Agenda and minutes

Planning Sub-Committee &, Planning Committee
Thursday, 6th August, 2020 6.30 pm

Venue: This meeting is held remotely; to view the meeting, please click here.

Contact: Michelle Ossei-Gerning
020 8726 6000 x84246  Email: michelle.gerning@croydon.gov.uk

Items
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171/20

Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 195 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 30 July 2020 as an accurate record.

[To Follow]

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 30 July 2020 be signed as a correct record.

 

172/20

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.

 

173/20

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.

174/20

Development presentations pdf icon PDF 108 KB

To receive the following presentations on a proposed development:

 

There are none.

Minutes:

There were none.

175/20

Planning applications for decision pdf icon PDF 148 KB

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

 

176/20

20/00534/FUL 2 Barham Road, South Croydon, CR2 6LD pdf icon PDF 124 KB

Demolition of dwelling house and erection of a three storey building with accommodation in the roof consisting of 9 flats with associated car parking, cycle parking, refuse storage and landscaping.

 

Ward: Waddon

 

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Demolition of dwelling house and erection of a three storey building with accommodation in the roof consisting of 9 flats with associated car parking, cycle parking, refuse storage and landscaping.

 

Ward: Waddon

 

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

 

Ms Margaret Scott spoke against the application.

 

Ms Isobel McGeever, the applicant’s agent, spoke in favour of the application.

                                                                                                        

Councillor Robert Canning addressed the Committee, in his capacity as Ward

Councillor, and expressed his concern for 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.

 

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 Pat Clouder.

 

The substantive motion was carried with five Members voting in favour, four Members voting against and one Member abstained their vote.

 

The Committee therefore RESOLVED to GRANT the application for the development of 2 Barham Road, South Croydon, CR2 6LD.

177/20

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.

178/20

Other planning matters pdf icon PDF 104 KB

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

 

There are none.

Minutes:

There were none.