Northern Area Planning Committee - Tuesday, 4th June, 2024 10.00 am

Please Note:

Our committee pages will be unavailable on Saturday 25 May due to website maintenance.

Venue: Stour Hall - The Exchange, Old Market Hill, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1FH

Contact: Megan Rochester  01305 224709 - Email:


No. Item



To receive any apologies for absence.



Declarations of Interest

To disclose any pecuniary, other registerable or non-registerable interests as set out in the adopted Code of Conduct. In making their disclosure councillors are asked to state the agenda item, the nature of the interest and any action they propose to take as part of their declaration.


If required, further advice should be sought from the Monitoring Officer in advance of the meeting.



Minutes pdf icon PDF 116 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on Tuesday 9th April 2024.


Registration for public speaking and statements

Members of the public wishing to speak to the Committee on a planning application should notify the Democratic Services Officer listed on the front of this agenda. This must be done no later than two clear working days before the meeting. Please refer to the Guide to Public Speaking at Planning Committee.  Guide to Public Speaking at Planning Committee


The deadline for notifying a request to speak is 8.30am Friday 31st May 2024.


Planning Applications

To consider the applications listed below for planning permission.


P/FUL/2024/00846 - Sherborne House, Newland Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3JG pdf icon PDF 185 KB

Site a metal storage container.


P/RES/2022/07898 - West Of Shaftesbury Road (Land on Ham Farm), Land South of Gillingham, Shaftesbury Road, Gillingham pdf icon PDF 352 KB


P/FUL/2024/00958 - The Tree House, Duck Lane, Stalbridge, DT10 2LP pdf icon PDF 181 KB

Change of use of part of garden to school land for education use, including installation of fencing to site boundary.


Urgent items

To consider any items of business which the Chairman has had prior notification and considers to be urgent pursuant to section 100B (4) b) of the Local Government Act 1972.


The reason for the urgency shall be recorded in the minutes.


Exempt Business

To move the exclusion of the press and the public for the following item in view of the likely disclosure of exempt information within the meaning of paragraph 3 of schedule 12 A to the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended). The public and the press will be asked to leave the meeting whilst the item of business is considered.  


There are no exempt items scheduled for this meeting.