Decision details

The Arnold and Marjorie Ziff Tropical World – New Desert House

Reference: D55954

Decision Maker: Director of Communities, Housing & Environment

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Chief Officer Parks and Countryside gave approval to spend £595,211.00 of the £2 million investment that has been injected into capital scheme number 33171 to design and build a new Desert House to enable the relocation of the current desert house animal collection in readiness of the new play facility located at Tropical World.

This decision is a direct result of key decision D49829 and therefore not open to call-ini

Wards Affected: Roundhay;

Contact: Isobel Smith, Senior Estates Manager 07932531383 Email:

Publication date: 17/01/2023

Accompanying Documents: