48 Future of Chafford Sports Complex PDF 329 KB
- Considered the
results of the consultation on the future of Chafford Sports
- Agreed that funding
for the community use of Chafford Sports Complex should cease, with
effect from 1 June 2019.
- Delegated authority
to the Chief Operating Officer to end the current arrangement to
give effect to the decision to cease funding for the community use
of Chafford Sports Complex.
- Agreed that the cost
of keeping Chafford Sports Complex open from 1 April 2019 until the
end of the notice period is met from the Business Risk
Reserve. Based on a monthly cost of
£19,357, if the notice period ran until late May 2019 the
estimated cost is £38,714
- Agreed that the
mitigating actions identified in section 6 are progressed.
- Agreed to
investigate the feasibility to secure a site and funding to develop
a new self-financing sports centre in the south of the borough,
with a report on this to be submitted to Cabinet in the
Autumn and agree that funding of up to
£50,000 be released from the Business Risk reserve if
The Chafford Sports Complex report was
presented to Cabinet by Councillor Viddy Persaud, Cabinet Lead Member for Public
Protection and Safety.
Chafford Sports Complex is owned by Harris
Academy Rainham as part of the wider Harris Academy Federation. It
is used by the Academy for school use. Community use provision
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