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ASHFIELD DISTRICT COUNCIL 
Urban Road, 
Kirkby-in-Ashfield, 
Nottingham, Tel: 
01623 
450000 
East Midlands. 
Fax:  01623 457585 
NG17 8DA 
www.ashfield-dc.gov.uk 
 
 
 
 
Mr Matt White 
xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx.xxx 
 
 
Contact: 
Andy Gray 
Our Ref: 
WhiteM/290709/SL-F3 
Scrutiny & Policy Officer 
(Information Management) 
Direct Line: 
(01623) 457244 
Your Ref: 

E-Mail 
x.xxxx@xxxxxxxxxxx.xxx.xx 
Date: 
24/08/2009 
 
 
Dear Mr White 
 
INFORMATION REQUEST  
 
Your request for information has now been considered and the information requested is 
enclosed.  
 
Can you please let me know the following relating to planning applications featuring a change of use from A1 
(shop), under the Town and Country Planning (Use Classes) Order 1987. 
 
In the last 5 years: 
 
Q1 - How many planning applications have you received featuring a change of use from A1? 
 
Please see attached containing all applications since 2004 containing A1 in the proposal. 
 
Q2 - Of those applications in 1, how many of these were retrospective? 
 
Information is not readily available, could you please specify from the list provided which 
applications you are interested in and then we will be able to respond as requested. 
 
Q3 - How many planning applications have you received from Starbucks (or their representatives) featuring a 
change of use from A1? 
 
None of the applications listed show Starbucks as the Company name. To the best of our 
knowledge we do not have a Starbucks within the Ashfield District. 
 
Q4 - Of those applications in 3, how many of these were retrospective? 
 
N/A 
 
 
If you have any queries or concerns then please feel free to contact me. 
P.G. MARSHALL – Interim Chief Executive   
J.R. CHRISTOPHER, Deputy Chief Executive (Inward Focus) 
 

 
If you have a complaint about the handling of your enquiry then please contact Mrs. Zoë 
Butler Customer Services Manager at: 
Ashfield District Council, Urban Road, 
Kirkby-In-Ashfield, 
Nottingham, 
East Midlands. 
NG17 8DA, 
 
telephone: 01623 457509 
e-mail: x.xxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxxx.xxx.xx. 
 
 
Upon following the corporate Complaints Procedure you are still not satisfied with the 
outcome received you also have a right of appeal to the Information Commissioner at: 
Information Commissioner's Office 
Wycliffe House, Water Lane  
Wilmslow  
Cheshire 
SK9 5AF  
Telephone:   01625 545 700 
www.informationcommissioner.gov.uk 
 
The information provided has been released under the appropriate Access to Information 
legislation. 
This does NOT allow for re-use of that information. 
If re-use is required for this or any other Council information you must contact Ashfield 
District Council for permission as terms and conditions may apply. 
Please use contact details above. 
 
 
Yours sincerely 
 
 
 
 
Mr G Bott 
Head of Customer IT & Revenue Services 

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