Change of use of land to haulage yard.
Moved by Councillor Campbell and seconded by Councillor Gregory that:
“the application F/TH/12/0015 be approved subject to the following conditions:
(1) The development hereby permitted shall be begun before the expiration of three years from the date of this permission.
In accordance with Section 91 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended by Section 51 of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004).
(2) No development shall take place until the applicant, or their agents or successors in title, has secured the implementation of:
(i) archaeological field evaluation works in accordance with a specification and written timetable which has first been submitted to and approved in writing by the Local Planning Authority; and
(ii) following on from the evaluation, any safeguarding measures to ensure preservation in situ of important archaeological remains and/or further archaeological investigation and recording in accordance with a specification and timetable which has been submitted to and approved in writing by the Local Planning Authority.
To ensure that due regard is had to the preservation in situ of important archaeological remains in accordance with advice in the National Planning Policy Framework.
(3) The site shall be used only for the parking of HGV trailer units and at no time shall HGV tractor units be parked on site.
To prevent the risk of contaminating groundwater sources in accordance with Thanet Local Plan Policy EPC13.
(4) Prior to the commencement of development hereby approved, full details of both hard and soft landscape works, to include:
· species, size and location of new trees, shrubs, hedges and grassed areas to be planted shall be submitted to, and approved in writing by, the Local Planning Authority.
In the interests of the visual amenities of the area and to adequately integrate the development into the environment in accordance with Policies D1 and D2 of the Thanet Local Plan.
(5) All hard and soft landscape works shall be carried out in accordance with the approved details. The works shall be carried out prior to the occupation of any part of the development, or in accordance with a programme of works to be agreed in writing with the Local Planning Authority. Any trees or plants which within a period of 5 years from the completion of the development die, are removed or become seriously damaged or diseased, shall be replaced in the next planting season with others of a similar size and species, unless the Local Planning Authority gives any written consent to any variation.
In the interests of the visual amenities of the area in accordance with Policies D1 and D2 of the Thanet Local Plan.
(6) The proposed development shall be carried out in accordance with the submitted drawing numbered CFS/01 received by the Local Planning Authority on 9 January 2012.
To secure the proper development of the area.
(7) No development shall take place until details of the means of surface water disposal, including details of the implementation, management and maintenance of any proposed Sustainable urban Drainage Systems, have been submitted to and agreed in writing by the Local Planning Authority. The development shall be carried out in accordance with such details as are agreed and thereafter maintained.
To prevent pollution in accordance with policy NRM2 of the South East Plan.
(8) In the event that contamination is found that was not previously identified at any time when carrying out the approved development, it shall be reported in writing immediately to the Local Planning Authority. An investigation and risk assessment shall be undertaken at that time in accordance with a site characterisation report that shall be submitted to and approved in writing by the Local Planning Authority and where remediation is necessary a remediation scheme shall be submitted to and approved in writing by the Local Planning Authority. Prior to the occupation of the approved development and following completion of measures identified in the approved remediation scheme a verification report shall be submitted to and approved in writing by the Local Planning Authority.
To ensure that the proposed development will not cause harm to human health or pollution of the environment, in accordance with the advice contained within the National Planning Policy Framework”