Decision details

Future Bus Shelter Provision

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes




A     Subject to formal contract, Harlow Council enters into a partnership agreement with all Essex local authorities and Essex County Council to provide a countywide bus shelter advertising contract.


B    Subject to formal contract, Harlow Council transfers ownership of all Council owned bus shelter assets to Essex County Council as part of the partnership agreement.


C    Authority be delegated to the Head of Finance and Deputy to the Chief Executive, in consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Environment, to negotiate and legally complete the necessary documents.

Reasons for the decision:

A     To enable an enhanced bus stop experience to be provided for all bus users of Harlow.


B    To ensure that any income generated through the contract for Harlow is invested into the Harlow bus infrastructure network.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Publication date: 09/04/2020

Date of decision: 09/04/2020

Effective from: 21/04/2020

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