Planning Committee - Thursday, 26 August 2021 10.00 a.m.

Venue: Assembly Room, Kendal Town Hall, Kendal

Contact: Adam Moffatt  Legal, Governance and Democracy Specialist

No. Item




To receive apologies for absence, if any.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 436 KB

To authorise the Chairman to sign, as a correct record, the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 29 July 2021.


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 item 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/2020/0908 - Porsche Centre, Longpool, Kendal, LA9 6BX pdf icon PDF 768 KB

To consider an application for the demolition of the existing sales garage and redevelopment of the site comprising 55 ‘retirement living apartments’.

Additional documents:


PLANNING APPLICATION NO. SL/2020/0783 (FPA) - Land off Brigsteer Road, Kendal - Update pdf icon PDF 184 KB

To consider an update to the officer’s report which was approved by the 29 July 2021 Planning Committee for the erection of 88 dwellings and associated works on the land off Brigsteer Road, Kendal.

Additional documents:


Planning Performance and Appeals Update pdf icon PDF 253 KB

To consider an update on performance measures and recent appeals between 1April 2021 and 30 June 2021.


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)


A Report on Monthly Enforcement Activity

To consider an update on planning enforcement activity between January and July 2021.