Forthcoming Key Decisions

This page lists the key decisions due to be taken within Leeds City Council over the next few months. Details of each key decision will be published below at least 28 clear days before the decision is due to be taken

What is a 'Key Decision'?

A key decision is an executive decision which is likely to:

  • result in the Authority incurring expenditure or making savings over £500,000, or
  • have a significant effect on communites living or working in an area comprising one or more wards.
  • Article 13 of the Council's Constitution provides more details about which decisions will be treated as key decisions.

    How to get more information about a particular key decision

    The agenda papers for Executive Board meetings, and the documents being considered by officers taking key decisions, are available five working days before the decision will be made through the Council's website.

    The contact details of a lead officer are provided for each key decision listed below. Please contact the lead officer directly if you wish to obtain copies or extracts of any other listed documents, or if you wish to receive details of further documents as they become available. Sometimes the papers you request may contain exempt of confidential information. If this is the case, the lead officer will explain why it will not be possible to make copies available.



    Forthcoming Key Decisions

    11/10/2019 - Urban Traffic Management Control (UTMC) Communication Network Contract

    Approval to tender for a new contract for the supply and installation of fibre optic cable and associated equipment required to create a high bandwidth communication network.

    Decision Maker: Director of City Development

    Decision due date: Not before 09/11/2019

    Wards affected: (All Wards);

    Lead officer: Joel Dodsworth

    Notice of decision: 11/10/2019


    11/10/2019 - Approval to Implement West Yorkshire Integrated Urban Traffic Management Control (UTMC) - Element A

    Approval to implement Element A of the West Yorkshire Urban Traffic Management Control (UTMC) project.  This scheme involves the upgrade and refurbishment of traffic signals along the West Yorkshire Key Route Network.

    Decision Maker: Director of City Development

    Decision due date: Not before 09/11/2019

    Wards affected: Ardsley and Robin Hood; Beeston and Holbeck; Farnley and Wortley; Middleton Park; Morley North; Morley South; Pudsey;

    Lead officer: Joel Dodsworth

    Notice of decision: 11/10/2019


    09/10/2019 - Appropriation of Land at the Elmete Wood site to establish a special free school

    Appropriation of Land at the Elmete Wood site to establish a new special free school, on a 125 year peppercorn lease to the identified sponsor Trust.

    Decision Maker: Executive Board

    Decision due date: 25/11/2019

    Wards affected: Roundhay;

    Lead officer: Vivienne Buckland

    Notice of decision: 09/10/2019


    07/10/2019 - Extension of contract YORE-936CGS Mixed Dry Recyclate Treatment

    The Deputy Chief Officer for Waste Management is recommended to approve the extension of the Contract which deals with Mixed dry recyclates from households in Leeds. The decision is a key decision due to the value >£500k.

    Decision Maker: Director of Communities and Environment

    Decision due date: Not before 05/11/2019

    Lead officer: Stephen Holmes

    Notice of decision: 07/10/2019


    30/09/2019 - Authority to award a contract for the provision of a service to support women who are sex working in Leeds

    To seek authority to award a contract for the provision of a service to support women who are sex working in Leeds following a competitive procurement.

    The contract value of the initial 3 year period is £564,000.

    Decision Maker: Director of Resources and Housing

    Decision due date: Not before 29/10/2019

    Wards affected: (All Wards);

    Lead officer: Kate Daly

    Notice of decision: 30/09/2019