Planning & Licensing Committee
The Planning Committee considers and provides a formal observation to every planning application in Falmouth. It also deals with highway matters, licensing, tree preservation, conservation and enforcement. For procedures on public speaking at planning committee meetings and for further details of how to register to speak please Click here
Falmouth Town Council places great importance on pre planning consultations and is seeking to encourage developers/agents to consult with its Planning Committee at the pre-application stage. For details of the Pre Planning Consultation Protocol please Click here
From May 2022 the Planning Committee and Licensing Committee have been amalgamated.
For Licensing purposes the Committee provides observations on every licensing application in Falmouth from premises licenses to street trading consents. The Council encourages applicants to attend meetings regarding their licence requests and the Council works closely with the Police Licensing Officer.