Economic Development Board
Wednesday, 18th November, 2020 6.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber

Contact: Lisa Young  Email:

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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 on 23 September 2020 pdf icon PDF 129 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 16th   November 2020 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 16th November 2020)


Draft Economic Development Strategy pdf icon PDF 59 KB

To request the Economic Development (ED) Board consider the outcome of the consultation for the 2021-31 Draft Economic Development Strategy and the supporting Draft Evidence Base and gives its approval to produce final versions for publication.

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Interim Local Development Scheme for the Gosport Borough Local Plan 2036 pdf icon PDF 98 KB

The Council is required by legislation to prepare a Local Plan for its area. The timetable for the preparation of a Local Plan must be published in a Local Development Scheme (LDS). This report seeks approval to publish an interim Local Development Scheme.

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Infrastructure Funding Statement pdf icon PDF 110 KB

On 1 September 2019, the Community Infrastructure Levy (Amendment) (England) (No. 2) Regulations 2019 (“the CIL Regulations 2019”) came into force and amended the Community Infrastructure Levy Regulations 2010 (as Amended). This report outlines the requirements of these regulations for Members’ consideration.


These regulations introduced a new Government requirement to produce the annual Infrastructure Funding Statement (IFS). This report seeks approval for the publication of Gosport Borough Council’s IFS and ‘infrastructure list’ (Appendix 1) which covers the monitoring period 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020. This report also seeks approval for the introduction of a monitoring fee for Section 106 agreements as allowed by the CIL Regulations 2019 and as detailed in Section 4 of the IFS

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