Decision details

Tangmere Strategic Development Location - Chichester District Council (Tangmere) Compulsory Purchase Order 2020

Decision Maker: Cabinet, Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To seek resolution that the Council utilises its powers of compulsory purchase to acquire the land within the Tangmere Strategic Development Location.




That the report be revised timetable identified in section 6 of the report be noted and approved.




1.    That the Council authorises the use of Compulsory Purchase powers as set out in Section 226(1)(a) of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 to compulsorily acquire the Order Land identified within Appendix B, and in particular that the Council makes the Order;


2.    that the Director of Planning and the Environment be authorised, following consultation with the Cabinet Member for Planning Services, to:

a.    settle the final form and content of the Order and all associated documentation and take all action needed to pursue the Order and secure its confirmation;

b.    negotiate, agree terms and enter into agreements with interested parties including agreements for the withdrawal of objections or undertakings not to enforce the Order on specific terms including where appropriate removing land or rights from the Order or to request the modification of the Order by the Secretary of State;

c.    implement the Order powers following confirmation of the Order and so acquire title to and/or take possession of the Order Land.

Report author: Ms Hannah Chivers

Publication date: 10/09/2020

Date of decision: 08/09/2020

Decided at meeting: 08/09/2020 - Cabinet

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