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Apologies For Absence

To receive apologies of absence from the meeting.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 193 KB

To receive the Minutes from the meeting held on 6 June 2024


Declaration of Interest

Members with interests to declare should refer to the Agenda item and describe the nature of their interest when the item is being considered.


Elected Members of Devon County Council and Town/Parish Councils who have considered a planning application by virtue of their membership of that Council hold a personal interest and are deemed to have considered the application separately and the expressed views of that Council do not bind the Members concerned who consider the application afresh.


Agreement of Agenda between Parts I and II

That the Agenda as circulated be agreed.


Urgent Matters

Information to be brought forward with the permission of the Chair.


Public Participation

The Chair to advise the Committee of any prior requests to speak made by members of the public and to advise of the details of the Council’s public participation scheme.


Planning Applications

The information, recommendations and advice contained in the reports are correct as at the date of preparation which is more than ten days in advance of the Committee meeting.   Due to these time constraints any changes or necessary updates to the reports will be provided in writing or orally at the Committee meeting.




Application No. 1/0394/2024/LA pdf icon PDF 245 KB

Change of use of library (Use Class F1) to create a multi-functional sport and fitness facility (Use Class E) - Bideford Library, New Road, Bideford.


Application No. 1/0433/2024/FUL pdf icon PDF 212 KB

Part retrospective application for all weather turnout (Variation of Condition 7 of planning permission 1/0838/2023/FUL) (Amendment to Wording) - Land At Grid Reference 244858 129911, Northam, Devon.


Application No. 1/0116/2024/FUL pdf icon PDF 233 KB

Erection of a local needs dwelling - The Old Granary, Pyworthy, Holsworthy


Application No. 1/0148/2024/OUT pdf icon PDF 212 KB

Outline application for 1no. local needs dwelling with all matters reserved - Land At Grid Reference 240438 106247, Cookbury, Devon


Application No. 1/0418/2024/OUT pdf icon PDF 207 KB

Outline application with all matters reserved for no.1 local needs dwelling - Land Adjacent Higher Thorne Cottage, Buckland Brewer, EX39 5NU




Resume afternoon session at 12.45pm


Application No. 1/0254/2024/FUL pdf icon PDF 221 KB

Part retrospective demolition of 1no. dwelling and erection of 3no. dwellings in relation to 1/0172/2022/FUL (Amended Plans) - Site Of 51 Atlantic Way, Westward Ho!, Devon


Application No. 1/0471/2024/FUL pdf icon PDF 205 KB

Retrospective change of use of an agricultural building from agriculture to a mixed use of agriculture, farm business office and workshop, domestic storage including garaging - Agricultural Building At Grid Reference 239692 090081, Broadwoodwidger, Devon


Application No. 1/0366/2024/FUL pdf icon PDF 219 KB

Conversion of barn to dwelling (Resubmission of 1/0654/2023/FUL – Agricultural Building at Grid Reference, Torrington, Devon


Appeal Decisions Summary pdf icon PDF 99 KB

Appeal Decision Summary and Reports of Planning Inspectorate




Appeal Decision – Application No. 1/0661/2023/FUL

Appeal Decision – Application No. 1/0380/2023/FUL

Appeal Decision – Application No. 1/0813/2023/FUL

Appeal Decision – Application No. 1/0114/2023/FULM


Enforcement – E/21/0377/UND

Additional documents:


Costs on Appeals pdf icon PDF 89 KB

Costs application – Appeal Ref:  APP/W1145/W/24/3337646 – Land at Dowland


Delegated Decisions - AGMB Applications pdf icon PDF 80 KB

The Committee noted the Delegated Decisions – AGMB Applications for the period 28.05.2024 – 02.07.2024.


Planning Decisions pdf icon PDF 288 KB

List of Delegated Planning Decisions, Consultee Abbreviations and Application Types enclosed 25/05/2024 – 02/07/2024.




Exclusion of Public

The Chair to move:-


That the public be excluded from the remainder of the meeting because of the likely disclosure of exempt information by virtue of Part 1 Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.


Part II - Closed Session

There are no Part II items.