The outcome of tonight’s meeting of the full Council was that the recommendations from Cabinet were approved:- ie
- Agrees that the Core Strategy as set out in Appendix 1 to the report be submitted for examination by an independent inspector subject to completing all relevant processes and procedures;
- Adopt the Policies as interim planning policy for the determining of planning applications and enforcement
- In the event of a change in national planning policy and/or regional planning policy relevant to, and significant for, the substantive issues in the Council’s Core Strategy (as referred to in resolution i) above), that the stages towards the adoption of the Core Strategy be progressed no further pending a review by the Cabinet of the implications of the changes to government policy on the Core Strategy, and the consideration of the Cabinet’s review by the full Council.
The voting was 30 for, 10 against and 2 abstentions. About eight Councillors were not present at the vote.