Agenda and minutes

Planning Sub-Committee
Thursday, 14th February, 2019 9.15 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Katharine Street, Croydon CR0 1NX. View directions

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

Items
No. Item

A11/19

Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 55 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 31 January 2019 as an accurate record.

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 31 January 2019 be signed as a correct record.

A12/19

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.

A13/19

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 were no urgent business.

A14/19

Planning applications for decision pdf icon PDF 86 KB

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

 

A15/19

18/05651/FUL 93 Melfort Road, Thornton Heath, CR7 7RT pdf icon PDF 118 KB

Change of use of 6-bedroom house in multiple occupation (C4) to an 8-bedroom house in multiple occupation (sui generis).

 

Ward: Bensham Manor

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Change of use of 6-bedroom house in multiple occupation (C4) to an 8-bedroom house in multiple occupation (sui generis).

 

Ward: Bensham Manor

 

The officers presented details of the planning application with no questions or clarifications.

 

Mr Roland Symonds, the applicant, spoke in support of the application.

 

Councillor Scott proposed a motion for APPROVAL of the application. Councillor Ali seconded the motion.

 

The motion of approval was put forward to the vote and was carried with all five Members unanimously voting in favour.

 

The Committee therefore RESOLVED to GRANT the application for the development of 93 Melfort Road, Thornton Heath, CR7 7RT.

 

A16/19

18/04316/FUL 1-8 Lancing House, 43 Coombe Road, Croydon pdf icon PDF 111 KB

Use of ground floor garages as Caretaker HUB for Croydon Council, to include staff WC, Kitchenette, clothes store and general storage space.

 

Ward: Fairfield

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

 

Use of ground floor garages as Caretaker HUB for Croydon Council, to include staff WC, Kitchenette, clothes store and general storage space.

 

Ward: Fairfield

 

THIS ITEM WAS WITHDRAWN FROM THE AGENDA AND OFFICERS UNDER DELEGATED AUTHORITY WOULD DETERMINE THE CASE.