{meta} Decision - Elmstead House Swinton

Decision details

Decision Maker: Property / Regeneration Briefing

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Salford City Council - Record of Decision


I Councillor Paula Boshell, Deputy City Mayor, in exercise of the powers contained within the Salford City Council Constitution do hereby approve (i) the demolition of the former Elmstead House and Swinton Clinic, (ii) the funding from the Capital Programme and (iii) the shared legal service complete the legal documentation.


The Reasons are to enable the demolition works to progress as programmed to start on site and be completed at the earliest possible date.

Options considered and rejected were – None

Assessment of Risk - Medium

The source of funding is – Capital Programme

Legal Advice obtained – Yes, Richard Purcell (Principal Solicitor)

Financial Advice obtained – Yes, Natalie Birchall (Finance Officer)

The following documents have been used to assist the decision process: None


Contact Officer:  Les Woolhouse  Tel No: 0161 779 4961


This decision is not subject to consideration by another Lead Member /Strategic Director

This decision is urgent and is not subject to call-in, in accordance with paragraph 5 of the Decision Making Procedure Rules


Signed: Councillor Paula Boshell           

Deputy City Mayor

Dated: 10th June 2019



*           This decision was published on Tuesday,11th June 2019                                             

*           This decision is not subject to call-in and will come into force with immediate effect.




Publication date: 11/06/2019

Date of decision: 10/06/2019

Decided at meeting: 10/06/2019 - Property / Regeneration Briefing

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