Agenda and minutes

Skipton and Ripon Area Constituency Planning Committee - Wednesday, 17th January, 2024 1.00 pm

Venue: Ripon Town Hall

Contact: Vicky Davies  Email: Phone: 07565 620973 or 07542 029870.

No. Item


Apologies for Absence


 Apologies for absence were received from Councillors Robert Heseltine and David Ireton. Councillor Nick Brown substituted for Councillor Ireton.



Minutes for the Meeting held on 5th December 2023 pdf icon PDF 390 KB


The minutes of the meeting held on Tuesday 5th December 2023 were confirmed and signed as an accurate record.



Declarations of Interests

All Members are invited to declare at this point any interests, including the nature of those interests, or lobbying in respect of any items appearing on this agenda.


There were none declared.


ZC23/02361/FUL - Change of use of agricultural field to dog walking field, with associated gravel car parking area at field at Railer Bank, Mickley, North Yorkshire, on behalf of Ms L Furlong pdf icon PDF 621 KB

Report of the Corporate Director – Community Development Services.


The Chairman addressed Members of the Committee and the public present, advising them that a late representation had been received.


The Committee adjourned until 1.15pm to enable officers to discuss the late representation with legal.


On convening, the Committee’s legal advisor advised the Committee that in light of the late representation officers recommended that the application should be deferred to enable officers to fully consider the representations and properly advise the Committee.


Members debated whether the application should be heard or deferred to a later date. 


 The decision:


That planning permission be DEFERRED to enable officers to consider the further representation.


Voting Record


A vote was taken, and the motion was carried:


For Approval 4; Abstentions 2.



Any other items

Any other items which the Chair agrees should be considered as a matter of urgency because of special circumstances.





Date of Next Meeting

Tuesday, 6th February 2024 at 1pm.


6th February 2024, venue to be agreed.