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Development Control Committee 6 July 2011

There will be a meeting of the Development Control Committee in the Boardroom, National Park Office, Murley Moss, Kendal on 6 July 2011 at 10.00 am.

Members of the committee:

Mr W Barr, Mr C Billinge, Mr H Branney, Mrs S E Brown, Mr N Clarkson, Ms J H Cooke, Mrs D A Hall, Mr J M Hayton, Mr J S Holliday, Mr W Jefferson OBE, Mr M S McKinley, Mrs V J C Rees, Mr J G Thompson, 1 vacancy


Part One

1 Appointment of Chairman

2 Apologies

To receive and record apologies from members of the committee who cannot attend.

3 Minutes

To confirm the Minutes of the meeting held on 1 June 2011. 2011_06_01 DCC Minutes (pdf)

4 Appointment of Deputy Chairman

5 Chair’s Announcements

The Chair to announce the fire safety instructions to all attendees.

6 Declarations of Interest

Members should declare any personal or prejudicial interests. These are described in the Code of Conduct adopted by the Authority on 16 July 2007 and in the Authority Handbook.

Standards for England advises that members should state the nature of any prejudicial interest (defined at paragraph 10 of the Code of Conduct) so it can be recorded in the minutes.

7 Public Participation

There are no public questions, petitions or deputations of a general nature relating to the business of the Committee for this meeting.

Planning Applications

8 Site inspections

The Head of Development Management to advise Committee of forthcoming planning applications where Members may wish to conduct a site inspection prior to making their decision in accordance with the Development Control Committee Site Inspection Protocol:

Wednesday 13 July has been set aside for site inspections.

9 Planning Applications with Public Speaking

In accordance with the Policy of Public Speaking at Meetings, details of speakers who have given notice of their intention to make presentations to the Committee will be available at the meeting. The schedule of planning applications will be re-ordered and these applications will be considered first.

10 Schedule of Planning Applications

To consider planning applications as set out in the schedule.

11 Delegated Planning Applications

To note the planning applications determined in accordance with the approved Scheme of Delegation.

2011_07_06 Delegated Decisions (pdf)

12 Application for Lawful Development Certificate

2011_07_06 Lawful Development Certificate, Land at Beckside Farm, Martindale (pdf)

Compliance with Planning Control

13 Delegated Compliance Matters

To note decisions taken on compliance in accordance with the approved Scheme of Delegation.

2011_07_06 Delegated Compliance Matters (pdf)


14 Appeals lodged

To note the following appeals have been lodged.

Proposed extension and alteration, High Side, Blindcrake, Cockermouth
Type of Appeal: Planning

Change of use to allow use of yurt, shed and outbuilding for bed and breakfast/self catering accommodation, Mount Viw, 61 The Headlands, Keswick
Type of Appeal: Planning

Erection of 2 dwellings - planning permission NW786 has been implemented, Land South of Keldwith, Keldwyth Drive, Troutbeck Bridge
Type of Appeal: Planning

Replacement of existing two bedroomed bungalow with four bedroomed family house, Old Smokey, Glenridding
Type of Appeal: Planning

14 units of affordable housing and associated works, Land at Mill Farm, Newby Bridge
Type of Appeal: Planning

Additional reports:

Access to Information - Local Government Act 1972 (As amended)

Agenda and Reports

Anyone can have a copy of the agenda and non-confidential reports before the meeting.  We will also make copies available for people to refer to at the meeting.

Background Papers

Anyone can make arrangements to see the list of background papers at Murley Moss between 9.00 am and 4.30 pm, Monday to Friday. Address details are in Contact Us. We cannot make background papers available for confidential papers.