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Implementation of the Housing Infrastructure Funding for Oxford North (Northern Gateway)

Cabinet, at its meeting on 09 September 2020, delegated authority to the Executive Director for Development, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Planning and Housing Delivery, and the Head of Law and Governance, to:

1.      Finalise the legal agreement with the developer Thomas White Oxford (“TWO”);

2.      Enter into the legal agreement to secure the delivery of the Housing Infrastructure Funding (“HIF”) funded infrastructure at Oxford North; 

3.      Secure the HIF funding and implementation of the HIF agreements, including the provision of funding to TWO; and

4.      Agree any changes necessary to the HIF agreement with Homes England to facilitate the securing of the HIF funding, the delivery of the infrastructure and the recouping of funding.

Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Wolvercote;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 03/08/2020

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Decision due: Before 31 Dec 2025 by Executive Director (Development)

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Planning

Lead director: Executive Director (Development)

Contact: Jenny Barker, Regeneration Manager Email:

Reason date could change: Provisional: Awaiting further information, advice or input.

Is the date subject to change: Yes

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