Planning applications in South Lochaber (week-ending 2nd October 2015)

Construction PlansThese are the planning applications received by the Highland Council for the South Lochaber area this week. Please note no decisions have been made on these applications, their acceptance begins the period of consultation before planning officers make a recommendation.

Proposed alterations & extension (amendment to 15/00867/FUL)
10 Sutherland Avenue
Upper Achintore
Fort William
PH33 6JT

Alterations to fenestration and creation of external decking area
Macdonald Hotel
Wades Road
PH50 4QL
Section 42 application to amend condition of 14/02865/FUL to install a storage mezzanine
South Side of Alcan Site Entrance
North Road
Fort William
Install 2 pontoons and an access bridge
West End Car Park
Achintore Road
Fort William


Erect extension and garage
Fiunary Cottage
PA80 5XU

You have an opportunity to comment on any application, by following the links above. When doing so you are encouraged to make it clear whether you wish to object to, support or just make general comments regarding the proposals. Planning officers will consider all comments before reaching a final decision. However, they can only consider comments on matters which relate to the land-use of the site.  These are called “Material Planning Considerations” and include:

  • the appearance of the proposal in terms of design/scale
  • siting and materials
  • traffic, parking or access issues
  • residential amenity (noise, overshadowing public rooms, privacy)
  • drainage and infrastructure
  • impact on the natural or built environment.

You can find out more information about commenting on specific planning applications here.

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