Town and Country Planning

2000-11-092001-01-24PLANNING (LISTED BUILDINGS AND CONSERVATION AREAS) ACT 1990TSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211, customer.services@tso.co.uk56100607607
STOCKPORT METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL
PLANNING (LISTED BUILDINGS AND CONSERVATION AREAS) ACT 1990
DESIGNATION OF CONSERVATION AREA

Notice is hereby given that Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council has, with effect from 9th November 2000, designated the Peak Forest Canal Corridor, Stockport, together with certain adjoining land as a Conservation Area. Copies of the plan showing the area designated can be inspected during normal office hours at the Environment and Economic Development Division, Hygarth House, Wellington Road South, Stockport. The effect of the designation is that: In exercising certain functions including the determination of planning applications special attention will be paid to the desirability of preserving or enhancing the character or appearance of the conservation area. Planning applications for development which will affect the character or appearance of the conservation area will be advertised and representations made thereon taken into account. Subject to certain exemptions anyone proposing to cut down, top, lop, uproot, damage or destroy any tree in the conservation area is required to give at least 6 weeks, prior notice to the Council. Subject to certain exemptions conservation area consent is required for the demolition of any building in the conservation area. Planning permission is required for certain types of development which are elsewhere classified as permitted development by the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) Order 1995. Advertisement consent is required for the display of certain advertisements which elsewhere may be displayed without express consent. P. W. Stonehouse, Council Solicitor and Secretary Town Hall, Stockport. 24th January 2001.