Planning Committee - Tuesday, 20th February, 2024 6.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Matlock, DE4 3NN. View directions

Contact: Democratic Services 


No. Item


Apologies for Absence

Please advise the Democratic Services Team on 01629 761133 or email of any apologies for absence.


Approval of Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 153 KB

16 January 2024



Members are required to declare the existence and nature of any interests they may have in subsequent agenda items in accordance with the District Council’s Code of Conduct. Those interests are matters that relate to money or that which can be valued in money, affecting the Member, her/his partner, extended family and close friends. Interests that become apparent at a later stage in the proceedings may be declared at that time.


Public Participation pdf icon PDF 214 KB

To provide members of the public who have given prior notice (by no later than 12 Noon on the working day prior to the meeting) with the opportunity to express views, ask questions or submit petitions relating to planning applications under consideration.  Representations will be invited immediately before the relevant item of business/planning application is discussed.  Details of the Council’s Scheme are reproduced overleaf.  To register to speak on-line, please click here Speak at Planning Committee.  Alternatively email:  or telephone 01629 761133.


Applications for Determination

Please note that for the following items, references to financial, legal and environmental considerations and equal opportunities and disability issues will be embodied within the text of the report, where applicable.


Application No. 23/01310/FUL pdf icon PDF 969 KB

Installation of 11no. Solar PV panels (Resubmission) at The Old Blacksmiths Shop, Dale End, Wirksworth.

Additional documents:


Application No. 23/00916/FUL pdf icon PDF 200 KB

Change of use from museum and exhibition space to (class E) antique, salvage, recycled and vintage collectables shop at Red House Stables, Old Road, Darley Dale, Derbyshire, DE4 2ER.

Additional documents:


Application No. 23/00684/FUL pdf icon PDF 212 KB

Erection of 6 no. commercial / industrial units (Use Classes E(g)(ii) – Research and Development and B8 – Storage and Distribution) (Resubmission) at R P C Commercials, Thurvaston Lane, Longford.

Additional documents:


Application No. 23/01094/OUT pdf icon PDF 590 KB

Outline planning application for the demolition of existing dwelling and associated buildings and construction of a 74no. bedroom care home (Use Class C2) with approval sought for all matters except landscaping at Holmelea, Derby Road, Ashbourne, DE6 1LZ.

Additional documents:


Appeals Progress Report pdf icon PDF 66 KB

To consider a status report on appeals made to the Planning Inspectorate.

Background Papers pdf icon PDF 72 KB