Agenda and minutes

Venue: Council Chamber, Worthing Town Hall

Contact: Heather Kingston
Democratic Services Officer
01903 221006  Email:

Note: This meeting was filmed but failed to live stream successfully on the night. However, the filming is now available. 

No. Item


Substitute Members

Any substitute members should declare their substitution.


There were no substitute Members.


Declarations of Interest

Members and Officers must declare any disclosable pecuniary interests in relation to any business on the agenda.  Declarations should also be made at any stage such as interest becomes apparent during the meeting.


If in doubt contact the Legal or Democratic Services representative for this meeting.


Members and Officers may seek advice upon any relevant interest from the Monitoring Officer prior to the meeting.


Councillor Noel Atkins declared an interest as an elected Member of West Sussex County Council (WSCC).  The Councillor also declared a personal interest in application 6.4 Broomhill, Mill Lane, as approximately 20 years ago he and the applicant were both employed in the same company, Bond International Software Plc.  However, since then, there had been no further contact other than an email in relation to his application which the Councillor had referred to a Planning Officer.  The Councillor advised he came to the meeting with an open mind.


Public Question Time

So as to provide the best opportunity for the Committee to provide the public with the fullest answer, questions from the public should be submitted by midday on Monday 24 May 2021.


Where meetings are held remotely, no question will be permitted from the public unless such notice has been given.


Questions should be submitted to Democratic Services -


(Note: Public Question Time will last for a maximum of 30 minutes)



There were no questions raised under Public Question Time.


Confirmation of Minutes

To approve the minutes of the Planning Committee meetings of the Committee held on Wednesday 21 April 2021, which have been emailed to Members.


RESOLVED, that the minutes of the Planning Committee meeting held on 21 April 2021 be confirmed as a correct record and that they be signed by the Chairman.


Items Raised Under Urgency Provisions

To consider any items the Chair of the meeting considers urgent.


There were no items raised under urgency provisions.


Planning Applications pdf icon PDF 8 MB

To consider the reports by the Director for the Economy, attached as Item 6.

Additional documents:


The application was considered, see attached appendix.


Planning Appeals



None to report since the last meeting.