Area Planning Committees consider
and determine, within their respective geographical areas, planning
applications which fall outside the remit of the Strategic Planning
Committee and not delegated to Officers.
Members of the public are
entitled to attend these meetings as observers for all those items
taken in open session.
The Council operates a scheme for public speaking at
planning committee meetings. Normally the following people
can speak at planning committee in relation to any specific
application on the agenda: speaker representing the applicant,
speaker representing the objectors, parish council representative
and local Division councillor. Each speaker has a maximum of
three minutes to put their case. If you wish to register to
speak through this scheme, you must register with the Democratic
Services Officer supporting this meeting by midday, 3 working days before the meeting takes
If you have any queries or
require any further information, please contact the named
Democratic Services Officer supporting this committee.