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Planning Committee Meeting 26 February 2020

Further to agreement at The Planning Committee Meeting on 22 January 2020, the Planning Committee Meeting scheduled for 26 February 2020 will commence at 10am.

 

Planning Committee Meeting 22 January 2020

Further to agreement at The Planning Committee Meeting on 18 December 2019, the Planning Committee Meeting scheduled for 22 Janaury 2020 will commence at 10am.

**** Please note a revised Schedule of Applications has been uploaded to include Item 5.15 - Planning Application LA01/2019/0132/F - Substation at Drumbane Road, Garvagh which is being recommended for approval ****

 

Planning Committee Meeting 18 December 2019

Further to agreement at The Planning Committee Meeting on 27 November 2019, the Planning Committee Meeting scheduled for 18 December 2019 will commence at 10am

 

Planning Committee Meeting 27 November 2019

Further to agreement at The Planning Committee Meeting on 23 October 2019, the Planning Committee Meeting scheduled for 27 November 2019 will commence at 10am

 

Revised LDP (2035) Timetable published

The Council has published a Revised LDP (2035) Timetable

 

Planning Committee Meeting 23 October 2019

Further to agreement at The Planning Committee Meeting on 25 September 2019, the Planning Committee Meeting scheduled for 23 October 2019 will commence at 10am

 

New Planning Fees - 17 June 2019

New Planning Fees will come into operation on 17 June 2019 under the new Planning (Fees) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019

 

 

 

On 1st April 2015 the majority of the planning functions delivered by the Department for Infrastructure transferred to local Councils.

Under the Planning Act (Northern Ireland) 2011  a new hierarchy of development has been introduced which categories planning applications as local, major or regionally significant and the types of applications that fall within these categories is set out in the Schedule to The Planning (Development Management) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015

 

Department for Infrastructure Planning Functions

Under the Planning Act (Northern Ireland) 2011 the Department retains responsibility for the following planning functions:

  • Receiving and determination of Regionally Significant and ‘called-in’ applications
  • Regional Planning Policy
  • Planning Legislation
  • Oversight and guidance for councils
  • Performance Management

 

Council Planning Functions

Under the Planning Act (Northern Ireland) 2011 the Council has responsibility for the following planning functions:

  • Receiving and making decisions on the majority of planning applications including consents categorised as local or major applications
  • Making Tree Preservation Orders (TPOs)
  • Protecting and preserving built heritage
  • Investigating alleged breaches of planning control and determining what enforcement action should be taken
  • Developing a local development plan which sets out how land in the Borough should be used and developed

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