**Due to the size of the agenda the meeting will take place in two parts; Part A commencing at 10am & Part B to commence not before 1pm - the agenda indicates which items come under each part**, Development Control Committee - Wednesday 3 April 2024 10.00 am

Venue: Conference Chamber, West Suffolk House, Western Way, Bury St Edmunds IP33 3YU

Contact: Helen Hardinge: Democratic Services Officer  Email:

Note: Bespoke speaking arrangements have been agreed for the application in Part A of the agenda, please view the relevant Public Speaking Protocol attached below for more information / The link to view the livestream broadcast of the meeting is shown in 'Media' below. Please ensure the device in which you wish to view the broadcast allows access to YouTube. The livestream will commence from 10am on Wednesday 3 April 2024 


No. Item



Part A

(commences at 10am)


Procedural matters



Apologies for absence



Any member who is substituting for another member should so indicate, together with the name of the relevant absent member.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 271 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 6 March 2024 (copy attached).


Declarations of interest

Members are reminded of their responsibility to declare any disclosable pecuniary interest, other registerable or non-registrable interest which they have in any item of business on the agenda, no later than when that item is reached and, when appropriate, to leave the meeting prior to discussion and voting on the item.


Planning Application DC/22/2190/HYB - Land at Shepherds Grove, Bury Road, Stanton (Report No: DEV/WS/24/014) pdf icon PDF 284 KB

Report No: DEV/WS/24/014


Hybrid planning application - (A) (i) Full application on 27.56 ha of the site for the storage, distribution and processing of accident damaged and non-damaged motor vehicles, together with the construction of ancillary buildings (B8 Use Class), perimeter fencing and landscaping works (ii) Full application for a new roundabout/road and additional landscaping on circa 5.37 ha of the application site - (B) (i) Outline application for the construction of buildings for commercial/roadside uses (Use Classes B2, B8, C1, E (excluding E(a)), and a hot food takeaway and pub/restaurant) on circa 2.7 ha of the application site (Plots A, B and C) with all matters reserved except for access (ii) Outline application for the construction of building(s) for general employment uses (Use Classes B2, B8 and E(g)) on circa 1.37ha of the application site (Plot D) with all matters reserved except for access

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On conclusion of the above items the Chair will permit a short break

Part B

(commences not before 1pm)


Planning Application DC/23/0630/FUL - Vicarage Farm Cottage, Vicarage Farm Lane, Great Barton (Report No: DEV/WS/24/015) pdf icon PDF 297 KB

Report No: DEV/WS/24/015


Planning application - one dwelling (following demolition of existing dwelling)

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Planning Application DC/23/1578/HH - 2 Stonebridge Avenue, Bury St Edmunds (Report No: DEV/WS/24/016) pdf icon PDF 177 KB

Report No: DEV/WS/24/016


Householder planning application - a. first floor side extension b. detached cart lodge

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Planning Application DC/23/2040/FUL - 30-38 High Street, Haverhill (Report No: DEV/WS/24/017) pdf icon PDF 174 KB

Report No: DEV/WS/24/017


Planning application - change of use from Class E (c)(i) (professional services) to Class F.1(a) for the provision of education to part of the ground floor and part of the second floor

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