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Committee details

Planning and Licensing Committee

Purpose of committee

Development Control

To exercise all of the Council’s functions, as specified in Schedule 1 of the functions’ regulations relating to:

a)    Town and Country Planning;

b)    Trees and hedgerows;

c)    High hedges;

d)    Powers relating to public rights of way contained in the Town and Country Planning Act 1990, namely power to authorise stopping up or diversion of highway footpath or bridleway, and power to extinguish public rights of way over land held for planning purposes.

 

                Licensing

a)    To exercise all the Council’s functions, as specified in Schedule 1 of the functions’ regulations, relating to licensing and registration.

b)    To exercise the statutory licensing committee functions of the Council.

 

Membership

Contact information

Support officer: Kate Clark.

Phone: 01303 853267

Email: committee@folkestone-hythe.gov.uk

Web site: http://www.folkestone-hythe.gov.uk