{meta} Decision - Brownfield Housing Fund, Greengate Sites

Decision details

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Salford City Council - Record of Decision


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


1.    Approve the selection of a preferred Developer Partner, Applicant C, todeliver housing-led development on two stalled sites within Greengate, following an open and competitive process, and the outcome of the evaluation of submitted applications.

2.    Authorise the City Solicitor to enter into legal and contractual arrangements with the selected applicant as detailed in the report. 


The Reasons are to progress housing led development on two sites in Greengate 

Options considered and rejected:             n/a


Assessment of Risk:                                    Low


The source of funding is:                            n/a



Legal Advice obtained:                               Stephanie Hall

Shared Legal Service


Financial Advice obtained:                         Natalie Birchall  Finance Manager


Procurement Advice obtained:                  Deborah Derbyshire


Climate Change Implications Obtained:   Sarah Heslop



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


Greengate Regeneration Strategy (February 2018).

Report of the Strategic Director, Place to Property and Regeneration Briefing on 26th July - Brownfield Housing Fund, Greengate Sites.


Report submitted to Property/Regen Briefing on 22 November 2022

Contact Officer:  Sarah Heslop, Group Leader Development

                           Tel No 0161 779 6077


                           Kurt Partington, Head of Development



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

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



Signed: Councillor John Merry                                                            

Deputy City Mayor

Dated: 22 November 2022                                                      



This decision was published on Monday 22 November 2022.                                             

This decision will come in force at 4.00 p.m. on Monday 29 November 2022                                   unless it is called-in in accordance with the Decision Making Process Rules.



Publication date: 22/11/2021

Date of decision: 22/11/2021

Decided at meeting: 22/11/2021 - Property / Regeneration Briefing

Effective from: 30/11/2021

Accompanying Documents: