Committee details

Planning Applications Committee

Purpose of committee

The Planning Applications Committee is responsible for all functions relating to town and country planning and development control specified in the Local Authorities (Functions and Responsibilities) Regulations 2000, including:

·       Development control

·       Building control

·       Conservation matters

·       Tree preservation orders

·       Listed buildings

·       Street naming

·       Public rights of way

The full terms of reference can be found in Article 8 of the Council’s Constitution:

Constitution of the council - Reading Borough Council


Contact information

Support officer: Nicky Simpson - Committee Services Email: ( 0118 9372112