Agenda and minutes

Planning Committee
Wednesday, 10th April, 2019 6.00 pm

Venue: Crompton Suite, Civic Centre, Oldham, West Street, Oldham, OL1 1NL. View directions

Contact: Kaidy McCann 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies For Absence

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Councillors Ball, Haque, Harkness and Leach.

 

2.

Urgent Business

Urgent business, if any, introduced by the Chair

Minutes:

There were no items of urgent business received.

 

3.

Declarations of Interest

To Receive Declarations of Interest in any Contract or matter to be discussed at the meeting.

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest received.

 

4.

Public Question Time

To receive Questions from the Public, in accordance with the Council’s Constitution.

Minutes:

There were no public questions received.

 

5.

Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 160 KB

The Minutes of the meeting of the Planning Committee held on 13th March 2019 are attached for Members’ approval.

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the minutes of the Planning Committee held on 13th March 2019 be approved as a correct record.

 

6.

PA/342430/18 - Royton Town Hall and Royton Library, Rochdale Road, Royton, OL2 6QJ pdf icon PDF 346 KB

1) Demolition of existing two storey rear extension. 2) New single storey rear extension, entrance canopy, ramp and step access to rear. 3) Internal alterations, including relocation of library into Town Hall and change of use of existing library to a commercial unit (use classes A1-A5). 4) External alterations and landscaping works.

Minutes:

APPLICATION NUMBER: PA/342430/18

 

APPLICANT: Oldham Council

 

PROPOSAL:  1) Demolition of existing two storey rear extension. 2) New single storey rear extension, entrance canopy, ramp and step access to rear. 3) Internal alterations, including relocation of library into Town Hall and change of use of existing library to a commercial unit (use classes A1-A5). 4) External alterations and landscaping works.

 

LOCATION:  Royton Town Hall and Royton Library, Rochdale Road, Royton, OL2 6QJ

 

It was MOVED by Councillor Murphy and SECONDED by Councillor Hudson that the application be APPROVED.

 

On being put to the vote, it was UNANIMOUSLY cast IN FAVOUR OF APPROVAL.

 

DECISION: That the application be GRANTED subject to the conditions as outlined in the report.

 

NOTES:

 

That the Applicant attended the meeting and addressed the Committee on this application.

 

7.

PA/342681/18 - Land bounded by Albert Street, Hollins Road and Roman Road, Failsworth, Oldham pdf icon PDF 223 KB

Approval of reserved matters in respect of access for phase 1 highway and infrastructure works comprising details of the vehicular access from Albert Street including the two armed roundabout (roundabout No. 2) and estate road with junctions into plots B, C, D, E and F and underground attenuation tank to facilitate future phases of mixed use development pursuant to the outline planning permission PA/333717/13.

Minutes:

APPLICATION NUMBER: PA/342681/18

 

APPLICANT: Langtree and Oldham Council

 

PROPOSAL:  Approval of reserved matters in respect of access for phase 1 highway and infrastructure works comprising details of the vehicular access from Albert Street including the two armed roundabout (roundabout No. 2) and estate road with junctions into plots B, C, D, E and F and underground attenuation tank to facilitate future phases of mixed use development pursuant to the outline planning permission PA/333717/13.

 

LOCATION:  Land bounded by Albert Street, Hollins Road and Roman Road, Failsworth, Oldham

 

It was MOVED by Councillor Hudson and SECONDED by Councillor S. Bashforth that the application be APPROVED.

 

On being put to the vote, it was UNANIMOUSLY cast IN FAVOUR OF APPROVAL.

 

DECISION: That the application be GRANTED subject to the conditions as outlined in the report.

 

8.

MMA/342935/19 - Land of Royley, Royton, Oldham, OL2 5DY pdf icon PDF 404 KB

Minor material amendment to PA/341270/18 to amend house type design and reduce number of dwellings from 20 to 15.

Minutes:

APPLICATION NUMBER: MMA/342935/19

 

APPLICANT: J Walker Homes Ltd

 

PROPOSAL:  Minor material amendment to PA/341270/18 to amend house type design and reduce number of dwellings from 20 to 15.

 

LOCATION:  Land of Royley, Royton, Oldham, OL2 5DY

 

It was MOVED by Councillor S. Bashforth and SECONDED by Councillor Price that the application be APPROVED.

 

On being put to the vote, it was UNANIMOUSLY cast IN FAVOUR OF APPROVAL.

 

DECISION: That the application be GRANTED subject to the conditions as outlined in the report.

 

9.

Appeals pdf icon PDF 652 KB

Appeals

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the content of the Planning Appeals update report be noted.