Breach of Condition Notices
Pendean Sand Quarry OAKLANDS LANE WEST LAVINGTON
Address: Land at Pendean Sand Quarry, Oaklands Lane, West Lavington, Midhurst, West Sussex shown shaded in red on the attached plan.
Name of the issuing authority: SDNPA
The date of issue of the notice: 09/04/15
The date of service of the notice: 09/04/2015
The RELEVANT PLANNING PERMISSION: The relevant planning permission to which this notice relates is the permission granted by the Authority on 4 January 2012 for ‘Proposed backfilling with imported inert waste material to ensure long term stability of quarry faces’ Ref: WSCC/029/10/WL
The BREACH OF CONDITION:. The following condition has not been complied with (relevant part highlighted in bold):
(1) Condition 29 – HGV Numbers, which states:
“Unless otherwise agreed in writing by the South Downs National Park Authority as a non-material minor amendment, no more than 3,750 Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs, more than 7.5 tonnes gross weight) shall enter the site (including Pendean Quarry (as outlined in blue on plan P4.731/16 May 2008)) and no more than 3,750 HGVs shall leave the site during the operating hours in any calendar year. The monthly average of 313 HGVs vehicles entering and 313 HGVs leaving the site during permitted operating hours shall not be exceeded by more than 40% in any calendar month.
The daily average of 14 HGVs entering the site (Monday to Friday) and 14 HGVs leaving the site (Monday to Friday) during permitted hours shall not be exceeded by more than 50%. The daily average of 4 HGVs entering the site on Saturdays and 4 HGVs leaving the site on Saturdays during permitted hours, as controlled by Condition 42, shall not be exceeded by more than 50%. Construction traffic associated with the development hereby approved in to be regarded as over and above the limitations on numbers of vehicles associated with normal working of the site.
Reason: To safeguard the amenities of residents in the locality and to preserve the special qualities of the South Downs National Park.”
WHAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO DO: As the person responsible for the breach of condition specified in paragraph 4 of this notice, you are required to comply with the stated condition by taking the following steps:
- Stop permitting the daily average of 14 HGVs entering the site (Monday to Friday) and 14 HGVs leaving the site (Monday to Friday) during permitted operating hours to be exceeded by more than 50%
Effective Date: 7th May 2015