Issue details

Investment and Opportunity Strategy

The Investment and Opportunity Strategy will set out how the council and partners will harness the benefits of economic growth for local residents and businesses. It will guide the economic development activities that the council delivers and direct our efforts for attracting external investment in the borough.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: 2. Financial;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 19/02/2015

Decision due: 8 Jun 2015 by Cabinet

First appeared on forward plan: 19.02.15

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Equalities and Culture

Lead director: Strategic Director: Integrated Health and Adults Care

Department: Adults and Health

Contact: John Bennett, Lead Commissioner - Welfare Employment and Skills Email: Tel: 020 7926 6452.

Consultation process

The strategy is being produced through extensive engagement in workshops, surveys, focus groups and individual discussions with a range of partners. This includes job seekers and young people; employment and training providers; local businesses; Business Improvement Districts; Lambeth College; Jobcentre Plus; enterprise support providers; local funding organisations; health and housing providers; and Higher Education institutions.


Agenda items


  • Investment and Opportunity Strategy