Decision details

Countryside Access Strategic Commissioning Strategy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider the results of the public consultation, and to approve the draft Countryside Access Strategy for Rights of Way and Countryside Sites.


13.1     The Cabinet considered a report by the Director of Communities, Economy and Environment

13.2     It was RESOLVED to:

(1)           note the results of the public consultation in relation to the draft strategy;

(2)           agree the continuation of discussions with external groups in relation to future ownership/management of countryside sites; and

(3)           approve the strategy and to delegate the implementation stage of the strategy to the Lead Member for Transport and Environment.


13.3     The majority of the consultation feedback is positive, and the Cabinet has therefore approved the strategy. The Cabinet are also agreed to delegate the strategy’s implementation stage (e.g. potential arrangements for the handover of sites) to the Lead Member for Transport and Environment.



Report author: Andrew Le Gresley

Publication date: 09/11/2017

Date of decision: 27/06/2017

Decided at meeting: 27/06/2017 - Cabinet

Effective from: 05/07/2017

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