Issue details

Relocation of KCC Services from Tonbridge Gateway

Re-location of KCC services and commissioned services currently delivered from Tonbridge Gateway.


The KCC services provided from Tonbridge Gateway are:


  • Kent Supported Employment
  • Carers First
  • Life Choice Independent Living
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Sexual Health


This decision relates to the location from which these services are delivered no other changes are proposed. .


Any changes would become effective in April 2017.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than two Electoral Divisions;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Division affected: Malling Central; Malling North; Malling Rural East; Malling Rural North East; Malling West; Tonbridge;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 23/02/2016

Decision due: Not before 31st Oct 2016 by Leader and Cabinet Member for Health Reform

Lead member: Leader and Cabinet Member for Health Reform

Lead director: Rebecca Spore

Department: Strategic & Corporate Services

Contact: Ms Jodie Rose, Project Officer - Live Margate Regeneration 03000 416628 Email:


Between 11th January and 21st February, a public consultation will be held on the future location of the KCC services currently accessed from the Tonbridge Gateway. The consultation will focus on identifying how customers and partners will be impacted if a decision is made to relocate our services from this Gateway in April 2017.


KCC welcomes feedback regarding the possible sites identified in Tonbridge for the potential relocation of services.


The public consultation will include 3 drop in sessions where KCC staff will be in the Gateway to answer questions. These will be held on the following dates;


Wednesday 20th January : 9am – 11am

Tuesday 2nd February : 1pm – 3pm

Monday 15th February : 9am – 11am



Financial implications: Jodie Rose Assistant Project Manager KCC Property & Infrastructure Support Sessions House, Maidstone Tel: 03000 416628 Mobile: 07740 183962 Email: Fax: 01622 694117

Legal implications: 16/00017


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