Planning Committee 19 January 2017

Location: South Downs Centre Hall, Midhurst

Date and time: 19 January 2017 10:00

Contact Details:

Trevor Beattie

Chief Executive (National Park Officer)

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1. Apologies for absence

2. Declaration of Interests
To enable Members to declare to the meeting any disclosable interest they may have in any matter on the agenda for the meeting.

3. Minutes of previous meeting held on 8 December 2016
To approve as a correct record the minutes of the Planning Committee meeting held on 8 December 2016 (Page 1).

4. Matters arising
To enable any matters arising from the 8 December 2016 Planning Committee minutes that are not covered elsewhere on this agenda to be raised.

5. Updates on previous Committee decisions
To receive any updates on previous Committee decisions.

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



7. Application No: SDNP/16/04494/FUL and SDNP/16/05687/LIS
Proposal: Proposed conversion of Tithe Barn, Monks Walk and the Garage building to form 5 dwellings (net increase of 4 units)
Address: Tithe Barn, Monks Walk and Garages at Buriton Manor, North Lane, Buriton, Petersfield, Hampshire GU31 5RT

To consider a report by the Director of Planning (Report PC01/17 Page 7).

8. Application No. SDNP/15/06484/FUL
Proposal: Residential development comprising 85 dwellings with vehicular access off Heathfield Road and pedestrian/cycle/emergency access off Barnfield Road with landscaping, open space, foul and surface water drainage systems and other engineering works.
Address: Penns Field, Heathfield Road, Petersfield, Hampshire

To consider a report by the Director of Planning (Report PC02/17 Page 37)


9. Quarterly Update on the progress of Neighbourhood Planning
To consider a report by the Director of Planning (Report PC03/17 Page 67).

10. Updated Local Development Scheme
To consider a report by the Director of Planning (Report PC04/17 Page 75).

11. The Joint South Downs National Park Authority, East Sussex County Council and Brighton & Hove City Council Waste and Minerals Sites Plan
To consider a report by the Director of Planning (Report PC05/17 Page 79).

12. To Note the Date and Venue of the next meeting

Meeting Papers

Agenda Item 3
Agenda Item 7
Agenda Item 7 Presentation
Agenda Item 8
Agenda Item 8 Presentation
Agenda Item 9
Agenda Item 10
Agenda Item 11
Agenda Item 11 Appendix 1
Update Sheet
Confirmed Minutes

To all Members of the Planning Committee:
Alun Alesbury (Deputy Chair), Heather Baker, David Coldwell, Neville Harrison (Chair), Barbara Holyome, Doug Jones, Tom Jones, Gary Marsh, Robert Mocatta, Ian Phillips & Amber Thacker.
Ex officio Members (may participate on Policy items but not vote)
Margaret Paren & Norman Dingemans

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 Authority and of the Park, 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).

Public Participation
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