Decision details

Waste and Minerals - Monitoring Report 2014/15 and Local Aggregates Assessment 2015

Decision Maker: Lead Member for Transport and Environment

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

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.

Decisions:

43.1     The Lead Member considered a report by the Director of Communities, Economy and Transport.

 

DECISIONS

 

43.2     RESOLVED to (1) approve the Waste and Minerals Monitoring Report 2014/15; and

 

(2)        adopt the Local Aggregate Assessment 2015 for publication.

 

Reasons

 

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

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