Issue details

Issue details

The Delivery Arrangements for Additional Affordable Housing

Delegated authority to the Assistant Chief Executive to approve the sale of sites as set out in the OCHL business plan to OCHL providing that such sales comply with the mechanism set out in paragraph 31 of the report to Cabinet on 29 May 2020 and s123 of the Local Government Act 1972, and are made on the basis that following development all affordable housing units at the sites would be purchased back by the Council through the Housing Revenue Account.


The sites are at the following locations:

     Land at Elsfield Hall

     Former 2-16 Cumberlege Close

     Land at the Former Murco Petrol Filling Station on Between Towns Road

     Bracegirdle, Mortimer and Broadoak

     Edgecombe Road

     Harts Close

     Underhill Circus

     Warren Crescent



Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings greater than £500,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/02/2019

Decision due: Before 31 Mar 2021 by Assistant Chief Executive

Lead member: Affordable Housing

Lead director: Assistant Chief Executive

Department: Housing Services

Contact: Stephen Clarke, Head of Housing Services / Director Housing Companies Email: Email: Tel: 01865 252447.

Reason date could change: Provisional: Decision reliant on another action or process

Is the date subject to change: No


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