Decision details

Waiver of Designated Protected Area - Arkall Farm Tamworth

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing & Local Plan

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

Bromford have approached the council to apply for a Designated Protected Areas (DPA) Waiver from Homes England for 11 additional units on the site at Arkall Farm Tamworth 14/00516/OUTMEI. The site is located within the parish of Whittington and Streethay.   This report details the reasons for Bromford requesting this waiver and the negative impact the DPA will have on the prospective shared ownership owners. It recommends that the authority accepts this request for the waiver and applies to Homes England to waive the DPA conditions that apply to this site.

Decision:

1. That approval be given to the request for the waiver on the DPA and for an application to be made with Homes England, which will lead to the delivery of 11 additional affordable homes on this development.

 

2. That the Policy and Strategy Manager submits an application to Homes England to request a waiver of conditions related to grant funded shared ownership housing on this site.

Publication date: 08/05/2024

Date of decision: 07/05/2024

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