Decision details

Acquisition of land in Old Orchard Road

Decision Maker: Eastbourne Borough Council Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The report details proposals for the purchase of land from Homes England to provide new homes


(Key decision):


(1) To delegate authority to the Director of Regeneration & Planning in consultation with the Portfolio holder for Housing and the Chief Finance Officer to take all steps to complete the purchase of Magistrates Court site and 35 Old Orchard Road, Eastbourne on terms equivalent or better than set out in this report.


(2) To approve a corresponding EBC general fund or housing revenue account fund allocation in the 18/19 capital programme as set out in the exempt appendix to the report.



Report author: Ian Beckett

Publication date: 21/03/2019

Date of decision: 20/03/2019

Decided at meeting: 20/03/2019 - Eastbourne Borough Council Cabinet

Effective from: 29/03/2019

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