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Issue details

York Central - Purchase of the Unipart Site

Purpose of Report: To seek an Executive decision to purchase the Unipart factory in order to facilitate the delivery of the York Central scheme.

Due to delays in receiving key pieces of information this item has been deferred to the 24 November Executive.



Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Cabinet Decision - a 'Key Issue' - decision leading to savings or expenditure of £500,000 or above;

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: Guildhall Ward;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/08/2016

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding the information).

Decision due: 24/11/16 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Finance & Performance

Lead director: Corporate Director of Economy and Place

Department: Directorate of Economy and Place

Contact: Tracey Carter, Assistant Director-Regeneration and Asset Management Tel No. 01904 553419 Email: tracey.carter@york.gov.uk.

Consultation process

Executive have previously agreed to the negotiation of a purchase of the site. Public consultation on the York Central took place in February and will continue with consultation on a Supplementary Planning Document in 2016/17. A Community Forum has been set up to support the development of York Central.

Making Representations: Please contact the report author.


Agenda items


  • York Central - purchase of the Unipart Site  


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