Decision Maker: District Planning Committee
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
The Committee considered the report of the Director of Service Delivery providing advice to Members relating to the consideration of planning application 20/00157/FUL Land East of Bradwell Power Station, Downhall Beach, Bradwell-on-Sea.
The report provided background information following consideration of the Planning Application by this Committee at its meeting on 9 July 2020. It was noted that since that meeting the Applicant had submitted a report regarding the need for planning permission and this was attached as Appendix 1 to the report. The Council’s response to this was contained in Appendix 2.
The Lead Specialist Place presented the report and drew Members’ attention to the three Appendices to the report, particularly Appendix 3 which contained Counsel’s opinion. The Specialist – Development Management referred to consultation responses received from Natural England and an ecological consultant regarding protected species within the vicinity of the site.
A lengthy debate ensued during which Members’ reviewed and considered the advice set out in the report and its appendices. In response to concerns and questions raised the Lead Legal Specialist and Monitoring Officer provided further information and clarification.
RESOLVED that the advice set out in the report relating to planning application 20/000157/FUL - Land East of Bradwell Power Station, Downhall Beach, Bradwell-on-Sea be noted and taken into consideration in relation to Agenda Item 9 on the agenda for this meeting.
Publication date: 14/09/2020
Date of decision: 20/08/2020
Decided at meeting: 20/08/2020 - District Planning Committee