Decision details

Provision of professional planning capacity and expertise to support the Development Management service.

Decision Maker: Director: Development of Place

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The support provided by Arup is essential to process a range of planning applications and associated work within reasonable timescales and will contribute towards housing delivery amongst other objectives.


Ove Arup and Partners International Limited ("Consultant") have been selected following an invited competitive process using the Homes England multi-disciplinary framework (supported by BCC Procurement) to provide additional capacity and expertise across the DM service on a “call off” basis.

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 - None
Option 2 -
Option 3 -

Publication date: 10/07/2019

Date of decision: 09/07/2019