Planning Committee
Thursday, 21st January, 2021 6.00 pm

Venue: This meeting is held remotely; to view the meeting, please click here.

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.


Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 234 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 17 December 2020 as an accurate record.

[To Follow]


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 108 KB

To receive the following presentations on a proposed development:


There are none.


Planning applications for decision pdf icon PDF 148 KB

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


Additional documents:


19/03279/FUL Land R/O The Shirley Inn Public House, 158 Wickham Rd pdf icon PDF 121 KB

Erection of a residential development of two detached three storey buildings comprising a total of 6 flats (2x1bed, 2x2bed, 2x3bed), provision of refuse and cycle storage, hard and soft landscaping and provision of two parking spaces.


Ward: Shirley North

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


20/02074/FUL Sycamores, Kenley Lane, Kenley, CR8 5DF pdf icon PDF 123 KB

Demolition of existing single dwelling and construction of a building comprising 9 flats, associated vehicle and cycle parking, refuse storage and hard and soft landscaping.


Ward: Kenley

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


19/04067/FUL 27-29 Biddulph Road, South Croydon, CR2 6QB pdf icon PDF 126 KB

Demolition of the existing properties and erection of a building up to four storey's including 26 no. apartments with associated landscaping, car parking, bin and cycle storage. (Amended description).


Ward:Purley Oaks and Riddlesdown

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


20/02305/FUL Crown Point, Beulah Hill pdf icon PDF 116 KB

Erection of part four/part five storey building comprising 7 flats, and erection of four storey building comprising 2 townhouses, provision of associated off-street parking spaces, cycle storage, and refuse storage.


Ward: Crystal Palace and Upper Norwood

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


20/03107/FUL Homestead, Gibsons Hill, Norbury, London, SW16 3ER pdf icon PDF 126 KB

Demolition of existing dwelling and erection of a 3-storey block of 9 apartments including accommodation in the roof space together with associated parking and landscaping.


Ward: Norbury

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


20/05200/FUL 11 Hartley Old Road, Purley, CR8 4HH pdf icon PDF 98 KB

Demolition of single-family dwellinghouse and erection of 1x three-storey block containing 3x 2-bedroom flats and 4x 3-bedroom flats; and 2x 4-bedroom semi-detached houses with associated access, car parking, cycle and refuse storage.


Ward:Purley and Woodcote

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 104 KB

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


Weekly Planning Decisions pdf icon PDF 429 KB

Attached is the list of Delegated and Planning Committee/Sub-Committee decisions taken between 7 December 2020 and 8 January 2021.


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."