FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

01 September 2020

Questions for consideration

All the below questions relate to judicial review claims of decisions to award planning permission in 2019. Please answer in the format provided below.

 1. How many judicial review claims of decisions to award planning permission/consent were received in 2019?

Year

Number of claims

2019

 

 

2. Of the judicial review claims received, how many proceeded to a substantive hearing?

Year

Number proceeded to hearing

2019

 

 

3. Of the judicial review claims received, how many resulted in a quashing order being issued in respect of the decision to award planning permission?

Year

Quashing order issued

2019

 

 

4. Of the judicial review claims received (and not including those where a quashing order was issued), how many resulted in the planning permission being withdrawn for other reasons (e.g. by a Consent Order, or a decision by the planning authority to withdrawn planning permission)?

Year

Consent order issued/Decision withdrawn

2019

 

 

5. What were the planning application references/numbers for the planning application decisions that were subject to a judicial review claim? 

Year

Application reference/number

2019

 

 



East Herts Council Response

10 September 2020

Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed and the information that we hold is enclosed.

1. How many judicial review claims of decisions to award planning permission/consent were received in 2019?

Year

Number of claims

2019

 2

 

2. Of the judicial review claims received, how many proceeded to a substantive hearing?

Year

Number proceeded to hearing

2019

 2

 

3. Of the judicial review claims received, how many resulted in a quashing order being issued in respect of the decision to award planning permission?

Year

Quashing order issued

2019

 2

 

4. Of the judicial review claims received (and not including those where a quashing order was issued), how many resulted in the planning permission being withdrawn for other reasons (e.g. by a Consent Order, or a decision by the planning authority to withdrawn planning permission)?

Year

Consent order issued/Decision withdrawn

2019

 0

 

5. What were the planning application references/numbers for the planning application decisions that were subject to a judicial review claim? 

Year

Application reference/number

2019

 3/18/0835/FUL

3/18/0432/FUL

 

 

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Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Telephone 0303 123 1113

https://ico.org.uk/

 

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

 

Thank you for your request.