Committee details

Planning and Environmental Protection Committee

Purpose of committee

The Planning and Environmental Protection Committee decides planning applications for building development, including new homes, commercial buildings, alterations and change of use, where permission is not granted under delegated authority.  There is also an enforcement function, where breaches of planning control are referred to the committee. A public speaking scheme is in operation.


If you wish to register to speak in support of, or in objection to an application, please contact Karen Dunleavy (452233) before 12.00pm on the Friday prior to the meeting.


The Committee’s speaking scheme can be found at the following link at Paragraph 2.6.5:


Part 3, Delegations Section 2 - Regulatory Committee Functions





Contact information

Support officer: Democratic Services Email:, Tel: 01733 747474. Email:

Phone: 01733 747474