Planning Committee
Thursday, 15th August, 2019 7.00 pm

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

Contact: Michelle Ossei-Gerning
020 8726 6000 x84246  Email:

No. Item


Apologies for absence

To receive any apologies for absence from any members of the Committee.


Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 81 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 1 August 2019 as an accurate record.


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.


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.


Development presentations pdf icon PDF 108 KB

To receive the following presentations on a proposed development:


There are none.


Planning applications for decision pdf icon PDF 86 KB

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


Additional documents:


17/01319/FUL Selsdon Goods Yard, Selsdon Road, South Croydon, CR2 0EA pdf icon PDF 260 KB

Erection of single storey workshop buildings for use as a car body repair shop and car storage (use class – sui generis).


Ward: South Croydon

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


19/01837/FUL 78 Higher Drive, Purley, CR8 2HG pdf icon PDF 109 KB

Demolition of existing detached dwelling and erection of a three/four storey building to provide a total of 9 units as well as associated refuse and cycle stores, landscaping, vehicular access and car parking.


Ward: Kenley

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


19/02486/FUL 8 Abbots Lane, Kenley, CR8 5JH pdf icon PDF 98 KB

Demolition of a single-family dwelling and erection of one 3 and 4-storey block containing 6 X 2 bedroom apartments and 3 x 3 bedroom houses with associated access, 11 parking spaces, cycle storage and refuse store.


Ward: Kenley

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


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.


Other planning matters pdf icon PDF 104 KB

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


Planning Appeal Decisions (July 2019) pdf icon PDF 317 KB

This report provides details of town planning appeal outcomes and the range of planning considerations that are being taken into account by the Planning Inspectors, appointed by the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government.


Planning Performance and Weekly Planning Decisions pdf icon PDF 212 KB

This report provides details of the Council’s overall development management performance (over a rolling 12 month period) with monthly statistics.

Additional documents:


Exclusion of the Press & Public

The following motion is to be moved and seconded where it is proposed to exclude the press and public from the remainder of a meeting:


"That, under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act, 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information falling within those paragraphs indicated in Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended."