Agenda and minutes

Planning Control Committee
Tuesday, 9th October, 2018 7.00 pm

Venue: Peel Room, Bury Town Hall

Contact: Keren Murphy  Democratic Services, Tel: 0161 253 5130, Email:  k.m.murphy@bury.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

PCC.1

Declarations of Interest

Members of the Planning Control Committee are asked to consider whether they have an interest in any of the matters on the Agenda and, if so, to formally declare that interest.

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest made at the meeting.

 

PCC.2

Minutes of the meeting held on 4th September, 2018 pdf icon PDF 55 KB

Minutes:

Delegated decision:

 

That the Minutes of the meeting held on 4th September, 2018 be approved as a correct record and signed by the Chair.

 

PCC.3

Planning Applications pdf icon PDF 9 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

A report from the Development Manager was submitted in relation to the applications for planning permission.  Supplementary information was also submitted in relation to planning application 63006.     

 

The Committee heard representations from applicants and/or objectors in respect of the applications submitted.  This was limited to three minutes for each speaker. 

 

Prior to the Committee meeting, a site visit took place in respect of planning application 63006.

 

Delegated decisions:

 

1.           That the Committee Approve the following applications in accordance with the reasons put forward by the Head of Development Management in the report and supplementary information submitted and subject to the conditions included:-

 

63006  Lower Dickfield Farm, Lower Dickfield, Helmshore Road, Ramsbottom, Bury – Ramsbottom & TottingtonRamsbottom Ward

Conversion of agricultural building to a dwelling with extension and new access

 

Note: The Head of Development Management gave a verbal update to the Officer report presented:

The proposals have been assessed in relation to para. 146 of the NPPF and determines that the proposals represent engineering operations and infrastructure development within the Green Belt. The proposals do maintain the openness of the Green Belt and therefore is appropriate development within the Green Belt. The proposals therefore accord with the National Planning Policy Framework.

 

63144  24A Moreton Drive, Bury – Ramsbottom & TottingtonRamsbottom Ward

Single storey extension at rear

 

PCC.4

Delegated Decisions pdf icon PDF 69 KB

A report from the Head of Development Management on recent delegated planning decisions since the last meeting of the Planning Control Committee.

Minutes:

A report from the Head of Development Manager was submitted listing all recent Planning application decisions made by Officers using delegated powers.

 

Delegated decision:

 

That the report be noted.

 

PCC.5

Planning Appeals pdf icon PDF 180 KB

A report from the Head of Development Management on recent planning appeal decisions since the last meeting of the Planning Control Committee.

Minutes:

A report from the Head of Development Management was submitted listing all recent Planning Appeal decisions since the last meeting of the Planning Control Committee. 

               

Delegated decision:

 

That the report be noted.

 

PCC.6

Planning Enforcement pdf icon PDF 57 KB

A report from the Head of Development Management providing statistical information on Enforcement Activity between 1st April, 2018 and 30th June, 2018.

Minutes:

A report from the Head of Development Management was submitted providing statistical information on Enforcement activity between 1st April, 2018 and 30th June, 2018.

 

Delegated decision:

 

That the report be noted.

 

PCC.7

Tree Preservation Order Confirmation pdf icon PDF 655 KB

A report from the Head of Development Management on the confirmation of a temporary Tree Preservation Order currently made on Crow Lumb Wood, Ramsbottom.

Minutes:

A report from the Head of Development Management was submitted which set out the issues relating upon the current temporary Tree Preservation Order (TPO) designated at Crow Lumb Wood, Ramsbottom.

               

The Committee heard a representation from an objector in respect of the Tree Preservation Order confirmation as detailed in the report.  This was limited to three minutes for the speaker. 

 

Delegated decision:

 

That the Planning Control Committee confirm the extant temporary Tree Preservation Order (No.343) designated as Crow Lumb Wood, Ramsbottom.