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Planning Committee – 16th March 2023

Time: 7.00pm

Location: Congleton Town Hall

Contact: David McGifford – Chief Officer Tel: 01260 270350 Email: info@congleton-tc.gov.uk

The following members sit on the Planning Committee:

Ex-Officio Members: Councillor Margaret Gartside (Town Mayor), Councillor Rob Moreton (Deputy Mayor)

Printable Agenda and Reports Pack PDF 422KB



1.  Apologies for Absence

Members are reminded of the necessity to give apologies in advance of the meeting and to give reasons for absence.

2. Minutes of Previous Meetings (Enclosed)

To approve and sign the minutes of the Planning Committee meeting held on the 23rd February 2023.

3. Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary Interest

Members are requested to declare both “non-pecuniary” and “pecuniary” interests as early in the meeting as they become aware of it.

4. Outstanding Actions

To review any outstanding actions from previous meetings and to provide an update on any work in progress.








Astbury Place /Congleton park bridge Section 106 dispute

Update Planning committee

29.09.22 – Cheshire East Head of Planning confirmed that they have received a package of technical information from Morris Homes.  Cheshire East Planning Officers are now preparing a briefing note to summarise the proposals, the impacts of construction and including input from other services.  Once this has been completed (hopefully 2-3 weeks) a meeting will be arranged to explain the next steps/options.

Feb 2023



Tree Preservation Order

Church House Public House on Buxton Road


For officers to establish if a TPO has been placed on the largest tree at the front of the Church House.

  1. If it has been proposed and sent to CEC chase up progress 
  2. If not officers to file a request with CEC  

Officers confirmed they have filed a request Feb 2023


5. Questions from Members of the Public

There will be 15 minutes at each meeting to receive any questions from Members of the Public, either verbally at the meeting including those which have been received in  writing 7 days prior to the meeting.

6. Urgent Items

Members may raise urgent items related to this committee, but no discussion or decisions may be taken at the meeting.

7. Neighbourhood Plan

As per update provided 23rd February 2023

8. Planning Applications Section 1

To note or comment as appropriate on planning applications lodged with Cheshire East Council. For members of the public who are wishing to comment about specific applications.

9. Planning Appeals

To note or comment as appropriate on planning appeals lodged with Cheshire East Council.

10. Licensing Applications

To note or comment as appropriate on licensing applications lodged with Cheshire East Council.

None registered at 8.3.23

11. Planning Applications Section 2 (Enclosed)

To note or comment as appropriate on planning applications lodged with Cheshire East Council.