Planning and Highways Committee
The local planning authority for Galleywood is Chelmsford City Council and it is responsible for drawing up the Local Plan which sets out the planning policies for the area and provides the framework for assessing planning applications. The City Council receives all planning applications and decides if permission can be granted. The planning officers liaise with the applicant, visit the site and gather the views of local of interested parties i.e. neighbours and the Parish Council (as a statutory consultee).
The Parish Council receives notice of all planning applications which are considered by the Planning and Highways Committee. The Committee look at the plans and its comments are then forwarded to Chelmsford City Council. The comments are taken into account when the the decision on the planning application is made. The Committee also considers all matters relating to Highways and Parking, receives regular reports from the Environmental Group (tEG) relating to Greening Galleywood.
The Planning and Highways Committee has seven members:
Chairman - Councillor Janette Potter
Vice Chairman - Councillor Richard Hyland
Councillors A Golden, B Graves, N Paul, S Troop, D Stevenson
The Committee meets monthly in the Lodge Room at the Keene Hall
Meetings commence at 7.00pm and are open to residents
The Deputy Clerk is in attendance
Copies of papers or reports for Committee meetings can be provided by the Parish Council office upon request
The following documents are reviewed as part of the Parish Planning Process:
Annual Planning Application Schedule 2019
Galleywood Defined Settlement
Galleywood Greenbelt - National Planning Policy Greenbelt
Village Design Statement - VDS Key Summary
Unauthorised encampments - Essex County Council Contact Details
Tel: 03457 430430
Planning & Highways Committee - Tuesday 15 October 2019 - 7.00pm Lodge Room - Keene Hall.
Application Number - Address and Proposal
19/01488/REM - Site at Temple Farm, Ship Road, West Hannigfield - construction of 9 residence blocks comprising
403 residences with under-croft car parking, extensive soft landscaping, 4 refuse/recycling stores and other
associated plant and utility enclosures
19/01607/FUL - 26 Brook Lane, Galleywood CM2 8NL - Demolition of an existing single storey dwelling and replacement with a single two storey dwelling - Removal of a pitched farage roof, to be replaced with flat roof
19/01608/FUL - Shed 9 Baddow Park Mushroom Farm, West Hanningfield Road
change of use from industrial (B1) to therapy and rehabilitatioin rooms (D1)
19/01660/FUL - Wildwood Cottage - 127 Watchouse Road, Galleywood CM2 8ND - Widening of existing vehicle access.
19/01675/FUL - 8 Lyons Close, Galleywood CM2 8NY - Single storey front porch extension and part garage conversion