Our development management department has a number of  decision making delegation schemes for planning applications. Delegation powers are given to the Committee Chairman and/or senior members of planning staff in a system where by some  applications, can be determined without the need to be debated at the Development Management Committee.

Details of the criteria for the different types of planning application can be seen through the links below:

These are larger applications of more than 10 houses or over 1000 sqm of floor space

Proposal of 1 - 9 houses, floor space of less than 1000 sqm

All other applications including: Change of Use, Householder developments, Listed Building consents and all other types of application.