Decision details

Lease of Land at Hempsted Meadow

Decision Maker: Overview and Scrutiny Committee, Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To agree to lease land for a car boot site and to the Gloucester Sea Cadets for a new headquarters.




(1)       authority is given to the Investment Manager in consultation with the Cabinet Members for Policy & Resources and Culture & Leisure to undertake a competitive process to enter into a lease for a term of up to 15 years with 5 year breaks for the area identified at Appendix 1 of the report;


(2)       the site conditions are evaluated and recommendations made so that the site can operate all year round;


(3)       the existing operator is given a 9-month extension to their existing licence to enable the car boot sale to stay operational while the competitive process offering a lease of the area identified is undertaken.


Report author: Melloney Smith

Publication date: 08/02/2024

Date of decision: 07/02/2024

Decided at meeting: 07/02/2024 - Cabinet

Effective from: 16/02/2024

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