Stables approved by Tribunal  following revised drawings
In its assessment, the Tribunal confirmed that the Commission had received a revised set of plans showing stables with a floor area which was less than what was permitted
Authority ordered to issue permit for installation of aluminium apertures
In its assessment, the Tribunal noted that the streetscape design was not uniform. In addition, the Tribunal observed that applicant’s tenement was overlain by third...
Applicant asked to provide design transition solution

The Commission has given the applicant the opportunity to submit fresh...

The Commission has given the applicant the opportunity...

Material considerations come into play

The proposal was rejected after the Planning Board thought that it was in breach of Urban Objective 2 which seeks to improve the townscape and environment in...

The proposal was rejected after the Planning Board thought...

Material considerations come into play

The Planning Commission held that the case officer was wrong to assert that the proposal would result in a loss of parking 

The Planning Commission held that the case officer was...

Capping the number of one bedroom units

At issue was a planning application which envisaged the sanctioning of various internal alterations to a groundfloor level maisonette which led to its...

At issue was a planning application which envisaged the...

Historic garden to be excavated for Naxxar hotel development

The development will see the excavation of the present tree-filled garden to...

The development will see the excavation of the present...

Permit issued after Superintendence of Cultural Heritage withdraws concerns

The Tribunal noted that appellant had indeed secured a conditional no objection from the Superintendent during the pendency of appeal proceedings. Against this...

The Tribunal noted that appellant had indeed secured a...

‘Swept paths’ take precedence over distances contained in policy

A development application for “minor alterations” and the...

A development application for “minor...

Objector alleges that Tribunal acted “ultra vires” and went “extra petitum”

A third party objector lodged an appeal following the approval of a “change of use from a garage to one part to be used as an office, and the...

A third party objector lodged an appeal following the...

Contesting permit conditions before Tribunal following a decision from the same Tribunal

An appeal before the Civil Court of Appeal (Inferior jurisdiction) was made following a decision handed down by the Environment and Planning Tribunal, where a...

An appeal before the Civil Court of Appeal (Inferior...

Open yard permit extended by three years

A planning application entitled “Proposed open yard for parking of heavy vehicles, canopy made of reversible material and construction of boundary...

A planning application entitled “Proposed open yard...

MEPA circular 3/14 does not impose an automatic 30 metre restriction

A planning application entitled “Extension to build apartments and...

A planning application entitled “Extension to...

Court revokes Tribunal decision following application of the “plot depth” rule

A development application entitled “proposed demolition of existing premises and construction of apartments over underlying basement” (in St...

A development application entitled “proposed...

Trending
Dwelling allowed to extend beyond 25 metres

A 2012 planning application for the “sanctioning” of  a...

A 2012 planning application for the...

Garaging of taxi vehicle allowed in a residential priority area

A planning application entitled  “Change of use from garage to...

A planning application entitled  “Change of...

‘Tables and chairs’ approved subject to strict conditions

A planning application entitled “Extension of existing pavement and...

A planning application entitled “Extension of...

Court orders Tribunal to reassess Iklin bungalow approval

A 2013 planning application for the ‘construction of two semi detached...

A 2013 planning application for the ‘construction of...

Objections against permit for a shop and office dismissed

A planning application entitled ‘Change of use from a garage to one...

A planning application entitled ‘Change of use...

Tribunal has no competence to decide on planning control applications

A development planning application entitled “Proposed additions of...

A development planning application entitled...