The preparation of a Design Code in advance of the submission of the detailed proposals (reserved matters) is required by planning condition 33 of the outline approval which is worded as follows: -
“Prior to the submission of any reserved matters application, a design code shall be submitted to and agreed in writing by the Local Planning Authority. This shall then be used to inform any subsequent reserved matters application.
Reason for condition
In order to ensure a satisfactory form of development that has appropriate regard for the locality. These details are required at this time as they are essential to guiding future reserved matters submissions”.