Borough Council for their consideration.


Details of Colchester Borough Council's Application process including details of how they make decisions can be found on their own website page as detailed below :


Full details of each application (including Parish Council comments) can be found by clicking on the link below.;jsessionid=1D922D9DD2F2EEC2965973A021962460?address=BOXTED&appType=Planning&action3=Search