Decision details

EN/2021/00420- 35 Elizabeth Avenue Bridport DT6 5BA

Decision Maker: Executive Director, Place

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


This decision is taken under delegated powers set out in Paragraph 145 of the Officer Scheme of Delegation in the Council’s constitution, which grants delegated authority to undertake all action in order to regulate any actual, perceived or potential breach of any of the Town and Country Planning Legislation including:


To determine whether or not to take and/or to cease action whether because in his/her opinion the breach is trivial, there is insufficient demonstrable harm and/or, it is not expedient to take / continue to take action


This authority has been delegated to me through the Local Scheme of Nomination for the Executive Director for Place.


Reasons for the decision:

The fence is not considered harmful enough to the character of the area for it to be in the public interest to enforce


Alternative options considered:

Formal action considered. Planning Permission would likely be granted for the fence which is slightly over the height allowed under the permitted development regulations.


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Publication date: 13/06/2022

Date of decision: 27/05/2022