Statement of Decision 2

SUBJECT: Local Development Framework – Core Strategy Preferred Options
Notice is hereby given that Councillor Robert Davis DL, Deputy Leader and Cabinet
Member for the Built Environment, has made the following executive decision on the
above mentioned subject for the reason set out below.
Summary of Decision
1. That the Preferred Options Consultation Document attached as Appendix 1 to this
report be approved and subjected to public consultation to comply with Regulation
26 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Development)(England) Regulations
2. That the Sustainability Appraisal (Appendix 4), the initial Health Impact Assessment
(Appendix 6) and the initial Equalities Impact Assessment (Appendix (7) of the
Preferred Options be approved in order that these supporting documents can be
published with the Preferred Options for public consultation to comply with legal
requirements and best practice.
Reason for Decision:
The consultation on the Core Strategy Preferred Options document (Appendix 1 of the
report) along with the Sustainability Appraisal (Appendix 4), the initial Health Impact
Assessment (Appendix 6) and initial Equalities Impact Assessment (Appendix 7) of the
Preferred Options represents the next stage of producing the Core Strategy, the principle
document of the City Council’s Local Development Framework. The consultation will
ensure that the City Council complies with regulations and best practice.
C T Wilson
Director of Legal and Administrative Services
Westminster City Hall
64 Victoria Street
Publication Date: 2 September 2008
Implementation Date: 2 September 2008
Decision Ref: no. CMfBE/5/2008