Decision details

Future Workspace Fund

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Planning, Investment and New Homes

Decision status: For consultation

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


A cabinet member decision is required to ‘establish and allocate funding through the council’s Future Workspace Fund’

This decision follows Cabinet approval of capital funding for Affordable Workspace.


1.             To agree to establish the Future Workspace Fund, allocating a maximum of £8m from the council’s agreed capital budget of £28m Economic Infrastructure Investment

2.             To adopt the Investment Strategy as appended to this report and in Part II (confidential appendix)

3.             To explore opportunities and audit housing estates and the Homes for Lambeth portfolio for neighbourhood-based workspaces.

4.             To delegate authority to the Director of Economy, Culture and Skills and Director of Finance and Property to make decisions on funding awards in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Planning, Investment and New Homes. 


Publication date: 19/11/2020

Date of decision: 27/11/2020

Effective from: 05/12/2020

Call-in deadline date: 04/12/2020

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