Planning Committee
Thursday, 6 June 2019 10.00 a.m.

Venue: District Council Chamber, South Lakeland House, Kendal

Contact: Committee Services 

Note: Registration to speak deadline is 0.01am (one minute past midnight) on the Tuesday prior to the meeting. 

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To receive apologies for absence, if any.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 475 KB

To authorise the Chairman to sign, as a correct record, the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 23 March 2019 (copy attached).


Declarations of Interest

To receive declarations by Members of interests in respect of items on this Agenda.


Members are reminded that, in accordance with the revised Code of Conduct, they are required to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests or other registrable interests which have not already been declared in the Council’s Register of Interests.  (It is a criminal offence not to declare a disclosable pecuniary interest either in the Register or at the meeting.)


Members may, however, also decide, in the interests of clarity and transparency, to declare at this point in the meeting, any such disclosable pecuniary interests which they have already declared in the Register, as well as any other registrable or other interests.


If a Member requires advice on any item involving a possible declaration of interest which could affect his/her ability to speak and/or vote, he/she is advised to contact the Monitoring Officer at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting.


Local Government Act 1972 - Excluded Items

To consider whether the items, if any, in Part II of the Agenda should be considered in the presence of the press and public.


Public Participation

Any member of the public who wishes to ask a question, make representations or present a deputation or petition at this meeting should apply to do so by no later than 0:01am (one minute past midnight) two working days before the meeting.  Information on how to make the application can be obtained by viewing the Council’s Website or by contacting the Committee Services Team on 01539 733333.

(1)        Planning Applications


            Planning applications for which requests to speak have been made.


(2)        Agenda Items


            Agenda items for which requests to speak have been made.


Planning Application No. SL/2018/0925 - Kendal Flood Risk Management Scheme, Kendal, Natland, Skelsmergh and Scalthwaiterigg, Helsington pdf icon PDF 2 MB

To consider the update report on the Kendal Flood Risk Management Scheme Update Report.


(Included for Members of the Committee Part II Appendix which sets out the legal position with regards to the matter.


Note – In accordance with Section 100B(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, copies of this report are excluded from inspection by members of the public as the report contains information as described in Schedule 12A of the Act, as amended by the Local Government (Access to Information) (Variation) Order 2006, as follows:-


- Information in respect of which a claim to legal professional privilege could be maintained in legal proceedings. (Paragraph 5))

Additional documents:


Planning Application SL/2019/0138 - Land to the west of High Sparrowmire and Kettlewell Road, Kendal pdf icon PDF 145 KB

To determine an application for an off-site surface storage basin to help reduce the extent of flooding experienced during times of extreme rainfall to the front of 102 and 104 Low Garth.


Planning Application No. SL/2019/0207 - 27 Kirkstone Close, Kendal pdf icon PDF 115 KB

To determine an application for the construction of a two storey rear extension.

Additional documents:


A Report on Monthly Enforcement Activity pdf icon PDF 155 KB

To consider an update on planning enforcement activity between 1st February and 28 February 2019.


Planning Performance and Appeals Update pdf icon PDF 271 KB

To consider an update on performance measures and recent appeals as at 28 May 2019.


Private Section (exempt reasons under Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended by the Local Government (Access to Information) (Variation) Order 2006, specified by way of paragraph number)

Item No. 6 includes an Appendix which contains confidential information.