Strategic Planning

Regulatory Committee

The Regulatory Committee has full delegated authority to determine planning applications on behalf of the County Council. Non-controversial planning applications are dealt with by the Director of Economy, Transport and Environment under delegation arrangements set out in the Development Management Charter  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 14MB.

Agendas, including reports on planning applications, for meetings are published a few days beforehand (the Monday before a Committee at the latest) and can be viewed through the link below - see 'Committee Cycle'.

Meetings are open to the public and anyone with an interest in an application may speak at a meeting, subject to prior arrangement by


or writing to the Chief Executive at:

Hampshire County Council,
The Castle,
SO23 8UJ

Committee Cycle

Regulatory meetings after 13 January 2010 are documented on the Calendar of Meetings.

Meetings held before 13 January 2010 then can be found on the Regulatory Committee's Homepage.

You can also search for a council meeting.

The Regulatory Committee's responsibilities are set out in the relevant part of the County Council's constitution.

A revised Local Protocol on Planning, Rights of Way and Commons Registration for Members of Regulatory Committee, Substitute Members of Regulatory Committee and Officers was published in February 2014