Agenda and minutes

Regeneration and Sustainable Development Cabinet Board
Friday, 26th January, 2018 10.01 am

Venue: Committee Rooms A/B - Neath Civic Centre. View directions

Contact: Tammie Davies 

Items
No. Item

1.

Appointment of Chairperson

Minutes:

Agreed that Councillor D.W.Davies be appointed Chairperson for the meeting.

 

2.

Minutes of the previous Regeneration and Sustainable Development Cabinet Board held on 8 December, 2017 pdf icon PDF 94 KB

Minutes:

Noted by the Committee.

3.

2 x Supplementary Planning Guidance pdf icon PDF 9 MB

Minutes:

Decisions:

 

1.              That the Landscape and Seascape Supplementary Planning Guidance and Biodiversity and Geodiversity Supplementary Planning Guidance, as set out in Appendices 1 and 2 respectively to the circulated report, be agreed as forming the basis for consultation;

 

2.              That the publication and consultation procedures as set out in the circulated report be implemented.

 

Reason for Decisions:

 

To ensure that clear guidance be issued by the Council in respect of Landscape and Seascape and Biodiversity and Geodiversity, and to ensure that a consultation exercise be undertaken so that the guidance carries full weight when planning applications and/or appeals are considered.

 

Implementation of Decisions:

 

The decisions will be implemented after the three day call in period.

 

Consultation:

 

This item will be subject to external consultation.

4.

Environmental Health and Trading Standards Business Advice pdf icon PDF 76 KB

Minutes:

Decision:

 

That the establishment of a charge for the provision of business advice by the Environmental Health and Trading Standards service, on a cost recovery basis (fees for the provision of advice will be £60 per hour or part thereof with a minimum of a 2 hour initial consultation), be approved.

 

Reason for Decision:

 

To ensure that the service recovers the cost of delivering complex advice to existing and new businesses.

 

Implementation of Decision:

 

The decision will be implemented after the three day call in period.

5.

Planning Enforcement Charter pdf icon PDF 456 KB

Minutes:

Decisions:

 

1.              That the Planning Enforcement Charter, as detailed within the circulated report, be adopted;

 

2.              That Delegated Authority be given to the Head of Planning and Public Protection and the Development Manager (Planning), to make non-material changes to the Charter/Policy in future.

 

Reason for Decisions:

 

To ensure a robust Planning Enforcement Charter/Policy is in place, and in the interests of efficiency.

 

Implementation of Decisions:

 

The decisions will be implemented after the three day call in period.

 

6.

Aberavon Seafront Regeneration - Update pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Minutes:

Decision:

 

That the report be noted.

7.

Property Performance Report pdf icon PDF 74 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Decision:

 

That the report be noted.

8.

Forward Work Programme 2017/18 pdf icon PDF 235 KB

Minutes:

Decision:

 

That the Forward Work Programme be noted.