Agenda and minutes

Planning and Development Committee
Wednesday, 30th January, 2019 6.00 pm

Venue: Bridges Room - Civic Centre

Contact: Helen Conway - Email:  HelenConway@gateshead.gov.uk 

Items
No. Item

PD327

Minutes

The Committee is asked to approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held 9 January 2019 (copy previously circulated).

 

Minutes:

The minutes of the meeting held on 9 January 2019 were approved as a correct record and signed by the Chair.

 

PD328

Declarations of Interest

Members to declare interests in any agenda items

 

Minutes:

Councillor Chris Ord declared and prejudicial and personal interest in Agenda Item 5 Permission in Principle (DC/18/01012/BPIP) as he is Vice Chair of the Friends of Chase Park and removed himself from the meeting, discussion and subsequent voting.

PD329

Planning Applications pdf icon PDF 75 KB

Report of the Service Director, Communities and Environment

Additional documents:

Minutes:

RESOLVED:

i) That the full planning applications and outline applications specified in the appendix to these minutes be granted, refused or referred to the Department for Communities and Local Government or deferred as indicated subject to the conditions, if any, as specified therein and to any other appropriate conditions of a routine or standard nature.

 

 

ii) That the applications granted in accordance with delegated powers be noted.

 

 

PD330

Former Chase Park Depot, Off Rectory Lane, Whickham pdf icon PDF 132 KB

Minutes:

A report was submitted to the Committee seeking approval for a Permission in Principle for Former Chase Park Depot, off Rectory Lane, Whickham.

 

The report had previously been presented to Committee on 9 January 2019 and was deferred for a site visit.

 

RESOLVED –             That Permission in Principle be Granted.

PD331

Enforcement Team Activity pdf icon PDF 67 KB

Report of the Service Director, Communities and Environment

Minutes:

Consideration was given to a report that informed of the progress of enforcement action previously authorised by the Committee. 

 

Councillors asked to be kept updated as much as possible in regard to any enforcement work undertaken within their ward.  A summary of cases was requested over a 6/12 month period to see how case numbers go up or down.

 

RESOLVED:            

 

That the information be noted.

 

PD332

Enforcement Action pdf icon PDF 108 KB

Report of the Service Director, Communities and Environment

Minutes:

Consideration was given to a report that informed of the progress of enforcement action previously authorised by the Committee.

 

The Committee considered that items as requested should be removed from the report as requested.

 

It was reported that there have been several areas where work has been completed or is underway to make improvements following the work of the team.

 

 

RESOLVED:            

 

That the information be noted.

 

PD333

Planning Appeals pdf icon PDF 711 KB

Report of the Service Director, Communities and Environment

Minutes:

There have been three new appeals lodged since the last committee.  There have been two new appeal decisions received since the last Committee, both appeals were dismissed by the inspector.

 

There has also been one appeal cost decision which was dismissed.

 

          RESOLVED -            That the information contained within the report be noted.

PD334

Planning Obligations pdf icon PDF 76 KB

Report of the Service Director, Communities and Environment

Minutes:

Since the last Committee meeting there have been nonew planning obligations.

           

Since the last Committee there have been no new payments received in respect of planning obligations.

 

          RESOLVED -            That the information contained within the report be noted.