Decision details

Acquisition of land for the purpose of building new council homes at Roberts Close, Canada Water

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider the opportunity to acquire housing to be built at this location




1.  That it be confirmed that the council will exercise its option to acquire the affordable housing to be built at Roberts Close, Canada Water.


2.  That pursuant to s17 of the Housing Act 1985, the council acquires a long leasehold interest in the land edged red on the plan at Appendix A of the report in accordance with the principal terms set out substantially in paragraph 16 of the report and fully in paragraph 4 of the closed version of the report


3.  That authority to agree detailed terms of the transaction be delegated to the director of regeneration.

Report author: Eleanor Kelly

Publication date: 20/01/2021

Date of decision: 19/01/2021

Decided at meeting: 19/01/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 28/01/2021

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