Agenda and minutes

Planning Sub-Committee A
Wednesday 8 July 2020 6.30 pm

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No. Item


Introduction and welcome




Confirmation of voting members


Disclosure of Members' interests and dispensations


Items of business that the Chair deems urgent

    The chair to advise whether they have agreed to any item of urgent business being admitted to the agenda.


    The chair gave notice of the following additional papers circulated prior to the meeting:


    • Addendum report relating to item 7.1 – development management item
    • Members’ pack.






Development land between 59 and 61 Rye Hill Park, London SE15

    Supporting documents:


    Planning application number:19/AP/0480




    Redevelopment of vacant site to provide enhanced public open space and the construction of a 6 storey building to provide up to 10 affordable dwellings (4 x social rent, 6 x shared ownership).


    The chair informed the meeting that an email by the applicant had been received by members of the sub-committee a short time before the meeting, but that this had come in too late to be considered.


    The sub-committee heard the officer’s introduction to the report and addendum report. Members of the sub-committee asked questions of the officers.


    There were no objectors wishing to address the meeting.


    The applicant’s representative addressed the sub-committee, and answered questions put by the sub-committee.


    There were no supporters living within 100 metres of the application site wishing to speak.


    Councillors Victoria Mills and Renata Hamvas addressed the meeting in their capacity as ward councillors, and answered questions put by the sub-committee.


    The sub-committee put further questions to the officers and discussed the application.


    A motion to grant the application was moved, seconded put to the vote and declared carried.




    1.  That planning permission be granted subject to a legal agreement and the conditions set out in the report and addendum report, and the following additional conditions:


    ·  Hard and soft landscaping details to be submitted which are to include signage indicating that the green space is publicly accessible

    ·  A woodland management plan to be submitted which is to include a prohibition of felling any trees on the site during nesting periods

    ·  Bat and bird boxes to be provided on site

    ·  Details of the surface water drainage strategy to be provided;


    as well as an amended condition 3 requiring details of the external facing materials to be used in the carrying out of this permission to be submitted.



    2.  That if a legal agreement is not completed by 30 September 2020, the director of planning be authorised to refuse planning permission, if appropriate, for the reason detailed in paragraph 73 of the report.