Agenda and decisions

Licensing and Planning Policy Committee
Thursday, 14th November, 2019 7.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber - Epsom Town Hall. View directions

Contact: Sandra Dessent, tel: 01372 732121  email:  sdessent@epsom-ewell.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Question Time

To take any questions from members of the the Public

 

Please note:  Members of the Public are requested to inform the Democratic Servicers Officer before the meeting begins if they wish to ask a verbal question to the Committee.

Decision:

No questions were submitted or were asked at the meeting by members of the public.

2.

Declarations of Interest

Members are asked to declare the existence and nature of any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests in respect of any item of business to be considered at the meeting.

Decision:

No declarations of interest were made by Councillors regarding items on the agenda.

3.

Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 111 KB

The Committee is asked to confirm as a true record the Minutes of the Meetings of the Committee held on 12 and 23 September (attached) and to authorise the Chairman to sign them.


Additional documents:

Decision:

The Minutes of the Meetings of the Licensing and Planning Policy Committee held on 12 and 23 September were agreed and signed by the Chair as a true record, subject to the addition of a reference to the substituted Vice-Chair for the meeting of 23 September.

4.

Statement of Community Involvement 2019 pdf icon PDF 102 KB

The Committee is asked to consider and agree the proposed amendments to the Statement of Community Involvement (SCI) and agree for the Statement to be adopted and published on the Epsom & Ewell Borough Council website along with the adoption statement.

Additional documents:

Decision:

The Committee:

(1)            Agreed the proposed amendments to the Statement of Community Involvement

(2)            Agreed to adopt the Statement of Community Involvement and publish on the Epsom & Ewell website, along with the adoption statement.

5.

Local Plan - Growth and Housing Strategy pdf icon PDF 168 KB

The Committee is asked to consider and agree the Six Principles setting the strategic direction for the new Local Plan Growth Strategy and agree to revisit the Principles in light of further changes to the National Planning Policy Framework or new evidence.

Additional documents:

Decision:

The Committee:

(1)            Agreed the Six Principles setting the strategic direction for Epsom & Ewell’s new Local Plan growth Strategy

(2)            Agreed to revisit the principles in light of any further changes relating to the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) or new evidence coming forward through the Local Plan process