|Conditions / Reason for Refusal:
||SUMMARY OF REASONS FOR DECISION
In the opinion of the Local Planning Authority, the proposal is in accordance with Saved Policies U8 and M16 [28/09/2007] of the Adopted Mansfield District Local Plan 1998, meeting the relevant objectives and criteria, and the objectives of the National Planning Policy Framework 2012. The proposed siting and appearance is considered to be acceptable in this location and there are no other material considerations that indicate that a decision should be taken at variance with the above policies.
Summary of relevant policies
National Planning Policy Framework – sets out the necessary evidence required in support of telecommunications proposals and states that Local Authorities must determine applications on planning grounds.
Saved Policy U8 - states that planning permission will be granted for telecommunication installations provided that mast or site sharing is undertaken where possible, the design and siting of equipment housings minimises visual impact and cables are sited underground.
(1) Note to Applicant
This approval shall be read in accordance with the details of the submitted prior approval notification received by the Local Planning Authority from the applicant’s agent on 11th May 2012 and as detailed on the following:
-Site location maps, drawing no.100 Rev A
-Site elevation, drawing no.300 Rev A
-Antenna/equipment layout, drawing no.400 Rev A
-Antenna/equipment schedule, drawing no.500 Rev A