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About Development Management

Page last updated at 01 November 2016 at 11:00

About Development Management   

Contact Us

You can contact the department directly using the email addresses given below:

Contact Planning by email at: planning@eastleigh.gov.uk  

or Planning Enforcement:  enforcements@eastleigh.gov.uk 

Alternatively you can visit us or write to us at:

Development Management Unit, Eastleigh Borough Council, Eastleigh House, Upper Market Street, Eastleigh SO50 9YN
Our opening hours are:   Monday to Friday - 8.30 am to 5.00 pm.

Who's Who in Development Management (Planning Teams)

The Development Management Unit is divided into 3 teams presided over by the Unit Head, these teams, as well as the staff within them are listed below alongside a brief description of what each team is responsible for:

Unit Head
Louise O'Driscoll  -  Head of Development Management   Tel: 023 8068 8248
Geographical Team dealing with applications across the Borough:
Steve Nangreave  - Team Leader/Principal Planning Officer - Tel: 023 8068 8254
Gary Osmond  - Assistant Team Leader/Senior Planning Officer - Tel: 023 8068 8490
Jagdeep Birk - Planning Officer - Tel: 023 8068 8123
Angela Rainger  -  Planning Technician - Tel: 023 8068 8258
Debbie Ames (p/t)  -  Planning Technician Tel: 023 8068 8429 (Mon,Tues,& Thurs am) 
Clare Martin (p/t) -  Planning Officer - Tel: 023 8068 8256 (Tues - Fri 8.30 - 3)
Rosie Rivers (p/t) Planning Officer - Tel: 023 80683837
Mark Taylor - Planning Officer - Tel: 023 80688310
Julie Wellstead (p/t) - Planning Technician -Tel: 023 8068 8350 (Mon am, Tues, Thurs)
Sarah Douglas (p/t) - Planning Technician - Tel: 023 8068 8350 (Mon pm, Wed, Fri )
Siobhan Strand  - Planning Technician -Tel: 023 8068 8428
Major Applications Team dealing with major development schemes across the Borough:
Dawn Errington  (p/t) - Team Leader/Principal Planning Officer - Tel: 023 8068 8260
(Mon & Wed 9 - 3, Tues & Thurs 9 - 5)
Andy Grandfield  - Principal Planning Officer - Tel: 023 8068 8267
Liz Harrison - Principal Planning Officer - Tel: 023 8068 8284
Kitty Budden - Senior Planning Officer - Tel:023 8068 8266
Tracy Payne - Senior Planning Officer - Tel: 023 8068 3346 (Mon, Tues, Wed-Fri 9.30-2.30)
David Huckfield - Senior Planning Officer - Tel: 023 8068 8811
Lisa Radford - Planning Technician - Tel 023 8068 8118
Claire Campbell-Best (p/t) - Planning Technician - Tel 023 8068 8117 (Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri)

Phil Wiseman - Senior Monitoring & Enforcement Officer - Tel: 023 80688448
Madelaine Clavey - Monitoring & Enforcement Officer - Tel: 023 80683859
Chris Hutchings - Monitoring & Enforcement Officer - Tel: 023 80688180

Customer Suggestions 

We are committed to providing a high quality, efficient and friendly planning service.  If you feel that we have not met our aims and objectives, or if you have any comments or suggestions about our service, we would like to hear from you.  Please e-mail your comments to: planning@eastleigh.gov.uk or write to us at Development Management,  Eastleigh Borough Council, Eastleigh House, Upper Market Street, Eastleigh, SO50 9YN.
Whilst we cannot give an individual reply to each suggestion, please be assured that we will fully consider each comment raised and, where possible, our procedures and targets will be amended to reflect them.


If you are unhappy with our service

We are always keen to provide the best possible service for our customers.  However, sometimes we may not live up to your expectations, so we have set up a procedure to assist you if you wish to make a complaint.  The procedure will help to ensure that your complaint is fully investigated and is dealt with fairly and as quickly as possible.  It will also help us to take the right action to improve our service to customers.  Please use the complaints procedure if you feel that:

We have given inaccurate, misleading or confusing advice
We have not followed our procedures, or have failed to meet our standards
A member of staff has been discourteous in any way

Council's 'Compliments, Complaints and Comments' procedure

Planning Enforcement

We would like to stress that this complaints procedure should not be used to report possible breaches of planning control, for example:
The unauthorised change of use of a property, for example to an office, a business, or for car repairs
The felling of a preserved tree
Unauthorised works to a Listed Building
Displaying of a sign without advertisement consent
Compliance with planning conditions
In these instances you should contact the Enforcement section of the planning  team via this online form