Issue details

Approval to spend the allocated funding from Gloucestershire Economic Growth Joint Committee (GEGJC) taken from SEDF (Business Rates retention) on Mass Transit development work

To approve the spending of the money we have raised from GEGJC - taken from SEDF (Business Rates retention) - on developing the Mass Transit transport scheme. We successfully applied to GEGJC for funding to develop and publish the Options Appraisal Report (OAR) and the Strategic Outline Case (SOC). We are seeking approval to use that money for the purposes to which we applied.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/09/2022

Decision due: Between 11 Oct 2022 and 31 Jan 2023 by Cabinet Member - Environment and Planning

Lead member: Cllr David Gray, Cabinet Member for Environment and Planning

Contact: Colin Chick, Executive Director of Economy, Economy and Infrastructure Email:

Background papers

  • Mass Transit pre-feasibility report  
  • Mass Transit feasibility report  
  • Gloucestershire Local Transport Plan  
  • GFirstLEP Industrial Strategy