Issue details

Strategic Investment Pot Bids May 2018

Application for bidding against the Strategic Investment Pot administered by the City of London on behalf of all London Boroughs


The Leader of the Council will be asked to approve two applications for funding to the London-wide Strategic Investment Pot in excess of £500k:-


  • A bid as part of the Local London cluster of East London councils

·       A bid for £4 million to support the creation of a creative industries cluster in the Bretons 67 acre site

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/05/2018

Reason for urgency:
This decision is being taken by general exception as the decision has to be made expeditiously to ensure the Council benefits from the funding available which is time limited.
The public have 22 days notice of this decision as opposed to the usual 28.

Contact: Email:

Consultation process

You can comment on this matter to the report author at least 14 days prior to the date of the decision.


All relevant Members, officers, key stakeholders and business partners have been consulted.



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