Decision details

Dover Christ Church Academy, Melbourne Avenue, Dover, Kent CT16 2EG

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Approval of the affordability position, the submission of the Final Business Case and approval to award the contract to Willmott Dixon Construction (WDC) and to enter into all necessary contracts/ agreements with and for Dover Christ Church Academy



As Cabinet Member for Corporate and Democratic Services, I

1. AGREE that the Final Business Case for the Dover Christ Church Academy can be submitted to EFA and DFE for final departmental approval by EFA, DFE and Treasury.

2. AUTHORISE the Director of Property and Infrastructure to agree final contractual terms, provided that no affordability gap occurs

3.   AUTHORISE the Director of Property and Infrastructure Support in consultation with the Director of Governance and Law to enter into any necessary contracts/ agreements on behalf of the County Council, following approval to final contractual terms as set out in above in relation to Dover Christ Church Academy and the Future Schools Agreement.

4.   AUTHORISE the Director of Property and Infrastructure Support to be the nominated Authority Representative within the relevant agreements and to enter into variations as envisaged under the contracts.

Publication date: 23/01/2014

Date of decision: 23/01/2014

Effective from: 31/01/2014

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