Planning Committee
Thursday, 28th March, 2019 6.30 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Katharine Street, Croydon CR0 1NX. View directions

Contact: Michelle Ossei-Gerning
020 8726 6000 x84246  Email:

No. Item


Apologies for absence

To receive any apologies for absence from any members of the Committee.


Disclosure of Interest

In accordance with the Council’s Code of Conduct and the statutory provisions of the Localism Act, Members and co-opted Members of the Council are reminded that it is a requirement to register disclosable pecuniary interests (DPIs) and gifts and hospitality to the value of which exceeds £50 or multiple gifts and/or instances of hospitality with a cumulative value of £50 or more when received from a single donor within a rolling twelve month period. In addition, Members and co-opted Members are reminded that unless their disclosable pecuniary interest is registered on the register of interests or is the subject of a pending notification to the Monitoring Officer, they are required to disclose those disclosable pecuniary interests at the meeting. This should be done by completing the Disclosure of Interest form and handing it to the Democratic Services representative at the start of the meeting. The Chair will then invite Members to make their disclosure orally at the commencement of Agenda item 3. Completed disclosure forms will be provided to the Monitoring Officer for inclusion on the Register of Members’ Interests.


Urgent Business (if any)

To receive notice of any business not on the agenda which in the opinion of the Chair, by reason of special circumstances, be considered as a matter of urgency.


Development presentations pdf icon PDF 147 KB

To receive the following presentations on a proposed development:


There are none.


Planning applications for decision pdf icon PDF 86 KB

To consider the accompanying reports by the Director of Planning & Strategic Transport:



19/00303/FUL Coombe Lodge Playing Fields, Melville Avenue, South Croydon, CR2 7HY pdf icon PDF 100 KB

Change of use of the site from playing fields (D2) to temporary secondary school (D1) until 31st December 2020 for 360 pupils, with associated erection of a temporary three storey school building, car parking, cycle stands, bin stores, fencing, soft and hard landscaping.


Ward: Croham

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


19/00110/FUL 3 Olden Lane, Purley, CR8 2EH pdf icon PDF 120 KB

Demolition of the existing dwelling and detached garage. Erection of a two/three storey building to provide 8 units with associated parking/access, landscaping, internal refuse and external cycle stores.


Ward: Purley and Woodcote

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


18/06102/FUL 30-38 Addiscombe Road, Croydon, CR0 5PE pdf icon PDF 129 KB

Redevelopment of the site to provide 137 residential units across an 8 and 18 storey building with associated landscaping and access arrangements.


Ward: Addiscombe West

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


Items referred by Planning Sub-Committee

To consider any item(s) referred by a previous meeting of the Planning Sub-Committee to this Committee for consideration and determination:


There are none.


Other planning matters pdf icon PDF 142 KB

To consider the accompanying report by the Director of Planning & Strategic Transport:


There are none.


Exclusion of the Press & Public

The following motion is to be moved and seconded where it is proposed to exclude the press and public from the remainder of a meeting:


"That, under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act, 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information falling within those paragraphs indicated in Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended."