Issue details

Position Statement on Development of Large Scale Solar Arrays

To support the approach taken in the position statement and endorse the document as setting the position of KCC in the assessment of solar arrays and provision of comments to districts. In addition, that support is sought from the Kent Planning Officers Group (KPOG) for the adoption of the document across the districts.


Planning Guidance for the development of large scale ground mounted solar PV systems BRE National Solar Centre


Planning Practice Guidance for Renewable and Low Carbon Energy DCLG July 2013


Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/07/2014

Department: Growth, Environment & Transport

Contact: Andrew Roach, Planning Policy Manager 01622 221618 Email: Tel: 01622 221618.

Consultation process

This is a position statement that will have an impact county wide.

Legal implications: 14/00076