The Planning and Licensing Committee is
responsible for exercising the development control and regulatory
powers and duties of the Council under the Town and Country
Planning Acts (and any Regulations or Orders thereunder) including
considering planning applications. The Committee exercises all the
functions of the licensing authority that relate to the Licensing
Act 2003 and the Gambling Act 2005.
Further information on planning applications
is available on
planning applications online which allows you to view all the
details and comment on applications.
Further information is available on
Licences and licence holders.
The full terms of reference for the Committee
are detailed along with the
Scheme of Delegation for Development Control within the
Council’s Constitution. The
Committee is appointed by the Council in accordance with the
political balance of the Authority.