Issue details

Community Asset Transfer of St Matthew's Church to Holbeck Elderly Aid (HEA)

Holbeck Together have proposed the transfer of St Mathews Community Centre in Holbeck to them via a Community Asset Transfer.  The freehold will remain with the Council.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Beeston and Holbeck;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 09/12/2019

Decision due: 7 Jan 2020 by Executive Board

Lead director: Director of City Development

Department: City Development

Contact: Mark Mills, Head of Asset Management 0113 378 7718 Email:

Consultation process

There has been lengthy dialogue between the Council and Holbeck Together and ward members.  This will continue up to the decision being taken and onwards through delivery.


Executive Member for Communities

Ward Members

Holbeck Together

Portfolio Holder: Executive Member for Communities


Agenda items


  • The report to be issued to the decision maker with the agenda for the meeting