Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
1) approved the updated Policies and Principles of Early Years and School Place Planning as set out in section 2 of this report.
2) authorised the Head of Education Partnerships in consultation with the Lead Cabinet Members for Children and Families and Education and Transformation to publish the School Place Infrastructure Growth Plan and Early Years County Wide Sufficiency Report on an annual basis.
3) endorsed the recently published DfE guidance on securing developer contributions for education which confirms that contributions must cover the full cost of providing the new school places that are required as a result of new housing developments.
ALTERNATIVE OPTIONS CONSIDERED: As set out in the officer report
REASON FOR DECISION: As set out in the officer report
Publication date: 12/06/2019
Date of decision: 10/06/2019
Decided at meeting: 10/06/2019 - Cabinet