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Decision details

Development Management Improvement Programme

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Councillor Carl Rylett, Executive Member for Planning and Sustainable Development, introduced and gave a detailed overview of the report, which updated on progress against Phases I and 2 of the Development Management Improvement Programme, and made recommendations for further improvements (Phase 3), following receipt of a Planning Advisory Service (PAS) Report.


In debate, the Executive paid tribute to the work of the Development Management teams, recognised some of the challenges faced in the past and supported proposed improvement changes that would take effect in the future.


Councillor Rylett proposed that the Executive agree to the recommendations as listed on the report. This was seconded by Councillor Andrew Prosser, was put to a vote and was unanimously agreed by the Executive.


Executive Resolved to:

  1. Note the improvement progress to date;
  2. Approve the changes detailed in paragraph 4.1 of the Agenda Reports Pack.

Report author: Business Manager Development & Sustainability - Phil Shaw

Publication date: 30/06/2023

Date of decision: 21/06/2023

Decided at meeting: 21/06/2023 - Executive

Effective from: 01/07/2023

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