Decision details

Renewal of Article 4 Directions

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


RESOLVED that Cabinet:


A     Approval in principle be given for new Article 4 Directions in Harlow Town Centre, Pinnacles, Templefields and Burnt Mill to limit changes from office to residential use, to take account of the new Use Classes and for this to take effect from 31 July 2022, when the existing Article 4 extensions expire.


B    A new Article 4 Direction be put in place to limit the provisions of the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) Order 2015 to limit of changes from Retail to Residential use in the Harlow Town Centre.


C    Noted that further background work will be undertaken to support the confirmation of the Article 4 directions at the point of enactment and notification to the Secretary of State.

Report author: Andrew Bramidge

Publication date: 13/07/2021

Date of decision: 12/07/2021

Decided at meeting: 12/07/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 21/07/2021

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