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: clare.mcintyre@midandeastantrim.gov.uk  or libby.graham-metz@midandeastantrim.gov.uk

Planning Committee Meeting of 7 July 2022

Application Reference

Application Category

Description of Development

Location

Recommendation

LA02/2022/0079/O

Local

Proposed site for infill dwelling and garage

Adjacent to and north of 100 Munie Road Glenarm

Approve

 LA02/2022/0351/F

Local

Proposed Multi-Use Games Area (MUGA) at existing lands at Portglenone Marina including a new artificial playing surface, 5m boundary fence, flood lighting, drainage amendments and associated changes to surrounding access points to facilitate pedestrian & maintenance access.

Portglenone Marina Gortgole Road Portglenone

Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 9 June 2022

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation

LA02/2021/0557/F 

Local

Proposed change of use of and extension from agricultural building to Material (waste timber) Recovery and transfer Facility (MRTF), yard area, weighbridge, interceptor, security gates, landscaping, parking, staff welfare facilities, access and ancillary site works

Lands approx 77m NE of 38 Maboy Road Portglenone

Refuse

 LA02/2022/0159/F 

Local

New 3G indoor training facility and associated services

Vacant Bowling Club 100 Glenkeen Avenue Greenisland

Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 12 May 2022

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation

LA02/2019/0775/F

Major

Proposed erection of a Hotel with a total gross floor area of 4,146m2 consisting of 65 no. bedrooms, reception lobby, restaurant/function room, bar, food prep kitchen, staff accommodation, office space, ancillary accommodation and associated car parking and landscaping.

153 Crankill Road Ballymena

Refuse

LA02/2021/0770/F

Major

Construction of a municipal cemetery to include a new burial plots; memorial garden; staff facilities building including public toilets:  maintenance/operations/storage building and service yard; new right-hand turning lane access from Old Glenarm Road; parking provision, bus stop; and associated landscaping

382 Old Glenarm Road, Larne

Approve

LA02/2021/0209/F

Major

Demolition of the existing school buildings to allow for the construction of a new 800 pupil, 9737 sqm, post primary school.  Garron Tower will be part demolished and reduced to the extent of the listed building.  The ground floor of the Castle, at 872sqm, will be refurbished and an entrance extension incorporated.  Landscaping works will include additional car parking, as well as the refurbishment of the pitches to allow for a MUGA and a 3G GAA pitch.

St Killians College, 25 Tower Road Carnlough

Approve
   LA02/2021/0211/LBC

 

Local

Demolition of the existing school buildings that currently sit within the curtilage of the listed building -Garron Tower.  Construction of a new 800 pupil, 9737 sqm, post primary school.  Garron Tower will be part demolished and reduced to the extent of the listed building.  The ground floor of the Castle, at 872 sqm, will be refurbished and an entrance extension incorporated.

St Killians College,   25 Tower Road Carnlough

Approve

 LA02/2021/0439/F

Major

Erection of Multi Fuel Combined Heat & Power (CHP) facility including associated infrastructure and development

Lands at Kilroot Power Station, Station Road, Carrickfergus

Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 7 April 2022

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation

LA02/2021/0770F 

Major

Construction of a municipal cemetery to include a new burial plots, memorial garden, staff facilities building including public toilets. 

Land opposite 382 Old Glenarm Road, Larne.

Approve

LA02/2022/0116/F 

Local

New ground floor changing rooms and first floor community multifunction room with associated stores and ancillary areas

Lands to rear of existing grandstand at football grounds at 100 Glenkeen Avenue, Greenisland

Approve

LA02/2022/0134/F 

Local

Extension and enlarged yard to establish industrial development providing additional floorspace for class B4 storage and distribution use

Lands at 7 Corbally Road, Ballymena

Approve

LA02/2021/0764/F 

Major

Park and Ride facility (392 car parking spaces and cycle parking) with associated lighting, CCTV, landscaping and boundary treatment with access from and junction improvements at Galgorm Road and provision of photovoltaic panels on roof of existing maintenance building

Translink Bus Depot, Galgorm Road Ballymena

Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 10 March 2022

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation

LA02/2021/0131/F

Major

Proposed development of 214 dwellings (comprising of 30 detached and 184 semi-detached with associated car parking and landscaping amended proposal to that previously approved under V/2001/0175/F)

Lands north-west of Brackenridge, Carrickfergus.

Approve

 LA02/2021/0422/F 

 

Local

An application under Section 54 of The Planning Act (Northern Ireland) 2011 to vary the wording of condition 25 (re Mineral Extraction Phasing Plan) to state ‘Works shall be carried out in phases as per Drawing 03/01 (date stamp received on 22 May 2018), commencing at Phase 1 and only progressing to the next phase upon completion of the previous one unless otherwise agreed with Council’, of approval LA02/2017/0709/F for extension to quarry including consideration and deepening of the existing operational area, amendments to existing access and restoration

Ballylig Quarry, Ballylig Road, Broughshane.

Approve

 LA02/2021/0541/F

 

Major

A private residential assisted living and retirement housing scheme comprising a mix of house types (234 houses and 81 apartments) and nursing home, spa/community facilities, tennis courts and bowling green with associated parkland and green link.  A drive-thru restaurant, park and ride facility and relocation of the long-stay hotel car park.  Amendment to previous approval LA02/2018/0065/F. 

Amendments to include the retention of the former Michelin building, the inclusion of lands at World of Wonder, a reduction in the number of apartments, an increase in the number of housing units, the removal  of the health centre, a larger nursing home, the introduction of  a drive-thru restaurant, upgrading of the road network and changes to the overall arrangement of the layout

Lands at 75 Belfast Road (behind Loughshore Hotel), Carrickfergus.

Approve

 LA02/2021/0770/F 

Major

Construction of a municipal cemetery to include a new burial plots, memorial garden, staff facilities building including public toilets

Land opposite 382 Old Glenarm Road, Larne

Approve

LA02/2021/0942/O 

Local

Outline application for site supervision/management dwelling.

Woodford Fly Fishery, 145 m S of 30 Woodburn Road, Carrickfergus.

Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 10 February 2022

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation

LA02/2021/0705/F

 

Major

Replacement domestic garage

4 Branch Road, Larne

Approve

LA02/2021/0834/O 

Local

Proposed residential development with new access

Land at no. 40 Trailcock Road including nos. 19-21 Regent Avenue.  North of 7-8 Lennox Mews and 7-8 Lennox Drive Carrickfergus

Approve

LA02/2021/0877/F 

Local

Propose 2no. Glamping Pods for respite care of disabled, with facilities for gardening and recreation.

Gobbins Road, Islandmagee

Approve

LA02/2021/1108/F 

Local

Housing Development, 146 Dwellings, Amendments to approval LA02/2018/0154/F

Land adj to Minorca Drive Carrickfergus

Approve

Planning Committee Meeting of 13 January 2021

Application Reference Application Category Description of Development Location Recommendation

LA02/2021/0492/F 

Major Proposed extension to Centralised Anaerobic Digestion (CDA) plant to include 12 additional digester tanks, nine buffer/storage tanks.  Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant, two gas buffer domes, process building, digestive treatment plant, bio-methane gas upgrade plant, odour control plant, staff facilities, weighbridge, wheel-wash, substation

Lands at Tully Quarry, 116 Moorfields Road, Ballymena

Approve
LA02/2021/0589/F   Local Proposed vehicular and pedestrian link between residential development at Bashford Park, previously approved under planning permission LA02/2016/0919/F, and New Hampshire Drive, Carriskfergus

Lands immediately east/north-east of no.s 1 & 30 Portsmouth Gardens and west/north-west of no.s 1 & 3 Hampshire Drive, Carrickfergus.

Approve
LA02/2021/0629/F   Local Proposed residential development of 22 No. dwellings comprising of 12 No. chalet bungalows and 10 No. semi-detached units with optional garages; open space, car parking, landscaping and associated site and access works

Former Corran Primary School, Blackcave North, Larne

Approve