Agenda item

Supplementary Item - Civic Quarter Area Action Plan: Formal Adoption

To consider, by reason of special circumstances, a report of the of the Executive Member for Economy and Regeneration.


NOTE: It is anticipated that the Executive at its meeting on 23 January 2023, will refer the Civic Quarter Area Action Plan to the Council Meeting for formal adoption. If that is the case, it is likely that the Chairman of the Council will allow consideration of the item as a matter of urgency.



(Note: The Mayor allowed consideration of this matter as an item of urgency and varied the order of business to receive a report recommending the formal adoption of the Civic Quarter Area Action Plan which had been recommended to Council by the Executive at it’s meeting held on 23 January 2023.)


The Executive Member for Economy and Regeneration submitted a report detailing the examination process for the Civic Quarter Area Action Plan (CQAAP), a development plan document that would form the basis for planning decisions in the Civic Quarter which aimed to deliver a substantially regenerated neighbourhood in part of north Trafford. The examination process concluded with the issuing of the Inspector’s Report in December 2022. 


RESOLVED: That the Civic Quarter Area Action Plan be adopted by the Council, in accordance with Article 4.02 (m) of Trafford Council’s Constitution (August 2022), as submitted to the Secretary of State on 26 November 2021 and set out Appendix A to the report, subject to the inclusion of:


a.     The final schedule of Main Modifications as recommended by the Inspector as necessary to make the CQAAP sound, as set out in Appendix Cb to the report;

b.     The changes to the policies map and parameter plans, as set out in Appendix Bb to the report; and

c.     The updated schedule of minor modifications, as set out in Appendix Cc to the report.

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