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Article 4 Direction for Conversion from Residential Dwelling Houses to Houses in Multiple Occupation

Meeting: 12/02/2013 - Cabinet (Item 84)

84 Article 4 Direction for Conversion from Residential Dwelling Houses to Houses in Multiple Occupation pdf icon PDF 66 KB

THE CABINET MEMBER FOR ECONOMIC PROSPERITY, COUNCILLOR MARC BAYLISS, RECOMMENDS:

 

1.      Cabinet agree the making of an Article 4 Direction is authorised under Article 4(2) of the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) Order 1995 (as           amended) to remove permitted development rights in       relation to changes of use from Use Class C3 to Use Class C4           (as defined in the Town and Country Planning [Use Classes]      Order 1987, as amended).

 

        Twelve months advance notice of the Direction taking effect        shall be given and representations will be invited for a        period of 28 days from the date of         notification. The Direction       shall apply to all wards and parishes of the city.

 

2.      Cabinet receive a further report, following the period of 28          days on representations received by the Council, in order to   decide whether or not to confirm the Article 4 Direction.


 

 

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Minutes:

The Cabinet received a report in relating to an Article 4 Direction for conversion from residential dwelling house to houses in multiple occupation. The Portfolio Holder for Economic Prosperity presented the report and outlined the background to the change in planning regulations in respect of houses in multiple occupation. The Portfolio Holder explained that Cabinet were asked to authorise the making of an Article 4 Direction under Article 4(2) of the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) Order 1995 (as amended) to remove permitted development rights in relation to changes of use from Use Class C3 to Use Class C4 (as defined in the Town and Country Planning [Use Classes] Order 1987, as amended).

 

The Portfolio Holder also explained to Cabinet that twelve months advance notice of the Direction taking effect would be given and representations would be invited for a period of 28 days from the date of notification. The Direction would apply to all wards and parishes of the city. The Portfolio Holder also advised that Cabinet would receive a further report, following the period of 28 days on representation received by the Council, in order to decide whether or not to confirm the Article 4 Direction.

 

RESOLVED:          That the Cabinet:-

 

1.      agree the making of an Article 4 Direction is authorised      under Article 4(2) of the Town and Country Planning   (General Permitted Development) Order 1995 (as amended)           to remove permitted development           rights in relation to       changes of use from Use Class C3 to Use Class C4 (as   defined in the Town and Country Planning [Use Classes]           Order 1987, as amended).

        Twelve months advance notice of the Direction taking effect        shall be given and representations will be invited for a        period of 28 days from the date of notification. The Direction      shall apply to all wards and parishes of the city; and

 

2.      agree to receive a further report, following the period of 28         days on representations received by the Council, in order to   decide whether or not to confirm the Article 4 Direction.