Agenda and minutes

Planning Sub-Committee &, Planning Committee
Thursday, 16th July, 2020 6.00 pm

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Contact: Michelle Ossei-Gerning
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Items
No. Item

149/20

Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 207 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 2 July 2020 as an accurate record.

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 2 July 2020 be signed as a correct record.

 

150/20

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.

Minutes:

There were no disclosures of a pecuniary interest not already registered.

 

151/20

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:

There was none.

152/20

Development presentations pdf icon PDF 108 KB

To receive the following presentations on a proposed development:

 

There are none.

Minutes:

There were none.

153/20

Planning applications for decision pdf icon PDF 148 KB

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

 

Additional documents:

154/20

20/00404/OUT 5 More Close, Purley CR8 2JN pdf icon PDF 98 KB

Outline application for the consideration of access and layout only in relation to the construction of a part three, part four-storey building comprising nine flats associated vehicle and cycle parking, and refuse provision; following demolition of existing dwelling.

 

Ward: Purley and Woodcote

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Outline application for the consideration of access and layout only in relation to the construction of a part three, part four-storey building comprising nine flats associated vehicle and cycle parking, and refuse provision; following demolition of existing dwelling.

 

Ward: Purley and Woodcote

 

The officers presented details of the planning application and responded to questions for clarification.

 

Mr Mike Blackburn spoke against the application.

 

The Committee deliberated on the application presentation heard before them having heard all the speakers who addressed the Committee, and in turn addressed their view on the matter.

 

Councillor Paul Scott proposed a condition for a green roof.

There was also a condition for the car park management plan to govern which units have access to spaces.

 

The substantive motion to GRANT the application based on the officer’s recommendation was taken to the vote having been proposed by Councillor Paul Scott. This was seconded by Councillor Toni Letts, with the inclusion of the proposed conditions.

 

The substantive motion was carried with six Members voting in favour and four Members voting against.

 

The Committee therefore RESOLVED to GRANT the application for the development of 5 More Close Purley, CR8 2JN.

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19/05394/FUL 60 Welcomes Road, Kenley, CR8 5HD pdf icon PDF 92 KB

Demolition of existing dwelling house, construction of a two-storey building with habitable roof space to accommodate 7 flats to the front and a pair of semidetached, two-storey dwelling houses to the rear of the site; with associated vehicle parking, cycle and bin provision.

 

Ward: Kenley

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Demolition of existing dwelling house, construction of a two-storey building with habitable roof space to accommodate 7 flats to the front and a pair of semidetached, two-storey dwelling houses to the rear of the site; with associated vehicle parking, cycle and bin provision.

 

Ward: Kenley

 

The officers presented details of the planning application and responded to questions for clarification.

 

Mr Richard Mellor spoke on behalf of the agent in support of the application.

 

The Committee deliberated on the application presentation heard before them having heard all the speakers who addressed the Committee, and in turn addressed their view on the matter.

 

There was a condition to the accessibility of the cycle storage, and the CLP condition to require large vehicle layover during construction.

 

The substantive motion to GRANT the application based on the officer’s recommendation was taken to the vote having been proposed by Councillor Paul Scott. This was seconded by Councillor Caragh Skipper, with the inclusion of the proposed conditions.

 

The substantive motion was carried with eight Members voting in favour and two Members voting against.

 

The Committee therefore RESOLVED to GRANT the application for the development of 60 Welcomes Road, Kenley, CR8 5HD.

 

 

At 7:24pm, Councillor Ian Parker left the meeting.

156/20

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.

Minutes:

There were none.

157/20

Other planning matters pdf icon PDF 104 KB

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

158/20

Weekly Planning Decisions pdf icon PDF 73 KB

This report provides a list of cases determined (since the last Planning Committee) providing details of the site and description of development (by Ward), whether the case was determined by officers under delegated powers or by Planning Committee/Sub Committee and the outcome (refusal/approval).

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The report was received for information.

159/20

Planning Appeal Decisions (June 2020) pdf icon PDF 92 KB

This report provides details of town planning appeal outcomes and the range of planning considerations that are being taken into account by the Planning Inspectors, appointed by the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government.

Minutes:

The report was received for information.