Issue details

Disposal of land to Pocket LLP to develop low cost housing

The GLA has agreed to fund a low cost home ownership programme to be delivered by Pocket LLP in Lambeth. The initial sites and terms for disposal are proposed for approval, subject to consultation and planning permission.
Bishops, Streatham Wells and Vassall

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: 4. Both, Financial and Community Impact;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Bishop's; Ferndale; Streatham Wells;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 26/04/2013

Decision due: 19 May 2015 by Deputy Leader of the Council (Investment and Partnerships)

First appeared on forward plan: 26 April 2013

Lead member: Deputy Leader of the Council (Investment and Partnerships)

Lead director: DIvisional Director Housing Strategy & Pertnerships

Contact: Lesley Johnson, Consultant, Strategic Housing, Regeneration & Communities Email: Tel: 020 7926 7125.

Consultation process

We will consult with local ward members, resident groups and stakeholders for each site proposed for development. We will do this at throughout the design development process, prior to making planning applications.



  • Disposal of land to Pocket to develop low cost housing  

Background papers

  • Mayor's Covenant Prospectus  
  • Mayor's Covenant Prospectus