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Planning Committee Meeting 12 Jul 2010

Planning Committee Meeting 12 Jul 2010

Location: Capron House, Midhurst

Date and time: 12 July 2010 12:00 PM

Contact Details:

Richard Shaw

Chief Executive (National Park Officer)

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Contact details:
Annie Leathes
Tel: 01730 811144 Email:

A formal meeting of the Planning will be held on Mon, 12 Jul 2010 at 02:00 PM to be held at South Downs Joint Committee Offices, Victorian Barn, Ford

1. Apologies for absence

2. Minutes of previous meeting held on 15 June 2010

3. 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.

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.

5. Public Speaking at Planning Committee
To consider a report by the Interim Head of Planning (Report 4/10)

6. Policy Framework for Considering Planning Applications
To consider a report by the Interim Head of Planning (Report 5/10)

Development Management


7. Application no: 10/01344/COU
Proposal: Change of use of land for the siting of 23 holiday lodge caravans to provide overnight accommodation with reception/office lodge and facilities for ramblers, hardstanding, landscaping and relocated access; and the change of use of land to provide 3 new football pitches (1 adult size, 1 junior size and 1 minipitch) with associated single storey changing room building accessed from existing football club car park.
Address: Land adjacent to Hassocks FC, Brighton Road, Hassocks, West Sussex
To consider a report by the Interim Head of Planning (Report PC6/10)

8. Lewes District Local Development Framework Core Strategy: Issues and emerging options topic Papers
To consider a report by the Interim Head of Planning (Report 7/10)

9. Recent Changes to the Planning System
To consider a report by the Interim Head of Planning (Report 8/10)

10. South Downs National Park Authority – Natural England Planning Protocol
To consider a report by the Interim Head of Planning (Report 9/10)

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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