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Planning Committee 13 February 2020

Planning Committee 13 February 2020

Location: South Downs Centre Hall, Midhurst, GU29 9DH

Date and time: 13 February 2020 10:00am

Contact Details:

Trevor Beattie

Chief Executive (National Park Officer)

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Update Sheet 
Minutes (Unconfirmed)

  1. Apologies for absence
  2. Declaration of interests
  3. Minutes of previous meeting held on 16 January 2020
    Agenda Item 3
  4. Matters arising from the previous meeting minutes
  5. Updates on previous Committee decisions
  6. Urgent matters

Development Management

  1. Chichester District Council – Application No: SDNP/18/03162/FUL
    Eastmead Industrial Estate, Midhurst Road, Lavant, West Sussex.
    Agenda Item 7

Strategy & Policy

  1. East Sussex, South Downs and Brighton & Hove Waste and Minerals Local Plan Review
    Agenda Item 8
    Appendix 1A 
    Appendix 1B
    Appendix 2
    Appendix 3
  2. Update on the progress of the review of the West Sussex Waste Plan
    Agenda Item 9
    Appendix 1
  3. Authority Monitoring Report
    Agenda Item 10
    Appendix 1
  4. South Downs National Park Authority’s (SDNPA) response to the Pre-Submission (Regulation 14) Consultation on the Twyford Neighbourhood Development Plan (TNP)
    Agenda Item 11 – Twyford NDP Reponse
    Appendix 1
    Appendix 2
  5. Enforcement Update
    Agenda Item 12 
  6. Summary of appeal decisions received from 19 September 2019 – 27 January 2020
    Agenda Item 13 

Members’ interests

SDNPA Members have a primary responsibility for ensuring that the Authority furthers the National Park Purposes and Duty. Members regard themselves first and foremost as Members of the Authority, and will act in the best interests of the National Park as a whole, rather than as representatives of their appointing body or any interest groups.

Members are required to declare any disclosable pecuniary interest that is not already entered in the Authority's register of interests, and any personal interest and/or public service interest (as defined in Paragraph 18 of the Authority's Code of Conduct) they may consider relevant to an item of business being considered at the meeting (such disclosure to be made at the commencement of the meeting, or when the interest becomes apparent).

Access to information

If you would like a copy of this agenda in large print or an alternative format/language please contact the Committee Officer on or 01730 814810.

Public participation

Anyone wishing to speak at the meeting should register their request, using the Registration Form, no later than 12 noon on the Monday 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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