Decision details

Housing Strategy and Allocations Policy Evidence - Draft Consultant’s Brief

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council, Lead for Planning and the Local Plan

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To approve the draft brief so that work can commence on preparing the evidence for the refresh of the Uttlesford Housing Strategy and amendments to the Allocations Policy.

Decision:

Approval of the draft Consultant’s Brief for Housing Strategy and Allocations Policy Evidence. Also an instruction to officers to finalise the documentation and commission the work.

Reasons for the decision:

Housing Board and Scrutiny Committee have endorsed a draft brief for Consultant’s work. Approval is being dealt with as urgent so that work will fit in with the timetable for Garden Communities plan making.

Alternative options considered:

Waiting 9 weeks for the next Cabinet Meeting but rejected because of delay to start of work.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

None.

Publication date: 11/04/2019

Date of decision: 11/04/2019

Effective from: 19/04/2019

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