Planning

Current Planning Schedule

Recent planning applications scheduled for the Mid and East Antrim Planning Committee

Speaking Rights

Anyone can register speaking rights to speak on a planning application.  Speaking rights are limited to those planning applications listed on the Agenda for the up-coming Planning Committee.

Speaking rights will be limited to 4 minutes. 

If more than one person wishes to speak in support or against an application, they will be expected to split the allocated 4 minutes.

Those wishing to address the Committee must register their wish to do so with the Council’s Chief Administrative Officer / Committee Administrator by 12noon two working days before the meeting.

Contact: laura.rankin@midandeastantrim.gov.uk  or Libby.graham-metz@midandeastantrim.gov.uk

Planning Committee Meeting of 7 October 2021

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation

LA02/2021/0547/F

 

Local

Proposed end of terrace two-storey dwelling

Adjoining 1 Fairymount Terrace

Taylors Avenue

Carrickfergus

Approve

LA02/2021/0684/F

 

Local

Conversion of existing double garage within rear garden of existing dwelling into studio dwelling

Land at  rear of 9 Upper Station Road Greenisland

Refuse

LA02/2021/0717/F

 

Local

Proposed 16 no. secure storage units

8 Meadowbank Road Carrickfergus

Approve

LA02/2021/0775/F   Local Proposed stable block and domestic shed

4 Wardlow Road

Ballymena
Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 9 September 2021

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation

LA02/2020/0941/F 

Local

Proposed Housing Development consisting of 10 dwellings.

Lands opposite No. 59 Grange Road, Ballymena

Approve

LA02/2021/0489/F

Local

Storage building

14 Cloughwater Road, Ballymena.

Refuse

LA02/2021/0633/F 

Local

Alterations to an existing restaurant to form a drive thru' cafe with service/delivery area, outdoor seating and associated general ancillary site works.

Former Frankie and Benny's restaurant

 Larne Link Road

 Ballymena

Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 5 August 2021

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation
LA02/2020/0684/F  Major Re-development of part of the existing St Patrick's Barracks site to create a new social and affordable housing development, consisting of 136 no. dwellings along with associated road infrastructure, landscaping, children's play park.  St Patrick's Barracks site, Demense Ave, Ballymena.  Approve
LA02/2020/0950/F  Major Proposed residential development of 69 no. dwelling units, garages, road layout, open space, children's play area (amendment to part of approval 2017 /0346/F).  Lands south of Crebilly Road, Knockeen Crescent, Knockeen Road and north of Lame Link Road, Ballymena.  Approve
LA02/2021/0088/F  Major Replacement of main stand, social club & fan zone, offices and changing rooms and upgrade of existing facilities and consolidation of previous planning permissions to provide, new covered terrace stand, new changing facilities, classroom/training rooms, gym, community hub with multi-functional community spaces and club shop, and a replacement administration hub, formalised car parking  Inver Park, Inver Road, Larne. Approve

 

Planning Committee Meeting of 8 July 2021

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation
LA02/2020/0462/F  Local Amended proposal for replacement terrace and provision of new canopy, W.C.s, dug out, treatment room, food outlet & VIP lounge Larne Football Club, Inver Park, Larne Approve
LA02/2020/0663/F Local Demolition of existing dwelling and erection of 16 no. apartments in 3 no. buildings with associated landscaping.  103 & 103a Shore Road, Greenisland Refuse
LA02/2020/0978/F  Local Remove condition no. 29 (re frequency of use and permitted operating hours of Air Drilling Plant) of approval 
LA02/2017/0709/F for Extension to quarry.
Ballylig Quarry, Ballylig Road, Broughshane.  Refuse
LA02/2021/0074/F  Local Erection of single storey restaurant with associated drive through.  Former Lorry Park, Circular Road Roundabout, Larne.  Approve
LA02/2021/0240/DCA  Local Demolition of the former Glenarm Primary School  Former Glenarm Primary School  Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 10 June 2021

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation
LA02/2020/0802/F  Local Dev Demolition of existing building and redevelopment of site for residential comprising of 34 No. apartments (8 No. 2 bed and 26 No. 3 bed) within 3 No. four storey  Lands to the North of Premier Inn Hotel and East of Rodgers Quay Carrickfergus Waterfront  Approve
LA02/2020/0832/DCA  Local Dev Demolition of existing building and redevelopment of site for residential comprising of 34 No. apartments {8 No. 2 bed and 26 No. 3 bed) within 3 No. four storey  Lands to the North of Premier Inn Hotel and East of Rodgers Quay Carrickfergus Waterfront  Approve
LA02/2020/0976/F  Local Dev An application under Section 54 of The Planning Act 
{Northern Ireland) 2011 to remove condition no. 27 (re frequency of use and permitted operating hours of Rock Hammer Operations of approval LA02/2017 /0709/F for Extension to quarry including consolidation and deepening of the existing operational area 
Ballylig Quarry, Broughshane Refuse
LA02/2021/0014/F  Major Development of new lslandmagee Primary School to facilitate the amalgamation of Junior (site of former Mullaghdubh Primary) and Senior (site of former Kilcoan Primary) campuses to provide a new 5 class primary school building and recreational areas including a Multi- Use Games Area 
(MUGA) 
Vacant land north of 1-11 Kilcairn, Low Road lslandmagee Approve
LA02/2021/0336/F  Local Change of Use from a community martial arts to sui generis church led hub.  Unit lC, Woodside Industrial Estate, Ballymena  Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 13 May 2021

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation
LA02/2020/0411/F  Local Dev  Upgrading of existing forest trails and development of new multi-use forest trails.  Bracknamuckley Forest, Gortgole Road, Portglenone  Approve
LA02/2020/0947/F  Local Dev  Proposed development of new industrial building and ancillary offices with associated site works and new access to Woodside Road.  Lands at former Refuse Michelin Athletic Club, 30 Woodside Road, Ballymena Refuse
LA02/2021/0041/O  Local Dev  New dwelling  Site to rear of 216 Coast Road, Ballygally  Refuse
LA02/2021/0021/RM  Major Dev  Proposed residential development to provide 96 dwellings and 16 apartments with new vehicular access formed onto Tower Road and associated site works  Lands between Bankshead Lane and Tower Road (Site of former St. Comgall's College) Larne Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 8 April 2021

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation
LA02/2019/0932/F Major Construction of new build 9 classroom 250 pupil Primary School Dunaghy Wood, Martinstown, Ballymena Approve
LA02/2020/0384/F Local Demolish existing garage and outhouses and build one and a half storey retirement dwelling Adjacent 63A Shore Road, Greenisland, Carrickfergus Refuse
LA02/2020/0543/F Local Conversion and reuse of existing building with extension to provide new dwelling SW of 2 Cable Road, Whitehead Approve
LA02/2020/0538/DCA Local Demolition of existing outbuilding to rear 2 Cable Road, Whitehead Approve
LA02/2020/0799/F Local Proposed 48 no. social housing apartments with associated car parking and landscaping Lands NW of World of Wonder, 75 Belfast Road, Carrickfergus Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 04 March 2021

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation
LA02/2020/0362/F Major Dev Construction of new 3 storey school building, 43 classrooms, 10,314sqm, 700 no. pupil integrated secondary school on the existing school site. Ulidia Integrated College, 112 Victoria Road, Carrickfergus Approve
LA02/2020/0417/F Major Dev Proposed underground gas pipeline (approx. 3km in length) including above-ground installations and associated ancillary development to provide a connection between the Belfast Transmission Gas Pipeline at Marshallstown and Kilroot Power Station. Lands between Kilroot Power Station at Carrickfergus and the Belfast Transmission (Gas) Pipeline Approve
LA02/2020/0940/F Local Dev Change of use from Public House to Church 207 Carnlough Road, Aughafatten, Ballymena Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 04 February 2021

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation
LA02/2020/0450/F Local Change of use from 7 no. vacant retail units to 9 no. one bedroom apartments and 1 no. two bedroom apartment Laharna Apartment Building 136-148 Main Street Larne Approve
LA02/2020/0856/F Local Installation of lighting on existing aircraft landing strip 10m East of 86 Buckna Road
Broughshane
Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 14 January 2021

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation
LA02/2019/0849/F Local Construction of new Community Centre with associated parking Broughshane Community Centre
Knockan Road
Broughshane
Approve
LA02/2020/0155/F Local Application to vary condition no. 12 (re Hydrological monitoring) of approval LA02/2017/0709/F Ballylig Quarry
Ballylig Road
Broughshane
Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of  10 December 2020

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation
LA02/2020/0371/F Local Household Waste Recycling Centre with site office and skips/compactor units and non-hazardous waste transfer station Lands to the west of 10 Marshallstown Road
Carrickfergus
Approve
LA02/2020/0287/F Local Retention of prefabricated dwelling and domestic garage 19E Maboy Road
Portglenone
Approve
LA02/2020/0563/F Local New front wall and entrance gates- Both vehicular and pedestrian 19 Balmoral Avenue
Whitehead
Refuse
LA02/2020/0566/DCA Local New front wall and entrance gates- Both vehicular and pedestrian 19 Balmoral Avenue
Whitehead
Refuse

 

Planning Committee Meeting of 8 October 2020

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation
LA02/2020/0108/F Major 66 No. dwellings and ancillary associated works. Land at Sand Road, Galgorm Approve