Decision details

Property Acquisition Policy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Cllr Ray Theodoulou, Cabinet Member for Finance and Change, sought approval of the Council’s Property Acquisition Policy.


Having considered all of the information, including known proposals and the reasons for the recommendations, the report was noted.


Subject to a minor change to the governance section of the report, (point 2.3.3), amended to state, ‘in those instances where the Property Board approve the business case, a decision report would be produced following the council’s governance process, including consultation with the Cabinet Member for Finance and Change’, Cabinet




1)    Approve the Policy, which sets out a governance framework to acquire property and request that Officers implement with immediate effect, and


2)    Request that Officers provide to Cabinet the Schedule of Acquisitions, as referred to in the Policy, in February 2018.

Publication date: 27/09/2017

Date of decision: 27/09/2017

Decided at meeting: 27/09/2017 - Cabinet

Date comes into force if not called in: 05/10/2017

Call-in deadline date: 04/10/2017

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