Five available Elected Members from a pool of the following 11 Members (members of the Planning Committee): Councillors John Bell, Fiona Campbell, Gordon Jenkins, Jim Roberts, Elena Whitham, Ellen Freel, Maureen McKay, Billy Crawford, Neil McGhee, Tom Cook and John McFadzean).
NB: Whilst five Members will initially be sought to populate each Local Review Body meeting, to comply with legislation the quorum will be three members. Individual Review Bodies may proceed if a quorum is secured.
Chair of the Local Review Body shall be the Chair of the Planning Committee (Councillor Jim Roberts).
Terms of reference and delegated authority
In relation to Local Development planning applications as specified in the Planning Etc (Scotland) Act 2006 to review and determine:-
(i) appeals against decisions by Officers to refuse planning permissions;
(ii) appeals against conditions set by Officers in respect of a planning permission; and
(iii) failure by Officers to make a decision in respect of a planning application within the statutory timescale.
To give notice of their decision to all relevant parties as detailed in the Town and Country Planning (Scheme of Delegation and Local Review Procedure) (Scotland) Regulations 2008.
Authority and administrative procedures
The Town and Country Planning (Scheme of Delegation and Local Review Procedure) (Scotland) Regulations 2013 make provision for the establishment of the Local Review Body. The Local Review Body shall produce and keep under review administrative procedures, which shall be informed by the above-mentioned regulations.