Decision details

Land acquisition in Waterloo area

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance and Performance

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Council’s strategic priority is to enhance Waterloo’s role as one which plays a full part in the central London economy. The Council will promote Waterloo and the South Bank as an international centre for arts and culture; a pre-eminent tourist, leisure, retail and entertainment area; a major location for offices, healthcare and higher education; a mixed residential area with appropriate supporting community, service and shopping facilities; and as one of London’s most important transport hubs.


The Council has the opportunity to acquire a site in Waterloo on the terms sets out in Part II of this report which details how the acquisition is in the best interests of the Council.



To acquire the land as set out in Part II in the accompanying Part II report.


Publication date: 08/07/2019

Date of decision: 16/07/2019

Effective from: 23/07/2019

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