The Shields Centre, Glasgow – Anderson Bell Christie

© Keith Hunter

Report on Planning Committee

August 2019

Summary of Meeting

• Reviewed a summary of key considerations of the new Planning Act
• Considered important changes to the development plans, development management and enforcement processes
• Attended and reported on the Heads of Planning annual conference
• Discussed the importance of Community Funding, essential to employ professional advice on planning matters
• Reported on Waverley Station Master Plan and forthcoming CPD
• Considered new SEPA Housing Sector Plan and updated guidance on flood risk assessment in land use planning
Discussed the usefulness of a Statement of Compliance relating to building warrant applications to speed up the verification process