Decision details

Application 19-01059-3 - Royal British Legion, Stanley Walk, Bracknell, RG12 1HA

Decision Maker: Director: Place, Planning & Regeneration

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To grant planning permission under the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended) for the erection of a decorative hoarding.

Decision:

Planning permission granted for the erection of decorative hoarding along the boundary of the Royal British Legion site and Braccan walk for a temporary period of 3 years, or until the occupation of the Royal British Legion building.

Reasons for the decision:

The proposed hoarding would be for a temporary period only, which would be secured by condition. It was not considered that it would be out of keeping with the character of the area and the temporary nature of the proposal would ensure that it would not result in a permanent impact on the site. It was not considered that the proposal would result in any significant impacts on highway safety or the Listed Building. The development was therefore considered to comply with relevant development plan policy, the Council’s SPDs and the NPPF.

Alternative options considered:

The development was considered to comply with the development plan and with national planning policy therefore no alternative options were considered. The comments made by local residents were considered and, where appropriate, were addressed in the Officer’s report.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

None.

Wards Affected: Wildridings & Central;

Other reasons / organisations consulted

The application was submitted by the Place, Planning and Regeneration Directorate. Dispensation was granted for regulation 3 applications to be determined under delegated authority for a temporary period.

Contact: Max Baker, Head of Planning Email: max.baker@bracknell-forest.gov.uk Email: max.baker@bracknell-forest.gov.uk Tel: 01344 351902.

Publication date: 06/04/2020

Date of decision: 05/04/2020