Agenda and minutes

Central Lancashire Strategic Planning Joint Advisory Committee
Tuesday, 30th January, 2018 5.30 pm

Venue: Wheel Room, Civic Centre, West Paddock, Leyland PR25 1DH

Items
No. Item

55.

Appointment of Chair for the Meeting

Minutes:

UNANIMOUSLY RESOLVED:

 

That Councillor Hughes be appointed Chairman for the meeting.

56.

Welcome by Chair and Introductions

Minutes:

The Chairman, Councillor Hughes, welcomed those present to the meeting.

 

It was reported that this would be Mike Molyneux’s last meeting of the Joint Advisory Committee at Preston City Council. The Joint Advisory Committee thanked him for his excellent contribution to the work of this committee (and the wider areas) and wished him every success for the future.

57.

Apologies for absence

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were submitted on behalf of Councillors Martin Boardman (Chorley Borough Council), Alistair Bradley (Chorley Borough Council), Neil Cartwright (Preston City Council), Susan Whittam (Substitute, Preston City Council), Mike Nelson (Substitute, South Ribble Borough Council) and County Councillor Michael Green (Lancashire County Council) and Heather McManus (South Ribble Borough Council).

58.

Declarations of Any Interests

Members are requested to indicate at this stage in the proceedings any items on the agenda in which they intend to declare an interest. Members are reminded that if the interest is a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest (as defined in the Members’ Code of Conduct) they must leave the room for the whole of that item. If the interest is not a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest, but is such that a member of the public could reasonably regard it as being so significant that it is likely that it would prejudice their judgment of the public interest (as explained in the Code of Conduct) then they may make representations, but then must leave the meeting for the remainder of the item.

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest declared.

59.

Minutes of the Last Meeting pdf icon PDF 202 KB

Held on Tuesday, 5 September 2017, to be confirmed as a correct record.

Minutes:

UNANIMOUSLY RESOLVED:

 

That the minutes of the Central Lancashire Strategic Planning Joint Advisory Committee meeting held on 5 September 2017 be confirmed as a correct record.

60.

Local Plan Review pdf icon PDF 109 KB

A report by officers from Chorley Borough Council attached.

Minutes:

The Joint Advisory Committee considered a report by officers from Chorley Borough Council outlining the resource implications for undertaking a review of the Central Lancashire Local Development Plan (currently known as the ‘Core Strategy’ of the Local Development Framework).

 

UNANIMOUSLY RESOLVED:

 

That –

 

1.    a commitment be made to work in collaboration as Central Lancashire (Preston, Chorley and South Ribble) to develop and submit for approval to Secretary of State, a single Central Lancashire Local Development Plan (or Local Plan).

 

2.    the costs for the staffing and non-staffing costs as set out in the report be shared.

61.

Advisory Note for Electric Charging of Vehicles pdf icon PDF 662 KB

A note by officers from Preston City Council to follow.

Minutes:

The Committee considered a report by officers from Preston City Council on the planning implications in the growth of pure electric and hybrid vehicles, particularly in residential developments.

 

UNANIMOUSLY RESOLVED:

 

That –

 

1.    the report and the work on progressing supplementary planning guidance be noted.

 

2.    support be given to progress through each authority in taking this forward.

 

62.

Affordable Housing SPD pdf icon PDF 108 KB

A note by officers from Preston City Council to follow.

Minutes:

The Committee considered a report by officers from Preston City Council on the progress of the preparation of an updated Affordable Housing Supplementary Planning Document.

 

UNANIMOUSLY RESOLVED:

 

That the report be noted.

 

63.

Implementation of the Employment Skills SPD pdf icon PDF 72 KB

A note by officers from South Ribble Borough Council attached.

 

Minutes:

The Chair informed the meeting that this item had been withdrawn.

64.

Employment Land Review pdf icon PDF 139 KB

A note by officers from Chorley Borough Council attached.

Minutes:

The Committee considered a report by officers from Chorley Borough Council on the findings of the Central Lancashire Employment Land Study 2017.

 

UNANIMOUSLY RESOLVED:

 

That the report be noted.

 

65.

CIL Update

A verbal report will be given on this item by officers from Preston City Council.

Minutes:

Officers from Preston City Council provided a verbal update on CIL.

 

UNANIMOUSLY RESOLVED:

 

That the verbal update be noted.

 

66.

City Deal Update

A verbal report will be given on this item by officers from Lancashire County Council.

Minutes:

Officers from Lancashire County Council provided a verbal update on the City Deal.

 

UNANIMOUSLY RESOLVED:

 

That the verbal update be noted.

 

67.

Preston City Transport Plan

A presentation will be given on this item by officers from Lancashire County Council.

Minutes:

Officers from Lancashire County Council gave a presentation to the Committee on Preston City Transport Plan.

 

UNANIMOUSLY RESOLVED:

 

That the presentation be noted.

 

68.

Dates of Future Meetings pdf icon PDF 45 KB

Note on the proposed dates of future meetings attached

Minutes:

UNANIMOUSLY RESOLVED:

 

That future meetings of the Joint Advisory Committee be held at 5.30pm on the following dates/host authority.

 

Date of Meeting

Host Authority

Tuesday 3 April 2018 (next meeting)

Chorley

Tuesday 5 June 2018

Provisionally at Lancashire County Council (tbc)

Tuesday 4 September 2018

South Ribble

Tuesday 13 November 2018

Chorley

Tuesday 29 January 2019

Preston

Tuesday 26 March 2019

South Ribble