Houses in multiple occupation (HMOs)

Details

BARNSLEY METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL

NOTICE

Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) Order 2015

Notice pursuant to Schedule 3 of the making of an Article 4 Direction

DIRECTION RELATING TO HOUSES IN MUTIPLE OCCUPATION HMO’s – BOROUGH WIDE (BARNSLEY METROPOLITAN BOROUGH)

Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council made an Article 4 Direction on 14 May 2020, under Article 4(1) of the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) Order 2015.

The Article 4 Direction (Article 4 Direction 1/2020) relates to development set out in the First Schedule below and removes permitted development rights for this type of development from the Land identified in the Second Schedule. Planning permission will therefore be required for development comprised within the First Schedule for the Land identified in Second Schedule.

A copy of this Direction (Article 4 Direction 1/2020), including a map defining the area to which the Direction relates can also be viewed at the Council’s Offices, Westgate Plaza 1, Barnsley, South Yorkshire S70 9EZ within the current limited opening times of the office due to COVID restrictions on Tuesdays or Thursdays each week between 9.00 and 12.30.

The Direction will come into force when it is confirmed which the Council propose to do on or after 23 May 2021.

Persons wishing to make representations concerning the Direction may do so by submitting representation in writing either by e mail to the following e mail address; developmentmanagement@barnsley.gov.uk or addressed to Head of Planning and Building Control, Economic Regeneration Service, Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council, PO BOX 634, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 9GG which must be received by the Council not later than 3 July 2020 (in the current circumstances a representation by e mail is preferred). If you do not have internet access, please call 01226 773555 where alternative arrangements may be made for you to receive a copy of the Direction.

FIRST SCHEDULE

Development consisting of a change of use of a building from a use falling within Class C3 (Dwellinghouses) of the Schedule to the Town and Country Planning (Use Classes) Order 1987 (as amended) to a use falling within Class C4 (Houses in Multiple Occupation) of that Schedule, and removes permitted development rights for this type of development from 23.5. 2021 being development comprised within Class L(b) of part 3 of Schedule 2 of Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) Order 2015.  Planning permission will therefore be required for change of use from Class C3 to Class C4 once the District Wide Article 4 Direction is in force.

SECOND SCHEDULE

All that land known within the administrative boundaries of Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council as shown edged red on the Plan to the Direction

 

A C Frosdick LLB DipLG
Director of Legal and Governance

Dated 22 May 2020

Related Files