Permit issued before enforcement notice
The applicant was already in possession of a previous permit for the installation of street furniture for outdoor dining
Bee breeding station sanctioned without proposed extensions
A planning application seeking the sanctioning of ‘changes’ and ‘proposed additions’ to an ‘approved bee breeding station’ was submitted to the...
Court upholds Planning Authority appeal against Tribunal decisions

The Tribunal had annulled enforcement notices issued by the Planning Authority...

The Tribunal had annulled enforcement notices issued by the...

Local Plan heights are consistent with the SPED

The Tribunal conceded that the proposed building envelope was in line with the...

The Tribunal conceded that the proposed building envelope...

Permission revoked due to false declaration of ownership

A summary planning application for the  ‘proposed sanctioning of...

A summary planning application for the ...

Permission to extend area for tables and chairs denied

The catering establishment is located adjacent to other similar outlets...

The catering establishment is located adjacent to other...

Hondoq proposal to be reassessed in view of procedural error

On the 30th June 2016, the Planning Board refused permission for a...

On the 30th June 2016, the Planning Board refused...

Permission denied due to subsisting illegal use

Evidence showed that commercial activity within extension had persisted

Evidence showed that commercial activity within extension...

Kirkop warehouses justified on Thematic Objective 12

A development application contemplating warehouse construction close to the...

A development application contemplating warehouse...

Decision to be taken following inspection of Heritage Board

Applicant contended that the Authority may choose to deviate from the exact...

Applicant contended that the Authority may choose to...

Residence to dairy producer permitted

Livestock farmer sought planning permission for the “construction of a residence with basement and the construction of an underground water reservoir for...

Livestock farmer sought planning permission for the...

Permission for shooting academy turned down

New development, which takes up fresh land, notwithstanding the location of the...

New development, which takes up fresh land, notwithstanding...

Permission for stables turned dwelling is denied

“The Tribunal was not convinced that a dwelling had existed on site”

“The Tribunal was not convinced that a dwelling had...

Permission to repair punctures issued following Court direction

There was no evidence to suggest that applicant would make use of pneumatic...

There was no evidence to suggest that applicant would make...

Tribunal not convinced about the need for agricultural storage

Policy 6.2C of the Rural Policy & Design Guidance: redevelopment may not...

Policy 6.2C of the Rural Policy & Design Guidance:...

When an ODZ site is sandwiched between two streets

Adevelopment planning application providing for the demolition of an...

Adevelopment planning application providing for the...

Valletta bar denied permit

New commercial activity should not cause ’nuisance for neighbouring residents’

New commercial activity should not cause ’nuisance...

Stairwell overlying penthouse allowed

The permits quoted by applicant were of little relevance since these were issued under a different policy regime

The permits quoted by applicant were of little relevance...

Development close to Ggantija found unacceptable

The Tribunal felt that there was no sufficient commitment to justify the...

The Tribunal felt that there was no sufficient commitment...

Authority ordered to reassess Gozo hotel extension

Authority had ignored applicant’s latest drawings

Authority had ignored applicant’s latest drawings

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