Planning advice archive 2018-2019


Archive has 21 results

  • Stratford-on-Avon District Council (18 009 847)

    Statement Not upheld Planning advice 28-Mar-2019

    Summary: The Council gave suitable advice about permitted development rights to the complainant, through direct communications and its planning guidance documents. It also handled the relevant planning applications without fault.

  • South Somerset District Council (18 011 336)

    Statement Not upheld Planning advice 25-Mar-2019

    Summary: Mr F complains the Council wrongly advised him about a planning application fee. The Ombudsman has found no fault by the Council.

  • Derbyshire Dales District Council (18 016 448)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Planning advice 21-Mar-2019

    Summary: Mr X complains about the service the Council provided to him prior to and during the planning application process. The Ombudsman will not investigate the complaint because it is unlikely we can add to the investigation already carried out by the Council and an investigation is unlikely to lead to a different outcome.

  • London Borough of Harrow (18 017 214)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Planning advice 19-Mar-2019

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate Mr X's complaint about the Council's handling of his request for pre-application planning advice. It is unlikely we would find fault by the Council causing Mr X significant injustice.

  • Burnley Borough Council (18 016 214)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Planning advice 01-Mar-2019

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate this complaint about the way the Council handled the determination of a planning application and subsequent appeal. This is because the complainant has not suffered a significant personal injustice as a result of the alleged fault by the Council.

  • Test Valley Borough Council (18 015 065)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Planning advice 15-Feb-2019

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate Mr X's complaint about the Council's pre-application advice. The complaint is late and it is unlikely we would find fault.

  • Durham County Council (18 015 033)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Planning advice 14-Feb-2019

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate Mrs X's complaint about the Council's pre-application planning advice. The complaint is late and I have seen no good reasons to exercise our discretion to investigate it.

  • Leeds City Council (18 015 139)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Planning advice 06-Feb-2019

    Summary: Mrs X complains about the way the Council considered her planning application. The Ombudsman will not investigate this complaint as Mrs X has a right of appeal to the Planning Inspector.

  • Harlow District Council (18 001 723)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Planning advice 20-Dec-2018

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate Miss X's complaint about the Council's pre-application planning advice. It is unlikely we would find fault by the Council causing Miss X significant injustice and if she disagreed with the Council's decision to refuse her formal application it would have been reasonable for her to appeal.

  • Milton Keynes Council (17 019 389)

    Statement Not upheld Planning advice 15-Nov-2018

    Summary: Mr Y complains about the Council's decision to allow a change of use at a site close to his home. Mr Y says the Council has lacked impartiality in its dealings with the developer, and has failed to seek the views of neighbours and other third-parties. The Ombudsman finds no evidence of procedural fault in the Council's handling of the prior approval applications received for the site, and we do not uphold the complaint.

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