Healthier High Streets Scrutiny Commission report
Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
The commission looked at how to reduce the
impact of clusters of shops on Lambeth’s high streets which
encouraged unhealthy lifestyles – these include fast food
takeaways, off licences and payday money lenders. The report
contains a series of recommendations and associated action plan for
which approval is sought.
(1) To receive the report and recommendations of the Healthier High Streets Scrutiny Commission (Appendix 1).
(2) To note the successful engagement between the commission and policy makers which has resulted in a number of the report’s recommendations already having been adopted.
(3) To approve the action plan prepared in response to the Commission’s recommendations (Appendix 2).
Report author: Gary O'Key
Publication date: 29/03/2016
Date of decision: 21/03/2016
Decided at meeting: 21/03/2016 - Cabinet
Effective from: 06/04/2016