Issue details

HS2 Phase 2a Qualifying Authority

A decision is required that the County Council resolves to become a Qualifying Authority for Phase 2a of HS2. All local authorities affected by HS2 have a statutory responsibility to approve certain detailed planning matters following enactment. Becoming a qualifying authority entitles the Council to a wider range of controls in approving these matters.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Not a key decision but required to go to Cabinet;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/06/2019

Decision due: 17/07/19 by Cabinet

Lead member: Mark Winnington, Chairman of the Planning Committee

Lead director: Director for Economy, Infrastructure and Skills

Department: Economy, Infrastructure and Skills

Contact: Clive Thomson Email: Tel: 01785 276522.



Public or Private Decision: Public

Service Area: Connectivity Strategy


Agenda items


  • HS2 Phase 2a Qualifying Authority  

Background papers