{meta} Decision - Anchorage Gateway

Decision details

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Salford City Council - Record of Decision

Title: Gateway Offices, Anchorage, Salford Quays

I, Councillor John Merry, Deputy City Mayor, in exercise of the powers contained within the City Council’s constitution do hereby:-


1.    Approve the terms of and proposals for the variation of the Lease of The Gateway Offices Anchorage Salford Quays and the assignment of that varied lease.


2.    Instruct Urban Vision to conclude negotiations with the current lessee and assignee/developer on the approved terms.


  1. Authorise the Shared Legal Service to complete all necessary documentation and to take all steps which are required to give effect to the above recommendations.


The Reason:The variation of the lease will allow the current lessee to develop the vacant offices for residential purposes.

Assessment of Risk is Low

The source of funding: N/A


Legal Advice obtained:  Yes – Michelle Brice Shared Legal Service 0161 219 6303


Financial Advice obtained:  Yes Alex Archer, Finance Manager 778 0498


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

The relevant documents contain exempt information and are not available for public inspection


Contact Officer: Jane Ashworth   

Tel No 0161 779 6092


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

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





Signed: Councillor John Merry    

Deputy City Mayor

Dated: 8 July 2019



This decision was published on Monday 8 July 2019                                              

This decision will come in force at 4.00 pm on Monday 15 July 2019 unless it is called-in in accordance with the Decision Making Process Rules.


Publication date: 08/07/2019

Date of decision: 08/07/2019

Decided at meeting: 08/07/2019 - Property / Regeneration Briefing

Effective from: 16/07/2019

Accompanying Documents: