Planning news

  • Appeal for residential development on Metropolitan Open Land to be contested

    Published on Wednesday, 12 September 2018

    A proposal to build 151 apartments on Metropolitan Open Land (MOL) at the Footzie Social Club in Lower Sydenham is being contested by the council at the forthcoming appeal.

  • Direct action authorised for untidy site

    Published on Tuesday, 26 June 2018

    Ongoing problems with severely out of control garden vegetation and a collapsed roof on the extension of a private property near Bromley Common, has resulted in direct action being authorised.

  • Prosecuted for breaking planning conditions

    Published on Tuesday, 29 May 2018

    An Orpington resident developing his property in Buttermere Road, has been prosecuted for failing to comply with a Breach of Condition Notice.

  • Football Ground application approved at Flamingo Park

    Published on Thursday, 15 March 2018

    An application by Cray Wanderers Football Club to construct a new football ground, with residential housing, at the Flamingo Park Club was agreed, with conditions and subject to the completion of a legal agreement.

  • Local Plan submitted to Government, with autumn hearings expected

    Published on Tuesday, 22 August 2017

    The Local Plan, which sets out land uses, planning policies and potential development sites across the borough, has been submitted to government for independent examination following council approval.

  • Klinger application for new commercial units approved

    Published on Wednesday, 26 April 2017

    An application to restore and enhance the Grade II listed Klinger building and provide new commercial units was approved at Development Control Committee on Tuesday night.

  • Consultation - planning for the next decade and beyond

    Published on Wednesday, 16 November 2016

    A major consultation about land uses, planning policies and potential development sites across the borough is now under way until 31 December 2016.

  • Biggin Hill Airport limited hours decision made

    Published on Friday, 17 June 2016

    Biggin Hill Airport’s response to various conditions stipulated by the council before the operating hours change was approved on Wednesday 15 June

  • Biggin Hill Airport limited hours decision

    Published on Wednesday, 25 May 2016

    A report outlining Biggin Hill Airport’s response to various conditions that the council stipulated must be agreed before the operating hours could be extended will be considered in June.

  • Biggin Hill Airport ‘call in’ application dismissed

    Published on Wednesday, 6 January 2016

    The council’s Executive and Resources PDS Committee dismissed the ‘call-in’ application relating to Biggin Hill Airport’s application to their landlord, the council.

  • Biggin Hill Airport ‘call in’ agenda published

    Published on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

    The agenda for the council meeting to examine the ‘call in’ application about Biggin Hill Airport has now been published.

  • Biggin Hill Airport limited hours decision called in

    Published on Monday, 14 December 2015

    The decision to grant an extension of operating hours, with stringent conditions and obligations for Biggin Hill Airport, has been ‘called in’

  • Biggin Hill Airport limited hours decision

    Published on Friday, 27 November 2015

    An extension of operating hours has been agreed by the Council’s Executive, with stringent conditions and obligations for Biggin Hill Airport to fulfil.

  • Biggin Hill Airport decision date in November

    Published on Friday, 16 October 2015

    The application to increase operating hours at Biggin Hill Airport will be considered further next month in a special full council meeting, with an anticipated decision made by the Executive.