Decision details

Housing Act 1985: Proposed Compulsory Purchase Order - 9 INGLEWOOD DRIVE, SEACROFT, LEEDS, LS14 6HF

Reference: D52781

Decision Maker: Director of Resources and Housing

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


a) The Director of Resources and Housing approved the requests to:
• Instruct officers to instigate Compulsory Purchase Order action under the provisions of Part II and Section 17 of the Housing Act 1985 against the premises known as 9 Inglewood Drive, Seacroft, Leeds, LS14 6H.
• Subject to the confirmation of the Order, the property will be disposed of in line with the previously agreed disposal mechanism for properties obtained through compulsory purchase (Appendix 6).
• Authorise the allocation of funds from the Leeds Neighbourhood Approach approved fund for compulsory purchase to meet any claim for compensation that may arise subsequently from a claim by the title holder.
• Authorise the City Solicitor to prepare a Compulsory Purchase Order under the provisions of Part II and Section 17 of the Housing Act 1985, and that the Common Seal of the Council be affixed thereto and to the Order Map and that the City Solicitor, be further authorised to make application to the Department of Communities and Local Government for confirmation of the Order.

Wards Affected: Killingbeck and Seacroft;

Contact: Andrew Rowley 0113 3786322 Email:

Publication date: 18/02/2021

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