Issue details

17/00070 - Drovers Roundabout - Variation of option agreements

Approval to vary the terms of an existing option agreement to bring forward a disposal of land.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings of more than £1m;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Division affected: Ashford Central;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/08/2017

Anticipated restriction: Fully exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
the paperwork supporting the decision contains commercially-sensitive information

Decision due: Not before 8th Sep 2017 by Cabinet Member for Corporate and Democratic Services
Reason: In order that the proposed decision can be published for a minimum of 28 days, in accordance with statutory requirements and can be considered by the relevant Cabinet Sub-Committee before being taken

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Corporate and Democratic Services

Lead director: Rebecca Spore

Department: Strategic & Corporate Services

Contact: Joe Reidy, Estates Surveyor Tel: 03000 414437 Email:


The proposed decision was discussed and endorsed by the Property Sub-Committee on 8 September 2017. The minute of that item is included in the decision paperwork which the Cabinet Member has signed.

Financial implications: KCC will receive a capital receipt for the land and will extinguish liabilities that are associated with the use of this land.

Legal implications: KCC will be varying the terms of the existing option agreement allowing the land to be acquired at an earlier date.

Equalities implications: None.


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