Issue details

Decision to enter funding agreements with Homes England to fund infrastructure and enabling works at Bath Quays North and Englishcombe Lane development sites in-line with grant funding awards

As part of Homes England’s Accelerated Construction housing programme the Council have been provisionally awarded grant funding in respect of the redevelopment of Bath Quays North (presently the Avon Street car and coach park), to assist with delivery of 92 new homes; and in respect of land at Englishcombe Lane, to assist with the delivery of 37 new homes. The funding is awarded to help unlock the development sites and increase the speed of housing delivery through investment in infrastructure provision and enabling works.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Approved

Wards affected: Kingsmead; Moorlands;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/11/2019

Decision Type: Key Decision;

Decision due: Not before 3rd Feb 2020 by Cabinet Member for Housing, Planning, and Economic Development, Council Leader

Lead director: Director of Economy & Growth

Contact: Simon Martin, Infrastructure and Development Manager Email: Tel: 01225 477407.

Consultation process

Consultation with the Cabinet Member for Housing, Planning and Economic Development; the Section 151; the Corporate Director and the Director for Economy & Growth.


Consultation with statutory and non-statutory consultees has been undertaken as part of the development of the scheme proposals leading to the submission of the planning applications.

EFP Reference: E3187