Decision Maker: Lead Member for Transport and Environment
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
To agree adoption and publication of the Monitoring Report and Local Aggregates Assessment. The Monitoring Report will cover progress on the Minerals and Waste Development Scheme, monitor the implementation of existing planning policies for minerals and waste. It will cover waste and minerals data for East Sussex, South Downs and Brighton & Hove. The Local Aggregates Assessment is a technical document monitoring the demand and supply of aggregates. Government guidance has previously indicated that the local Aggregates Assessment should be included in Monitoring Reports.
43.1 The Lead Member considered a report by the Director of Communities, Economy and Transport.
43.2 RESOLVED to (1) approve the Waste and Minerals Monitoring Report 2014/15; and
(2) adopt the Local Aggregate Assessment 2015 for publication.
43.3 The production of a Monitoring Report on waste and minerals policies is a statutory requirement of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 (P&CPA) (as amended by the Localism Act 2011). The National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) states that mineral planning authorities should prepare an annual Local Aggregate Assessment (LAA).
Report author: Rupert Clubb
Publication date: 22/12/2015
Date of decision: 21/12/2015
Decided at meeting: 21/12/2015 - Lead Member for Transport and Environment