Economic Development Board
Wednesday, 17th March, 2021 6.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber

Contact: Lisa Young  Email:

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No. Item


Apologies for non-attendance


Declarations of Interest

All Members are required to disclose at this point in the meeting or as soon as possible thereafter, any disclosable pecuniary interest or personal interest in any item(s) being considered at this meeting. 



Minutes of the previous meeting of the Economic Development Board held 27 January 2021 pdf icon PDF 85 KB


Deputations - Standing Order 3.4

(NOTE: The Board is required to receive a deputation(s) on a matter which is before the meeting of the Board provided that notice of the intended deputation and its object shall have been received by the Borough Solicitor by 12 noon on Monday 15th March 2021.  The total time for deputations in favour and against a proposal shall not exceed 10 minutes).



Public Questions - Standing Item 3.5

(NOTE: The Board is required to allow a total of 15 minutes for questions from members of the public on matters within the terms of reference of the Board provided that notice of such Question(s) shall have been submitted to the Borough Solicitor by 12 noon on Monday, 15 March 2021).


Guidance on Design Coding pdf icon PDF 267 KB

To consider the implications of the draft National Model Design Code for the Council and seek approval for the consultation response.


Proposed National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) amendments pdf icon PDF 198 KB

To brief Members regarding the content of the Government’s latest public consultation relating to the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) and National Model Design Code online consultation (January 2021) and set out key matters to form the basis of a formal online response. This report relates specifically to the NPPF revisions whilst a separate report on this agenda sets out the proposals regarding the National Model Design Code.


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GBC Waterfront (Bus Station) Redevelopment - Acquisition of Land from and Disposal of Land to Premier Marinas Ltd at Mumby Road, Gosport pdf icon PDF 71 KB

This report sets out the details of the Council's proposed purchase of freehold land from Premier Marinas Ltd at Mumby Road Gosport and the simultaneous disposal of freehold land owned by the Council at Mumby Road, currently leased by the Council to Premier Marinas Ltd.  These two simultaneous transactions are to ensure the necessary additional land is available for the construction of the new bus facilities on the land currently used as the taxi rank and short term/pick up parking areas as part of the delivery of the new transport interchange.


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Any other items


Exclusion of the public

To consider the following motion.


Huhtamaki, Holbrook Site - 2013 Rent Review Implementation

Item No.


Paragraph no. 3 of Part I of Schedule 12A

of the Act





Huhtamaki, Holbrook Site - 2013 Rent Review Implementation

The report holds information that is likely to disclose exempt information, within Paragraph 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972, to members of the public, and further that in all circumstances of the case, the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information.