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Dunnington Parish Council

[UPDATED] 20/01626/FULM - H31 Eastfield Lane - Proposed Housing Development

Close up of the planned development.

1 October 2020:

At an Extraordinary Meeting of the Parish Council on Wednesday 30 September 2020 the following four motions were unanimously agreed:


That the planning application will be opposed by the Parish Council.


That an application for a months extension of time from 28 October 2020 for the Parish Council will be made to CoYC.


That the services of the current planning consultant to the Parish Council will be engaged and that the costs will be agreed at the next Parish Council meeting on 12 October 2020.


That the residents directly affected by the planning application on Eastfield Lane, Holly Tree Croft and Kerver Lane will be canvased by the Parish Council for their views.

If anyone in the Parish wishes to comment on the application to the Parish Council they can do so via the Contact page. or by writing to the Parish Clerk, Julie Bone, at 43 St James Close, Rawcliffe, York, YO30 5WL.

All comments received will be considered when the Parish Council is preparing its own response to the application.

Please note that the closing date for submitting responses to the application is 28 October 2020 and that if the Parish Council is successful in obtaining an extension of time from CoYC this will only apply to the Parish Council.

Do not however just rely on submitting your comments to the Parish Council as these will be included in one response to the application in the name of the Parish Council only. If you feel strongly enough about the application then you need to do so yourself direct to CoYC by 28 October 2020.

If you would like to discuss the matter with the Parish Council please contact the Parish Clerk, the full details can be found at the bottom of each webpage.

21 September 2020:

The above planning application has been submitted by Barratt Homes to erect 78 dwellings on Eastfield Lane.

There are 48 documents on the CoYC planning portal associated with the application including the proposed site layout so it will take some reading. You will find a link to the documents on the Planning Applications page. 

Observations to the application need to be submitted to CoYC by 19 October 2020. 

This proposal is included in the emerging City of York Local Plan and also the Dunnington Parish Council emerging Neighbourhood Plan. The Parish Council is considering their response to the application and a further update will be provided in due course. In the meantime if anyone would like to comment on the application to the Parish Council for any reason please do so via the Contact page. Please note however that you will still need to submit any comments you may want to make on the application direct to CoYC.