Decision details

Whitecliff Recreation Ground - Pavilion Redevelopment

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To appropriate land at Whitecliff Recreation Ground for planning purposes to enable the re-development of the toilets and changing facilities into a licensed café and changing facility with public toilets. Also to seek delegated authority to award a lease to the successful tenderer.



(a)          Cabinet approve the appropriation of land at Whitecliff Recreation Ground for planning purposes; and

(b)          Members delegate authority to officers in consultation with the Portfolio Holder and Ward Councillors to award contract to the successful bidder following close of Tender on 1 July and all subsequent decisions to enable the completion of the development.

Voting: Unanimous

Portfolio Holder: Environment and Climate Change


a)            To enable the redevelopment and funding of land and buildings known as Whitecliff Pavilion, approved by the Borough of Poole Cabinet 5 December 2017 – Appendix 1.

b)            Delegating authority to Officers to award a contract to the successful tenderer, following the tender process will ensure the development can progress in line with the conditions detailed in the legal contracts.

Report author: Jan Hill

Publication date: 29/05/2020

Date of decision: 27/05/2020

Decided at meeting: 27/05/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 06/06/2020

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