Decision details

Minor Property Transaction - Substation Lease for Rowlheys Place, West Drayton

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes




That the Cabinet agree with the terms negotiated by officers as detailed in this report and instruct Property and Estates to complete the grant of a new lease for 99 years at a peppercorn rent to Scottish & Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN).


Reasons for decision


Cabinet agreed a new lease with an electricity provider to deliver a new electricity substation which will be required to support the development and ongoing operation of the new Platinum Jubilee Leisure Centre, Rowhley’s Place, West Drayton


Alternative options considered and rejected


Alternative options were considered as set out in the confidential report.


Relevant Select Committee

Property, Highways and Transport

Expiry date for any scrutiny call-in / date decision can be implemented (if no call-in)

These decisions can be called-in by a majority of Members on the Select Committee by 5pm, 17 November 2023

Officer(s) to action

Jacob Davis




Private - Whilst the Cabinet's decisions above are always made public, the officer report relating to this matter is not because it was considered in the private part of the meeting and contained information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the Authority holding that information) and the public interest in withholding the information outweighed the public interest in disclosing it in accordance with Section 100(A) and paragraph 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12 (A) to the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).


Publication date: 10/11/2023

Date of decision: 09/11/2023

Decided at meeting: 09/11/2023 - CABINET

Effective from: 18/11/2023

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