Decision details

17/01955/1 Ickleford Mill, Arlesey Road, Ickleford

Decision Maker: Planning Control Committee

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


RESOLVED: That application 17/01955/1 be GRANTED planning permission subject to the completion of a satisfactory S106 Legal Agreement and  the reasons set out in the report of the Development and Conservation Manager, with the following amendment to Condition 29 to read:


“Condition 29:


(a)  No development approved by this permission shall be commenced until a Site Investigation (Phase II environmental risk assessment) report has been submitted to and approved by the Local Planning Authority which includes:


(i)             A full identification of the location and concentration of all pollutants on this site and the presence of relevant receptors, and;


(ii)            The results from the application of an appropriate risk assessment methodology


(b)  No development approved by this permission (other than that necessary for the discharge of this condition) shall be commenced until a Remediation Method Statement report; if required as a result of (a), above; has been submitted to and approved by the Local Planning Authority.


(c)   This site shall not be occupied, or brought into use, until:


(i)            All works which form part of the Remediation Method Statement report pursuant to the discharge of condition (b) above have been fully completed and if required a formal agreement is submitted that commits to ongoing monitoring and/or maintenance of the remediation scheme.


(ii)           A Remediation Verification Report confirming that the site is suitable for use has been submitted to, and agreed by, the Local Planning Authority.


(d)  Any contamination, other than that reported by virtue of condition (b), encountered during the development of this site shall be brought to the attention of the Local Planning Authority as soon as practically possible; a scheme to render this contamination harmless shall be submitted to and agreed by, the Local Planning Authority and subsequently fully implemented prior to the occupation of this site.


Reason: To ensure that any contamination affecting the site is dealt with in a manner that safeguards human health, the built & natural environment & controlled waters.”


Report author: Tom Allington

Publication date: 20/12/2022

Date of decision: 15/12/2022

Decided at meeting: 15/12/2022 - Planning Control Committee

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