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Planning Committee Meeting 12 Dec 2011

Planning Committee Meeting 12 Dec 2011

Location: Cowdray Hall, Midhurst

Date and time: 12 December 2011 10:30 AM

Contact Details:

Richard Shaw

Chief Executive (National Park Officer)

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1. Apologies for absence

2. Declarations of Interest

Members and officers are invited to make any declarations of personal or prejudicial interests that they may have in relation to items on the agenda and are reminded to make any declaration at any stage during the meeting if it then becomes apparent that this may be required when a particular item or issue is considered.

3. Minutes of previous meeting held on 14 November 2011 (Page 1)

4. Urgent Items

To consider any matter on the agenda which the Chairman agrees should be considered as a matter of urgency to due special circumstances.

Development Management

West sussex county council

5. Application No: WSCC/029/10/WL/SDNP

Proposal: Proposed backfilling with imported inert waste material to ensure long term stability of quarry faces

Address: Pendean Sand Quarry, West Lavington

To consider a report by the Director of Planning (Report PC 63/11 Page 7)


Wealden district council

6. Application No:        WD/2011/2137/MEA

Proposal: Erection of five wind turbines, on-site access tracks, temporary site access from A27, site access from Hailsham Road, one site substation and control building, one permanent meteorological mast and on-site underground cabling

Address: Land off Shepham Lane, north of A27, Polegate, BN24 5BT

To consider a report by the Director of Planning (Report PC 64/11 Page 40)

Strategy & policy

7. Winchester Core Strategy

To consider a report by the Director of Planning (Report PC 65/11 Page 48)

8. East Hampshire Core Strategy

To consider a report by the Director of Planning (Report PC 66/11 Page 176)

9. Local Validation List Requirements

To consider a report by the Director of Planning (Report PC 67/11 Page 357)

10. Lewes Conservation Area Modifications

To consider a report by the Director of Planning (Report PC 68/11 Page 363)

To all Members of the Planning Committee:

Alun Alesbury, Ken Bodfish, Neville Harrison, Barbara Holyome

David Jenkins, Tom Jones, Charles Peck,  Andrew Shaxson & Jennifer Gray

Meeting Papers


Public participation

Anyone wishing to speak at the meeting should register their request, using the Registration Form, no later than 24 hours before the meeting. Further information on public speaking and registering as a speaker.

Please note that there is no catering provision for members of the public during meal breaks. However there are cafes, pubs and shops in Midhurst town centre, approximately 5 minutes’ walk away.

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