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Applications to be considered at the next planning committee

In the Planning Committee, a number of major recent planning applications or controversial other types of application are discussed. Find out more here.


  • Find a list below of applications that will be considered at the next Planning Committee

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The applications going to Planning Committee on 29th July 2021 are:


190665 Between Via Urbis Romanae and Mill Road, Land South of Axial Way, Colchester

Hybrid planning application - Outline application for healthcare campus (5ha)of up to 300 older people's homes (C3), 4,300sqm private acute surgical hospital (C2), 1,200sqm.) medical centre (D1),3,600sqm, 75-bed care home (C2), up to 55742sqm offices (B1a);up to 350 homes (C3), with ancillary retail & food & drink of up to 1000m2 of retail (A1),up to 500m2 of food and drink (A3), digital network of ultra fast broadband; 2 points of vehicular access from public highway, pedestrian boulevard & community green(4.5ha).All matters apart from access to be reserved in relation to outline elements of proposals. Detailed consent for a 1st phase of infrastructure to include the creation of a pedestrian boulevard and associated landscaping, and a renewable energy centre and heat distribution network

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210088 Former Museum Resource Centre, 14 Ryegate Road, Colchester

Application for the conversion of the building from Class D1 (Museum) to Residential Use (Class C3): 29 units comprising 23 HMO rooms and 6 s/c flats; with cycling provision and bin storage.


210983 172 Mill Road, Colchester

Erection of 2 No. detached single storey dwellings with attached garages, existing dwelling and garage to be demolished and alterations to existing vehicular access.

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211654 Riverside Office Centre, North Station Road, Colchester

Application to determine if prior approval is required for a proposed change of use from offices (B1) to dwelling houses (C3).

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211079 73 All Saints Avenue, Colchester

Application for variation of a condition 2 following grant of planning permission of application 182603 (Resubmission of 202718).


210121 Outside 32 & 33-34 High Street, Colchester

Erection of a statue of the Taylor sisters - Dedicated to the children of the world.

211411 Newpots, Newpots Lane, Peldon

Change of use of Agricultural Storage Building to General Storage and distribution (B8) and Modular Office Block Ancillary to Store.

211519 Hythe House, 142 Hythe Hill, Colchester

Replace existing timber and render cladding with cedar panels; replace windows with identical UPVC units in black; replace existing aluminium front doors with similar doors 
finished in black




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