The Parish council is asking for community support to light up the villages, read about the situation with the Christmas lights and the request for help Christmas Lights 2023
The Bounty - Buying the Parish Office
The Parish council currently rents the Bounty from the Scouts, but since 2021 the Parish council have been in discussions with Godstone Scouts about buying the parish office, known as The Bounty. After some delays, due to having to addressing different issues, both parties are now agreed on a purchase price and the transaction is now proceeding. For more information the councils Business Case is available for information using this Link
Surrey County Council Asset Network for Community Groups and Charities
To make it easier for community groups to find out about funding, consultations, Surrey County Council are developing some “asset networks”. Community groups, charities, social enterprises, faith organisations etc can sign up in order to be kept in the loop about grant opportunities, consultations, opportunities to co-design etc and hope this will make it easier to collaborate with the community sector.
Surrey County Council - Rural England Propserity Fund Grant
Grants of up to £50,000 are now available to fund projects that will have a positive impact on businesses and communities in the rural areas of Guildford, Waverley and Tandridge. Active businesses, charities and community groups in these areas can apply for up to 50% of capital costs for projects which create jobs or grow the local rural economy such as farm diversification, food and drink produce, business development, community cafés and shops. Applications can be made at www.surreycc.gov.uk/ruralprosperity
Results of Local District and Parish Elections
S38 Application for a New Path on Godstone Green
Henry Smith Charity
Household Support Fund
Please find information on the government scheme to help ease the financial pressure from the rising cost of living. Residents with low incomes can apply for a small grant from this fund Household support fund - Tandridge District Council
Parish Articles and Letters
Godstone Parish Funding and Work
Car Park Termination of Project Statement
Tandridge District Council Local Plan Examination
For the latest update from the Inspector, information can be found on the Tandridge District Councils website, on the Examination page using this link Local Plan 2033
Surrey Hills AONB Boundary Review
A formal boundary review is currently underway led by Natural England, https://www.surrey-hills-aonb-boundary-review.org/.
Please contact the Clerk if you would like to apply to the Parish Council for a Grant.
Information on the Unitary Authority Proposal
Surrey County Council Letter on Unitary Authority to Secretary of State (June 2020)
Tandridge District Council Letter on Unitary Authority to Secretary of State (June 2020) and attachment
District and Borough Leaders Letter on Unitary Authority to Secretary of State (June 2020)
Committee Terms of Reference are in the Meetings section of the website on each individual Committee page.
Godstone Parish Councils Representations on the Tandridge Local Plan 2033 Regulation 19
Please contact the Clerk for further information.