Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Business, Licensing and Planning
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
Westminster's City Plan 2019 - 2040 has been
through statutory public examination and has been found sound
subject to modifications, which have been made. The Plan is
therefore recommended for adoption at Full Council.
Summary of Decision
That the Cabinet Member agreed:
That the contents of the Inspector’s report (attached at Appendix 1 of the report) be noted.
That Westminster’s City Plan 2019 - 2040 (attached at Appendix 2 of the report) and the associated Policies Map (attached at Appendix 3 of the report) incorporating the schedule of main modifications (attached at Appendix 4 of the report) be recommended to the next Full Council for adoption.
That the Full Council be recommended to delegate authority to the Director of Policy and Projects to undertake all necessary procedural steps required by Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012(as amended) in relation to the adoption of the City Plan and Policies Map, including:
· issuing an adoption statement (Regulation 26) (see Appendix 5 of the report) publicly and to the Secretary of State
· giving notice of the adoption to anyone who asked to be notified (Regulation 26)
· making the new Plan, adoption statement and sustainability appraisal report publicly available (Regulation 26 and 35)
Reasons for Decision
To enable the council to manage the sustainable development of Westminster by adopting the policies in the City Plan 2019 – 2040 and the Policies Map to the City Plan pursuant to Regulation 26 and 35 of theTown and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012.
Stuart Love, Chief Executive,
Westminster City Hall,
64 Victoria Street
LONDON SW1E 6QP
26 March 2021
Publication date: 26/03/2021
Date of decision: 26/03/2021