Agenda and decisions

Cabinet
Monday, 10th December, 2018 3.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, District Council Offices, Letchworth Garden City

Contact: Hilary Dineen (01462) 474353  Email: hilary.dineen@north-herts.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

2.

NOTIFICATION OF OTHER BUSINESS

Members should notify the Chairman of other business which they wish to be discussed by the Cabinet at the end of either Part I or Part II business set out in the agenda. They must state the circumstances which they consider justify the business being considered as a matter of urgency.

 

The Chairman will decide whether any item(s) raised will be considered.

3.

CHAIRMAN'S ANNOUNCEMENTS

Members are reminded that any declarations of interest in respect of any business set out in the agenda, should be declared as either a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest or Declarable Interest and are required to notify the Chairman of the nature of any interest declared at the commencement of the relevant item on the agenda.  Members declaring a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest must withdraw from the meeting for the duration of the item. Members declaring a Declarable Interest, wished to exercise a ‘Councillor Speaking Right’, must declare this at the same time as the interest, move to the public area before speaking to the item and then must leave the room before the debate and vote

4.

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

To receive petitions, comments and questions from the public.

5.

ITEMS REFERRED FROM OTHER COMMITTEES

Any Items referred from other committees will be circulated as soon as they are available.

6.

LOCAL PLAN EXAMINATION AND MAIN MODIFICATIONS CONSULTATION pdf icon PDF 408 KB

REPORT OF THE SERVICE DIRECTOR - REGULATORY

 

To inform Members of the progress with the examination of the new Local Plan and to seek approval to conduct a consultation upon the Inspector’s proposed Main Modifications to the Plan and documentation produced under delegated authority.

Additional documents:

Decision:

RESOLVED:

 

 i.       That overall progress since Full Council’s decision of 11 April 2017 to approve the submission of the new Local Plan for North Hertfordshire (together with other associated documentation) for examination by the Secretary of State is noted.

 

ii.       That the range of additional documentation produced for the Examination to date under the delegated powers granted by Full Council on 11 April 2017 and listed in Appendix B is noted and endorsed.

 

iii.       That approval be granted to conduct a six-week consultation on the Inspector’s proposed Main Modifications to the Plan attached as Appendix C, to include consultation on the associated sustainability appraisal (Appendix D) as well as relevant additional documentation endorsed under Recommendation (ii).

 

iv.       That Officers continue to regularly update Members on the progress of the Examination, including any outcomes from the Main Modifications consultation, through the Strategic Planning Matters reports which are submitted to Cabinet.

 

REASON FOR DECISION:

 

To ensure that North Hertfordshire continues to progress a new Local Plan for management of development in the District.

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