Decision details

Excalibur Update

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Having considered an officer report and a presentation by the Cabinet

Member for Housing, Councillor Damien Egan, the Mayor agreed that:


(1) the update on the regeneration scheme be noted;


(2) an application be made to the Secretary of State pursuant to paragraph

4(2) of Schedule 5A of the Housing Act 1985 to serve further Initial Demolition

Notices on all secure tenants within Phase 4;


(3) subject in the case of Phase 4 to the Secretary of State’s consent being

obtained, Initial Demolition Notices be served on all secure tenants within

Phases 4 and 5 in order to suspend the requirement for the Council to

complete right to buy applications for as long as the Notices remain in force;


(4) having noted the results of the section 105 of the Housing Act 1985

consultation carried out with Council tenants as set out, the management of

the remaining Council owned properties on the estate be transferred to

Lewisham Homes until the regeneration scheme is completed, and that the

transfer should take place on or after 3rd April 2017.

Publication date: 23/03/2017

Date of decision: 22/03/2017

Decided at meeting: 22/03/2017 - Mayor and Cabinet

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