Decision details

Statement of Community Involvement

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


An update to the Statement of Community Involvement (SCI) is required every 5 years. This report considers the adoption of the revised SCI as Council policy.


The subject of the decision


The Assistant Chief Executive, Chief Officer for Policy, Performance and Economic Development submitted a report which sought member’s consideration of the Statement of Community Involvement and its referral to Council for approval.


Councillor M Fitzgerald moved the recommendation as per the report, this was seconded by Councillor C Sharpe. The recommendation was unanimously agreed.


Alternative options considered




The reason for the decision


The Council had a legal requirement to produce a Statement of Community Involvement under the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 and to review it every five years, in line with the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2017.


The decision




That Council be requested to agree that the Statement of Community Involvement, as set out in appendix 1 of the report, be approved.


Report author: Julie Ward

Publication date: 10/02/2022

Date of decision: 09/02/2022

Decided at meeting: 09/02/2022 - Executive

Effective from: 22/02/2022

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