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* The ‘GOLDEN TRIANGLE’ and the ‘INDUSTRIAL MIDDLE’ are the areas protected against inappropriate residential use. A large number of Planning Applications are not in accordance with the Planning Legislation which is there to ‘protect’ the Jewellery Quarter and the trade.

Please help the Jewellery Quarter to keep its character by making your ‘official’ protest against such Applications.


New Applications

  • 2020/01654/PA Junction of Vyse Street and Wall Street 170 Hockley Hill Great Hampton Street Birmingham. Display of 1no. internally illuminated 48-sheet digital advertisement hoarding. 28-02-2020
  • 2020/01559/PA 1, 1A & 1B Great Hampton Street Hockley Birmingham B18 6AQ. Listed Building Consent for internal and external alterations associated with change of use to residential apartments at part ground floor, and first, second and third floors. 20-02-2020
  • 2020/01428/PA 1, 1A & 1B Great Hampton Street Hockley Birmingham B18 6AQ. Change of use of part ground floor, and first, second and third floors from public house (Use Class A4) to residential (Use Class C3) to create 4 no. 2 bedroom apartments and 2 no. 1 bedroom apartments and external alterations. 20-02-2020
  • 2020/01560/PA Aariya Diamonds 6 Warstone Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6JE. Listed Building Consent for installation of replacement window to front. 24-02-2020
  • 2020/01513/PA Aariya Diamonds 6 Warstone Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6JE. Installation of replacement window to front. 24-02-2020
  • 2020/01470/PA. 20-25 Lionel Street Aqua House Canal & River Trust Birmingham B3 1AQ. Display of 1no. non-illuminated fascia sign. 21-02-2020
  • 2020/01464/PA Land at 25 Legge Lane Jewellery Quarter City Centre Birmingham B1 3LD. Non-Material Amendment to Planning Approval 2015/07814/PA to allow red brick bonding on Block E, minor alterations to floor plans, addition of sub-station, external roof terraces and PV panels. 20-02-2020
  • 2020/01173/PA The Argent Centre 60 Frederick Street Birmingham B1 3HS. Listed Building Consent for alterations to the proposed finials. 12-02-2020
  • 2020/01134/PA 204-206 Newhall Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B3 1SH. Listed Building Consent for a change of use of first and second floor from jewellery and manufacturing place (Use class B1) to residential apartment (Use class C3), with associated internal alterations and works. 07-02-2020
  • 2020/01002/PA 204-206 Newhall Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B3 1SH. Change of use of first and second floor from jewellery and manufacturing place (Use class B1) to residential apartment (Use class C3). 07-02-2020
  • 2020/01009/PA New Bingley Hall Overflow Car Park The Crescent Hockley Birmingham B18 5LU. Retention of existing temporary lattice tower with 5 no. antennas and 1 no. dish, 1 no. equipment cabin, 1 no. generator and associated fencing for a period of 6 months. 07-02-2020
  • 2020/00877/PA 199 Warstone Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6JR. Installation of ventilation extract grille to the rear and doors. 04-02-2020
  • 2020/00648/PA 16-17 Caroline Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B3 1TR. Alterations and creation of mezzanine floor to form additional office space at first floor level with associated works to building frontage. 27-01-2020

Awaiting Decision

  • 2020/00548/PA 32 Hylton Street Hockley Birmingham B18 6HN. Prior approval for change of use from light industrial use (Use Class B1{c}) to 6 self contained flats (Use Class C3). 22-01-2020
  • 2020/00547/PA 53 Regent Place Birmingham B1 3NJ. Listed Building Consent for internal refurbishment, installation of replacement windows and associated repairs, roof repairs and new mechanical and electrical systems. 22-01-2020
    2020/00542/PA 53 Regent Place Birmingham B1 3NJ. Installation of replacement windows and associated repairs, roof repairs and new mechanical and electrical systems. 22-01-2020
  • 2020/00532/PA The Big Peg Communication Station Roof 120 Vyse Street Hockley Birmingham B18 6NE. Proposed removal of exisiting antenna and replace with 12 no. antenna appertures on proposed supporting poles and ancillary development. 22-01-2020
    2020/00495/PA Beaufort House 94-96 Newhall Street Birmingham B3 1PB. External alterations to the external facade and installation of a roof top satellite antenna. 21-01-2020
  • 2020/00494/PA Beaufort House 94-98 Newhall Street Birmingham B3 1PB. Change of use from residential (Use Class C3) to retail (Use Class A1) and installation of air conditioning units and condenser unit. 21-01-2020
  • 2020/00377/PA Harry Smith Building & Gem Building 17-19 & 20-21 Hockley Hill Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 5AH. Listed Building Consent for refurbishment of Harry Smith Building and refurbishment and alterations to Gem Building in association with conversion of top three floors to six apartments and retention of commercial uses. 16-01-2020
  • 2019/09845/PA 37-42 Tenby Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B1 3EF. Demolition of existing buildings and site clearance and erection of a 3-5 storey development providing replacement premises for Charles Green, ground floor commercial units (Use Classes B1, A1, A2, A3/D2) and 42 one and two bed apartments (Use Class C3) with associated works. 29-11-2019
  • 2019/08214/PA 72-74 Camden Street Ladywood Birmingham B1 3DP. Display of 5 no. non-illuminated lettering signs. 04-10-2019
    2019/08214/PA 43-47 Vittoria Street & 9 Regent Place Hockley Birmingham B1 3PE. Listed Building Consent for installation of external lighting. 04-09-2019
  • 2019/07542/PA 33 Pitsford Street (former Mr Tyre site) Jewellery Quarter Ladywood Birmingham B18 6LJ. Section 73 Application for minor material amendments to planning permission 2017/10934/PA to allow increase in number of apartments from 395 to 397, changes to dwelling mix, alterations to layout to meet fire access requirements, amendments to external elevations, retention of existing tunnel, removal of external escalators and pavilion and associated alterations to pedestrian access to/from entrance to Jewellery Quarter Station. 10-09-2019
  • 2019/07441/PA 92-95 Livery Street Birmingham B3 1RJ. Listed Building Consent for internal alterations and works to external courtyard including demolition of wall, new access from courtyard to basement. 05-09-2019
  • 2019/07058/PA San Paulo 24-25 Ludgate Hill Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B3 1DX. Alterations to front elevation including removal of part of facade and entrance, installation of new windows, double doors and wall lights. 21-08-2019
  • 2019/04823/PA 41-43 Great Hampton Street Hockley Birmingham B18 6EL. Change of use from retail (Use Class A1) to drinking establishment (Use Class A4), erection of single storey infill extension to rear and associated external alterations 07-06-2019
  • 2019/04424/PA Land at 65, 66 & 68 Caroline Street, 60 – 70 (evens) Regent Place & 18 Regent Parade Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B1 3NJ. Change of use, alterations and extensions to existing buildings to provide 37 apartments and ground floor commercial B1/A1/A3 uses with associated works including demolition of courtyard buildings, erection of replacement 3 & 4 storey buildings, additional floors to 18 Regent Parade, 68 Caroline Street and retained courtyard building. 28-05-2019
  • 2018/10135/PA 46-58 Barr Street & 27-33 Great Hampton Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6AA. Partial demolition of existing buildings and erection of new four-five storey buildings to provide 129 apartments and ground floor commercial unit fronting Great Hampton Street for A1-A4, B1(a) or D2 use, external alterations to retained building at 30 -33 Great Hampton Street and associated car parking and landscaping. 14-12-2018
  • 2018/08995/PA Site of Muhammed Ali Centre Icknield Street Hockley Birmingham B18 5AU. Demolition of existing building and the erection of Community Vocational College with associated residential accommodation, enterprise employment hub and workshop units. 06-11-2018
  • 2018/05801/PA Heaton House & land adjoining Camden Street & Powell Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B1 3BZ. Demolition of existing buildings (apart from Heaton House), erection of a part 3, 4 & 5 storey building and refurbishment of Heaton House to provide 73 units, comprising 1 x 4 bed, 11 x 3 bed, 36 x 2 bed and 25 x 1 bed houses and apartments with associated parking and landscaping. 16-07-2018
  • 2018/04885/PA Land at 109 Northwood Street & 199 Newhall Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham. Listed Building Consent for demolition of structures attached to listed buildings and conversion of 109 Northwood Street (Harpers Hill Works) from B2 to A1-A4 or B1 uses and conversion of 199 Newhall Street from B2 to B1 use with associated works. 13-06-2018
  • 2018/04882/PA Land fronting Northwood Street, James Street, Graham Street, Brook Street, Newhall Street and Regent Place (premises currently occupied by AE Harris & Baker & Finnemore) Jewellery Quarter Birmingham. Partial demolition of buildings, change of use of retained buildings at 109, 123 & 128 Northwood Street from B2 to A1-A4, B1/C3, change of use of retained building at 199 Newhall Street from B2 to B1, conversion and erection of new buildings to provide 320 one, two and three bed apartments and 8,422sqm of non-residential floorspace for A1-A5, B1 & D2 uses with associated parking and landscaping. 13-06-2018

New Decisions

  • 2020/00458/PA Land at Sloane Street, Camden Street, Camden Drive, Camden Grove & Legge Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B1 3BX. Non Material Amendment to Listed Building Consent 2017/00012/PA to allow amendments to apartment layouts and provide additional bedroom to unit 59. Final Decision – Approve
  • 2020/00457/PA Land at Sloane Street, Camden Street, Camden Drive, Camden Grove & Legge Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B1 3BX. Non Material Amendment for a minor amendment to application 2017/00002/PA to allow internal alterations to apartment layouts within buildings B1, B2, B3, B4, B5 and B6 and an additional bedroom to unit 59. Final Decision – Approve
  • 2020/00293/PA 10 Sloane Street Birmingham B1 3BX. Demolition of industrial warehouse and erection of 3 townhouses (Use Class C3). Final Decision – Approve subject to Conditions
  • 2020/00278/PA Spring Hill Library Spring Hill Soho Birmingham B18 7BH. Listed Building Consent for the installation of high level wall mounted fan heaters on the ground level and first level. Final Decision – Approve subject to Conditions
  • 2020/00178/PA Aariya Diamonds 6 Warstone Lane Birmingham B18 6JE Listed Building Consent for installation of replacement window to front. Final Decision – Refuse
  • 2020/00154/PA Aariya Diamonds 6 Warstone Lane Birmingham B18 6JE. Installation of replacement window to front. Final Decision – Refuse
  • 2020/00111/PA Land rear of 33 Tenby Street Birmingham B1 3EE. Erection of three storey rear extension to create 1 no. live/work unit. Final Decision – Approve subject to Conditions
  • 2020/00069/PA Unit 2, Miller Building 61A St Pauls Square Birmingham B3 1QS. Prior Approval for change of use from retail (Use Class A1) to cafe (Use Class A3) and installation of extraction. Final Decision – Prior Approval Required and to Refuse
  • 2019/10513/PA 60 Hampton Street Birmingham B19 3LU Change of use to office (Use Class B1), events venue/ conference space (Use Class D2/ Sui Generis) with ancillary cafe (Use Class A3) and external alterations. Final Decision – Approve subject to Conditions
  • 2019/10505/PA 168 Warstone Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6NP. Display of 1 non illuminated replacement ATM sign. Final Decision – Approve Temporary
  • 2019/10496/PA Unit 1 3-5 Legge Lane Birmingham B1 3LD. Listed Building Consent for internal alterations associated with change of use to dental surgery (Use Class D1). Final Decision – Approve subject to Conditions
  • 2019/10459/PA Unit 1 3-5 Legge Lane Birmingham B1 3LD. Change of use to dental surgery (Use Class D1). Final Decision – Approve subject to Conditions
  • 2019/01004/PA 34-44 Northwood Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B3 1TU. Listed Building Consent for demolition of structures attached to listed building and renovation and conversion of listed building and associated workshop to residential use. Final Decision – Approve subject to Conditions
  • 2019/00964/PA 34-44 Northwood Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B3 1TU. Part demolition of existing buildings and erection of new part three and part four storey buildings, conversion and refurbishment of retained buildings to provide 48 one and two bed apartments and associated cycle parking and landscaped courtyards. Final Decision – Approve subject to Conditions

Summary Guide to Use Classes

A1 – Shops.
A2 – Financial and professional services.
A3 – Restaurants and cafes.
A4 – Drinking establishments.
A5 – Hot food takeaways.
B1 (a) – Office (other than A2)
(b) – Research & development.
(c) – Light industrial
B2 – General industrial.
B3 – Storage or distribution.
C1 – Hotels and halls of residence
C2 – Residential Institutions
D1 – Non-residential Institutions.
D2 – Assembly and leisure.

You must register any objections to the above applications online at www.birmingham.gov.uk/planningonline, or writing direct to Planning and Regeneration, Birmingham City Council, 4th Floor, 1 Lancaster Circus, Birmingham B4 7DJ, quoting the Planning Application number. Remember, there is a restriction against inappropriate housing within the Golden Triangle and the Industrial Middle – but your objections still need to be recorded!

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