Issue details

Issue details

Land acquisition and Project Approvals for the development of homes in the HRA

 Cabinet, at its meeting on 09 September 2020, delegated authority to:

1.    The Director of Housing, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Affordable Housing; the Head of Financial Services/Section 151 Officer; and the Council’s Monitoring Officer, to enter into agreements for the purchase of land, and any other necessary agreements or contracts and/or spend within the identified budget, for the provision of additional affordable housing; and

2.    The Chief Executive, in consultation with the Cabinet Members for Finance and Asset Management, and Affordable Housing, to approve any property or development purchases over £500,000 for affordable housing, within this project approval and budget envelope.


Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/05/2020

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Confidential appendices

Decision due: 9 Sep 2020 by Cabinet

Decision due: 5 Oct 2020 by Council

Decision due: Before 31 Mar 2021 by Chief Executive

Considered on: 20 Jul 2020 by Council

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Affordable Housing

Lead director:

Department: Housing Services

Contact: Dave Scholes, Housing Strategy & Needs Manager (Affordable Housing Supply Lead) Email: Tel: 01865 252636.

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

Is the date subject to change: Yes


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