Special, Council
Wednesday, 27 September 2017 7.00 pm

Venue: The Ridgeway, The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, OX12 9BY

Contact: Steven Corrigan, Democratic Services Manager 01235 422526 Email: 

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Apologies for absence

To record apologies for absence.


Declarations of disclosable pecuniary interest

To receive any declarations of disclosable pecuniary interests in respect of items on the agenda for this meeting.  


Urgent business and chairman's announcements

To receive notification of any matters which the chairman determines should be considered as urgent business relating to matters on the agenda and the special circumstances which have made the matters urgent, and to receive any announcements from the chairman. 


Public participation

Members of the public who wish to address Council on the agenda items for this meeting must register to do so in writing or by email to no later than 5.00pm on Tuesday 26 September 2017. 


Publication Version - Local Plan 2031 Part 2: Detailed Policies and Additional Sites pdf icon PDF 413 KB

Cabinet, at its meeting on 22 September 2017, will consider the report of the head of planning on the Local Plan to 2031.


The report of the head of planning, which Cabinet will consider, is attached. 


The Scrutiny Committee will discuss the Local Plan at its meeting on 20 September 2017. Any views or recommendations will be reported to Cabinet.


All district councillors have been sent a copy of the Local Plan document separately.  PLEASE BRING THIS WITH YOU TO THE MEETING. 


The Local Plan document can also be found on the council’s website:


Cabinet’s recommendations will be circulated to councillors on Friday 22 September.


Community Infrastructure Levy Charging Schedule pdf icon PDF 3 MB

Cabinet, at its meeting on 30 June 2017, considered the head of planning’s report on the community infrastructure levy and on the planning obligations supplementary planning document.  Following consultation on the draft community infrastructure levy charging schedule, the examination in public had been held in April.  The planning inspector found the charging schedule to be sound, subject to minor changes, which had been incorporated in the draft before Cabinet.  A copy of the report considered by Cabinet is available here. 


Cabinet authorised the Cabinet member for planning to agree an implementation date which is set out in the recommendation.  The charging schedule is attached to this agenda for Council’s consideration. 


Recommendation: to adopt the Community Infrastructure Levy Charging Schedule, the Regulation123 List and the Instalment Policy, with an implementation date of 1 November 2017.