The Committee considered an application for
the removal of conditions 3, 4, 5 and 6 from planning permission
P17C0259 at 5 Nursery Walk.
Reason Why Being
Considered by Planning Committee
The application had been referred to the
Planning Committee as the host application P17C0259 was determined
by the Planning Committee at their meeting held on 7th
The application had not been the subject of a
The report set out the background to the
proposal, the site and surrounding area, the proposal itself,
relevant planning policies, planning history and representations
and consultations where applicable.
The Committee’s attention was drawn to
the late paper which related to comments from the City
Council’s Housing Property Standards and Enforcement Team
The information in the report was presented as
set out by the Deputy Director – Economic Development and
The removal of conditions 3,4,5 and 6 related
to the following:
- pedestrian visibility
- security measures
- cycle parking
(condition 5); and
- management of the
House of Multiple Occupation (HMO) (condition 6).
The applicant had implemented the measures
required by these conditions before an application for approval of
details reserved by the above conditions was submitted, and as
such, could not now be discharged.
Members were informed that an additional
condition had been recommended to ensure that all of the measures
implemented were retained in connection with the use of the
property as an HMO.
The Development Services Management Team
Leader drew the Committee’s attention to paragraph 8.1 of the
report which outlined his comments to each of the conditions to be
There had been no one registered to speak on
Key Points of
- With the revised
‘Standards, Conditions and Management of Houses in Multiple
Occupation for licence holders’ adopted by the Communities
Committee it was confirmed that it overlapped both planning and
licensing of HMO’s and that the Article 4 covered both.
- Whilst accepting the
removal of condition 6 related to the management plan Members
sought reassurance that the tenants would be bound by it.
On being proposed and seconded and put to the
vote the proposal was agreed.
RESOLVED: That the
Committee grant planning permission to remove conditions 3, 4, 5
and 6 of planning application P17C0259.