Decision details

Lewes District Council Plan – 2018/19 refresh

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Council considered the report of the Director of Regeneration and Planning seeking approval for the further development and refinement of the Lewes District Council Plan as it moved into its third year.


The Leader of the Council, Councillor Smith moved, and Councillor Catlin seconded the motion that the recommendations contained in the report be approved.


Councillor Rowell moved, and Councillor Denis seconded, an amendment as follows:


“To approve the officer recommendations, subject to the removal of the final bullet point under the success criteria for Housing and Development (Southern part of Newhaven Port area made accessible to development).


The amended motion was put to the meeting and:


Resolved (Carried):


That the design changes and updates to the Council plan, appended to the report be approved, subject to the removal of the final bullet point under the “Measuring our success” criteria for Housing and Development.


Reasons for decision:


During the period of a four year Council Plan, adjustments and refinements may need to be made to respond to changed circumstances and emerging opportunities. In acknowledgement of this an annual review is a helpful way of ensuring that the Plan remained focused on delivery of the organisations overall strategic objectives.

Publication date: 06/12/2018

Date of decision: 26/11/2018

Decided at meeting: 26/11/2018 - Lewes District Council Full Council

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