Committee details

Development Control Committee

Purpose of committee

The Development Control Committee comprises of up to 16 Members and is politically balanced.  The Committee deals with matters relating to the administration of the Town and Country Planning legislation, Listed Building and Conservation Area legislation, Hazardous Substances legislation, the Building Acts and associated Regulations.


Development Control Committee Members are sometimes required to inspect a site to get more understanding of a site's location, physical characteristics and relationship to neighbouring properties or land use.  Please refer to the West Suffolk Site Visit Protocol for further information. 




Contact information

Support officer: Helen Hardinge: Democratic Services Officer. Email: