Agenda and minutes

Venue: Gordon Room, Worthing Town Hall

Contact: Katy McMullan
Democratic Services Officer
01903 221006  Email:

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.


Cllr Noel Atkins declared an interest as an elected member of West Sussex County Council in relation to any issues that may affect West Sussex.


Cllr Russ Cochran declared that, in relation to the second application, he was Ward Councillor for Northbrook and had had conversations with Northbrook constituents regarding the application. He declared he was in no way predetermined.


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 Friday 7 July 2023.


Where relevant notice of a question has not been given, the person presiding may either choose to give a response at the meeting or respond by undertaking to provide a written response within three working days.


Questions should be submitted to Democratic Services –


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




There were no pre submitted questions received from the public.


Members Questions

Pre-submitted Members questions are pursuant to rule 12 of the Council & Committee Procedure Rules.


Questions should be submitted by midday on 7 July 2023 to Democratic Services,   


(Note: Member Question Time will operate for a maximum of 30 minutes.)


There were no pre submitted questions from Members.


Confirmation of Minutes

To approve the minutes of the Planning Committee meetings of the Committee held on  Wednesday 7 June 2023, which have been emailed to Members.


RESOLVED, that the minutes of the Planning Committee meeting held on 7 June 2023 be confirmed as a correct record and that they be signed by the Chair.


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 12 MB

To consider the reports by the Director for Place, attached as Item 7.

Additional documents:


The applications were determined as set out in the attached appendix.


Planning Appeals pdf icon PDF 521 KB

To note Planning Appeals decisions AWDM/0966/22, AWDM/1790/21 and CA-2022-001665, copies attached as item 8.


The Head of Planning presented the Planning Appeals decisions AWDM/0966/22, AWDM/1790/21 and CA-2022-001665.


Members had praise for the work Officers had completed on CA-2022-001665 and noted all the appeals.