{meta} Decision - Plot E6 Chapel Street - Development Proposal Notice

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 Development Proposal Notice for plot E6 Chapel Street submitted by ECf in accordance with the provisions of the Overarching Development Agreement dated 15th December 2006.


2.    Approve the disposal of plot E6 by way of a long lease and in accordance with the provisions of the Overarching Development Agreement at the agreed purchase price.


3.    Approve the proposed Development Trust Account subsidy to ensure delivery of the scheme.


4.    Authorise the Shared Legal Service to negotiate, agree and complete the necessary documentation and the taking of all steps which are expedient to give effect to the above recommendation.


The Reasons are to allow the development of a 96-unit affordable housing scheme with associated ground floor commercial space.


Options considered and rejected:   n/a


Assessment of Risk:                                    Low


The source of funding is:                            n/a



Legal Advice obtained:                               Michelle Brice

Shared Legal Service


Financial Advice obtained:                         Chris Mee  Finance Manager


Procurement Advice obtained:                  n/a


Climate Change Implications Obtained:   Mike Hemingway



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



Public/briefing report submitted to Property/Regen Briefing on 22 November 2022

Contact Officer:  Andrew Cartwright, Head of Service Strategic Delivery

                           Tel: 0161 779 6074


                           Andrew Leigh, Head of Service, Housing Strategy

                           Tel: 0161 793 2155




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: