Issue details

Proposed Article 4 Directions for Main Employment Areas

To propose an introduction of new Article 4 Directions that would apply to specific main employment areas. The intention of the Directions would be to remove permitted development rights that currently allow the B1a (office), B1c (light industrial) and B8 (storage and distribution) premises to convert to residential use through prior approval.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/01/2019

Decision due: 13 Mar 2019 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Planning and Economic Development and Deputy Leader of the Council

Contact: Anthony Masson, Senior Planning Officer Email:


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