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 of £500,000 or greater;

Decision status: For Determination

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

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Exempt appendices

Decision due: 9 Sep 2020 by Cabinet

Decision due: 5 Oct 2020 by Council

Decision due: 1 Mar 2021 by Executive Director (Communities and People)

Decision due: Before 31 Mar 2023 by Chief Executive

Considered on: 20 Jul 2020 by Council

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Housing

Lead director:

Department: Housing Services

Contact: Dave Scholes, Housing Strategy & Needs Manager (Affordable Housing Supply Lead) Email: dscholes@oxford.gov.uk 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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