Decision details

Memorandum of Understanding: Managing the Impacts of Growth within the West Essex/East Hertfordshire Housing Market Area on Epping Forest Special Area of Conservation

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


from the Duty to Cooperate Board


RESOLVED that Cabinet:


A.   Approves the draft Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between East Hertfordshire District Council, Epping Forest District Council, Harlow Council, Uttlesford District Council, Essex County Council, Hertfordshire County Council, City of London Corporation (Conservators of Epping Forest) and Natural England managing the impact of growth on Epping Forest Special Area of Conservation.


B.   Delegates authority to the Chief Executive in consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Environment to approve any minor and inconsequential amendments to the draft Memorandum.


C.   Subject to B, the Chief Executive be authorised to sign the MoU in consultation with the Leader and the Portfolio Holder.

Report author: Graeme Bloomer

Publication date: 13/10/2016

Date of decision: 13/10/2016

Decided at meeting: 13/10/2016 - Cabinet

Effective from: 21/10/2016

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