{meta} Decision - A V Roe House, 262 Liverpool Road, Eccles

Decision details

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Salford City Council - Record of Decision

Disposal of A V Roe House, 262 Liverpool Road, Eccles M30 0SD


I, Councillor Tracy Kelly, Deputy City Mayor, in exercise of the powers contained within the City Council constitution do hereby:


  1. Confirm and approve the selection of bidder 4 as the preferred purchaser of the subject property.


  1. Instruct and authorise officers to progress, negotiate and finalise heads of terms with the preferred purchaser which will be subject to subsequent formal approval.


  1. Authorise officers to inform the remaining bids that they have been unsuccessful.


The Reasons are: To allow disposal of a long-term empty property while receiving a Capital Receipt. In addition to this the preferred purchaser has demonstrated the deliverability of their proposal, so the disposal will ensure a sustainable long-term use for the property.


Assessment of Risk: Low

Source of funding:  Not Applicable


Legal Advice Obtained: Yes - Tony Hatton/Deborah Scott - Shared Legal Service


Financial Advice obtained: Yes - David Mills - Strategic Finance Manager


Procurement Advice obtained: Not applicable


HR Advice obtained: Not applicable


Climate Change Advice obtained: Not applicable


The following documents have been used to assist the decision process.

The public briefing report of the Strategic Director of Place submitted to Property and Regeneration Briefing held on 25 July 2022

Contact Officers:     

Andrew Cartwright - Head of Service, Strategic Delivery Tel No 0164 779 6074

Alex Cox - Graduate surveyor                                           Tel No 0161 779 4837




This decision is not subject to consideration by another Lead Member.


The appropriate scrutiny to call-in the decision is the Growth and Prosperity scrutiny panel                   



Signed: Councillor Tracy Kelly

Deputy City Mayor

Date: 25 July 2022



*           This decision was published on Monday 25 July 2022.

*           This decision will come in force at 4.00 pm on Monday 1 August 2022 unless it is called-in in accordance with the Decision Making Process Rules.



Publication date: 25/07/2022

Date of decision: 25/07/2022

Decided at meeting: 25/07/2022 - Property / Regeneration Briefing

Effective from: 02/08/2022

Accompanying Documents: