Decision details

Compulsory Purchase Order – 2 Woodstock Avenue Reddish SK5 7HX

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To set out a proposal and seek approval to acquire long term empty property at 2 Woodstock Avenue Reddish by compulsory purchase action.


The Cabinet has considered a report detailing the intention to purchase compulsorily a long term vacant property, being 2 Woodstock Avenue Reddish, Stockport, and has:-


(1) Noted the contents of the report and agreed in principle to the use of CPO powers to acquire the land.


(2) Agreed that powers to approve the remaining phases of the compulsory purchase process, including authorising and the making of an Order under Section 17 Housing Act 1985 (as amended) and all other powers as appropriate for the compulsory purchase of land to bring the empty property back into occupation are delegated to the Deputy Chief Executive.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Reason Key: Disposal or aquisition of land >£500,000;

Wards Affected: Reddish South;

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: YES this is required now

Decision Reference: CAB299

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None.

Forward Plan Reference: SS24

Other reasons / organisations consulted

CLT, Portfolio, Heatons and Reddish Area Committee, C

Contact: Mark Glynn, Director of Place Management Email: Tel: 0161-474-3700.

Report author: Samantha McNichol

Publication date: 05/05/2021

Date of decision: 27/04/2021

Decided at meeting: 27/04/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 12/05/2021

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