Decision details

Planning Performance and Appeals Update

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Planning and Performance and Appeals Update was presented by the Interim Development Management Team Leader. He informed Members that there had been a significant improvement in planning performance since the last quarter in particular the speed of decision-making which was in excess of Government Targets. However, the quality of decisions relating to major applications, as assessed through the appeal process, was significantly lower than it should be. The Interim Development Management Team Leader outlined the consequences, should the trend continue, of the authority retaining its powers to determine


RESOLVED – That the report and contents of Appendices 1 and 2 to the report be noted.

Publication date: 12/06/2019

Date of decision: 25/04/2019

Decided at meeting: 25/04/2019 - Planning Committee

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