Issue details

Housing Delivery Programme update – Delivering Affordable Housing on Council Land

Purpose of Report: The report provides an update on the Housing Delivery Programme and will set out a development budget for the Duncombe Barracks and Burnhome sites. The report will also recommend the appointment of a construction partner and seek grant funding for the proposed tenure mix for these sites and to extend our second hand share ownership scheme. The report will also review the potential for other CYC sites to be included in the Housing Delivery programme – former Askham Bar Park and Ride site and 17-21 Piccadilly.

Executive will be asked to agree the allocation of a development budget from the agreed HRA capital programme, submission of grant funding, procurement decisions and future use of CYC assets for housing.

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: Clifton Ward; Dringhouses and Woodthorpe Ward; Guildhall Ward; Heworth Ward;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/02/2022

Decision due: 17/03/22 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Finance and Performance, Executive Member for Housing & Safer Neighbourhoods

Lead director: Corporate Director of Place

Department: Directorate of Place

Contact: Nick Collins, Head of Property Email:, Michael Jones, Head of Housing Delivery and Asset Management Email:, Sophie Round Email:

Consultation process

Public Consultation on Castle Gateway (17-21 Piccadilly)
Public consultation on Burnhome and Duncombe Barracks sites for Housing Delivery Programme
Formal consultation as part of Planning Process for Burnhome and Duncombe Barracks

Equality Impact Assessment Completed?: EIA will be considered as part of the report.


Agenda items


  • Housing Delivery Programme update – Delivering Affordable Housing on Council Land  


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