Agenda and decisions

Regulation Committee
Thursday 10th January 2019 2.00 pm

Venue: Taunton Library Meeting Room

Contact: Michael Bryant on 01823 359048  Email:

No. Item


Declarations of Interest


Accuracy of the Minutes of the meeting held on 8 November 2018 pdf icon PDF 243 KB

The Committee will consider the accuracy of the attached minutes.


Public Question Time

The Chair will allow members of the public to present a petition on any matter within the Committee’s remit. Questions or statements about the matters on the agenda for this meeting will be taken at the time when the matter is considered and after the Case Officers have made their presentations. Each speaker will be allocated 3 minutes. The length of public question time will be no more than 30 minutes.



Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 - Section 53, Schedule 14 Application to Upgrade Part of Footpath CH 7/39 to a Restricted Byway, and Add Restricted Byways in the Parishes of Combe St Nicholas and Broadway 630M, 632M and 633M Application to Vary the Particulars of Part of CH7/39, 862M pdf icon PDF 341 KB

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The Committee RESOLVED


(a)    that the applications to upgrade the record for part of CH 7/39 between A and B to a restricted byway, and to add application route 632M between B and C, application route 633M between F and H and application route 630M between D and N as restricted byways, as shown on Appendix 1 be refused


(b)    that


(i)                  an order be made, the effect of which will be to vary the particulars of the Definitive Statement to record that part of Footpath CH 7/39 between A and B as having a width of 4.87 metres ad to record a gate at point B where the footpath leaves Hamway Lane

(ii)                 if there are no unwithdrawn objections to such an order it be confirmed

(iii)               if objections are maintained to such an order, it be submitted to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.



Section 73 Application to Amend Conditions 2 (Approved Plans and Specifications), 3 (Noise Mitigation) and 5 (Dust Control) in Respect of Planning Permission 2013/2083 for the Construction of Anaerobic Digestion Plant pdf icon PDF 324 KB

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The Committee RESOLVED that, subject to a Deed of Variation to reiterate the terms of the Section 106 Agreement dated 4 February 2015, planning permission be granted subject to the conditions set out in Section 8 of the report, and that authority to undertake any minor non-material editing which may be necessary to the wording of those conditions be delegated to the Strategic Commissioning Manager – Economy & Planning.   



Any Other Business of Urgency

The Chair may raise any items of urgent business.