Agenda and minutes

Planning and Development Committee
Wednesday, 15th January, 2020 10.00 am

Venue: Bridges Room - Civic Centre

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

Items
No. Item

PD448

Minutes

The Committee is asked to approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held 18 December 2019 (copy previously circulated).

 

Minutes:

The minutes of the meeting held on 18 December 2019 were approved as a correct record and signed by the Chair.

 

PD449

Declarations of Interest

Members to declare interests in any agenda items

 

Minutes:

Councillor Sonya Dickie and Councillor Anne Wheeler both declared a personal and prejudicial interest in application DC/19/01207/HHA and removed themselves from the meeting, discussion and subsequent voting.

PD450

Planning Applications pdf icon PDF 136 KB

Report of the Strategic 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.

 

 

PD451

Annual CIL Monitoring Report pdf icon PDF 120 KB

Report of the Strategic Director, Communities and Environment

Minutes:

The Committee received a report updating them on monies received and expended following the introduction of the Gateshead Council Community Infrastructure Levy Charging Schedule. The Committee were advised that the is the second CIL annual report and covers the period from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019.

 

The money raised through the Community Infrastructure Levy will help to pay for infrastructure required as a result of growth in Gateshead, as set out in the Regulation 123 List. This includes primary schools, strategic transport and green infrastructure.

 

The Community Infrastructure Regulations 2010 (as amended) – Regulation 62(4) require a Charging Authority to report for the financial year (1 April 2018-31 March 2019) on:-

 

a)

Total CIL receipt for year - £517,968.12

This is the amount that has been secured through planning applications in chargeable areas which have generated a CIL charge for the past financial year

b)

Total CIL expenditure for year - £0

This relates to the amount expended for the past financial year

c)

Summary details of expenditure

N/A

 

 

Total monies received 1 April 2018 – 31 March 2019

 

Total Neighbourhood Portion received for year

£25,639.42

This relates to the total neighbourhood portion received for the past financial year.

Total CIL received for year

£170,929.48

This relates to the total amount received for the past financial year. This is different to the receipt due to payment triggers not being met.

Total Administration Fee received for year

£8,546.47

This relates to the amount received to which we can use to administer the collection of the CIL charge.

 

 

RESOLVED -  that the information be noted

PD452

Enforcement Team Activity pdf icon PDF 255 KB

Report of the Strategic Director, Communities and Enviornment

Minutes:

The Committee received a report to inform them of the activity of the Enforcement Team since last Committee.

 

The team have received a total of 49 new service requests and have 63 pending prosecutions. The team attended 3 Court Hearings, 1 of which was finalised, resulting in £0 fines and £0 costs.

 

RESOLVED -  That the information be noted

PD453

Enforcement Action pdf icon PDF 230 KB

Report of the Strategic Director, Communities and Environment

Minutes:

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

 

 

RESOLVED:            

 

That the information be noted.

 

PD454

Planning Appeals pdf icon PDF 203 KB

Report of the Strategic Director, Communities and Environment

Minutes:

The Committee received a report advising of new appeals received and to report the decisions of the Secretary of State received during the report period.

 

The Committee were informed that there have been no new appeals lodged since the last committee.

 

The Committee were informed that there have been no new appeal decisions received since the last Committee.

 

The Committee were informed that there had been no appeal cost decisions received since last Committee.

 

RESOLVED -  That the information be noted

PD455

Planning Obligations pdf icon PDF 112 KB

Report of the Strategic Director, Communities and Environment

Minutes:

The Committee were advised that since last Committee there have been no new planning obligations.

 

The Committee were advised that since last Committee there have been np new payments received in respect of planning obligations.

 

RESOLVED -  That the information be noted.