WHEN & WHERE:
On every fourth Tuesday of the month there is a Planning Meeting followed by a Full Council Meeting – no meetings in August and December.
The meetings are held at the Methodist Church Hall and begin at 6.45pm. Where there is a full council meeting, the planning meeting is held towards the end of this.
Agendas for forthcoming meetings will be placed on the Parish notice board (beside the Newsagent) 3 working days before the meeting.
An Annual Parish Meeting is held in April
ALL ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND. THERE IS USUALLY AN OPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC COMMENT AT THE END OF THE MEETING.
SPC’s Planning Committee:
Councillors volunteer to join the Planning Committee
The Chairman of the Planning Committee is elected by fellow Councillors at the meeting after the AGM or at the following Full Council Meeting
A quorum shall be no less than three of those members
The Committee has delegated powers to:
Make representations to TDC on planning applications received within Shaldon Parish area
Make representations in respect of appeals against refusal of planning permission.
Issues the Parish Council can normally consider:
Overlooking and loss of privacy
Adequate parking and servicing
Overbearing nature of proposal
Loss of trees
Loss of ecological habitats
Design and appearance
Layout and density of buildings
Effect on listed building(s) and conservation areas
Access and highways safety
Noise and disturbance from the scheme
Disturbance from smells
Public visual amenity (not loss of private individual’s view)
Details of planning applications can be seen at: www.teignbridge.gov.uk