Issue details

Land acquisition in Waterloo area

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.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: 2. Financial;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Bishop's;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/12/2018

Decision due: 16 Jul 2019 by Cabinet Member for Finance and Performance

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Finance and Performance

Lead director: Director of Planning, Transport and Sustainability

Contact: Tom Bridgman Email: