Decision details

Decision details

Commissioning New School Places in the ward of Stotfold through the delivery of a new extended secondary Free School (Pix Brook Academy)

Decision Maker: EXECUTIVE

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek approval of the commencement of capital expenditure, subject to the granting of planning permissions under Part 3 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990.


1.         That the release of land (subject to planning) for the new free school be approved and that the Council deliver the new free school on behalf of the Department for Education.

2.         To authorise the Director of Community Services, in consultation with the Director of Children’s Services, to enter into all appropriate legal documentation to implement the scheme, including the building contract and ancillary documents, funding agreement, development agreement, Academy lease and all contracts required to secure delivery and operation of the new school.

Report author: Victor Wan

Publication date: 07/12/2017

Date of decision: 05/12/2017

Decided at meeting: 05/12/2017 - EXECUTIVE

Effective from: 15/12/2017

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