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Planning contacts

Map of district split into planning areasThe Planning Services Section is located at the Town Hall, Bank Road, Matlock.  The offices are open:

  • Monday 9am - 5pm;
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm;
  • Wednesday 9:30am - 5pm;
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm;
  • Friday 9am - 5pm.

For general enquiries, including requests for application forms, we can be contacted on 01629 761 336 (Fax 01629 761 368) or by emailing planning@derbyshiredales.gov.uk

 

For more detailed enquiries or to speak to the officer dealing with a specific application it is always advisable to get in touch beforehand to make an appointment as our officers are frequently out of the office. 

 If you live within the Peak District National Park you will need to contact the Peak District National Park Authority for planning and development managment advice.

 

 Development Management Team

Position Name Phone
Development Manager Jon Bradbury 01629 761 336
Principal Planning Officer                 Chris Whitmore 01629 761 336
Senior Planning Officer Helen Frith 01629 761 336
Senior Planning Officer Gareth Griffiths 01629 761 336
Senior Planning Officer Andrew Stock 01629 761 336
Area Planning Officer Andrew Ecclestone 01629 761 336
Planning Technician Gina Huffen 01629 761 336
Enforcement Officer (Mon - Wed only)             Alan James 01629 761 336
Enforcement Officer Bryn Maw 01629 761 336
Conservation and Design Officer Mark Askey 01629 761 336
Arboricultural Officer Sylvia Gray 01629 761 336
Landscape Design Officer Howard Crowe 01629 761 336

 Planning Policy

Position Name Contact Number
Planning Policy Manager                               Mike Hase          01629 761 251
Senior Planning Policy Officer Esther Lindley 01629 761 241
Senior Planning Policy Officer Tanya Rountree 01629 761 241
Planning Policy Officer Claire Francis 01629 761 243
Administrative Assistant Tracy Wilson 01629 761 503