Planning Committee - Thursday, 8th February, 2024 6.30 pm

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

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

No. Item


Apologies for absence

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


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)

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.


Minutes of the previous meeting

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 11 January 2024 as an accurate record.


Development presentations pdf icon PDF 108 KB

To receive the following presentations on a proposed development:




23/04171/PRE - Spurgeon's College, 189 South Norwood Hill, South Norwood, London, SE25 6DJ pdf icon PDF 186 KB

Mixed use development for redevelopment of the site to provide an

extension to the locally listed building and new education building and

basement to provide purpose built higher education facilities and

extensions to the existing locally listed building and 42 family homes.


Ward: Thornton Heath

Additional documents:


Planning applications for decision pdf icon PDF 81 KB

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

Additional documents:


23/03465/FUL - 34A, 34B And Rear Of 34 Arkwright Road, CR2 0LL pdf icon PDF 107 KB

Demolition of existing dwellinghouses at 34a and 34b Arkwright Road

and the construction of 6 dwellinghouses 3 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:


There are none.


Weekly Planning Decisions pdf icon PDF 237 KB

Attached is the list of Delegated and Planning Committee/Subcommittee decisions taken between 15 January 2024 and 26 January 2024.


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."