Planning Committee - Thursday, 18th May, 2023 6.00 pm

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

Contact: Tariq Aniemeka-Bailey
020 8726 6000 x64109  Email:

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Apologies for absence

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


Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 88 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 27 April 2023 as an accurate record.


Disclosure of Interest

Members are invited to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests (DPIs) and other registrable and non-registrable interests they may have in relation to any item(s) of business on today’s agenda.


Urgent Business (if any) pdf icon PDF 88 KB

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:




22/01580/PRE - Royal Russell School, Coombe Lane, Croydon, CR9 5BX pdf icon PDF 192 KB

Demolition of the existing Junior School and replacement on the same site

with a new Junior School, associated outdoor areas and landscaping.


Ward: South Croydon

Additional documents:


Planning applications for decision pdf icon PDF 81 KB

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


22/04130/FUL - 34A, 34B And Rear Of 34 Arkwright Road, CR2 0LL pdf icon PDF 401 KB

Demolition of existing dwellinghouses at 34a and 34b Arkwright Road and the construction of 9 dwellinghouses 3-4 storeys in height together with associated parking, access and landscaping.


Ward: Sanderstead

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 355 KB

Attached is the list of Delegated and Planning Committee/SubCommittee decisions taken between 18 April 2023 and 5 May 2023.


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."