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To consider the attached report
The Head of Environment and Planning submitted a report (HEP/23/18) seeking approval of the proposed response to the Welsh Government’s consultation on draft statutory instruments and national standards for Sustainable Drainage Systems on new developments.
A response to Question 17 had been omitted from the draft submitted with the report and it was confirmed that the response was to Agree with the proposal that all Statutory Undertakers must notify the SuDS Approving Body at least four weeks in advance of works that may affect the SuDS operation.
(i) That, subject to the inclusion of the above response to Question 17, the response to the Welsh Government’s consultation on the draft statutory instruments and national standards for sustainable drainage systems on new developments, detailed in Appendix 1 to report (HEP/23/18), be approved.
(ii) That this matter be dealt with as an urgent item of business in accordance with Standing Order 43 (1) of the Council’s Standing Orders.
Reason for decisions
(i) To ensure that the views of Wrexham County Borough Council are submitted to WG for consideration.
(ii) To enable the consultation response to be submitted by the deadline of 15 February 2018.