Decision details

Playing Pitch Strategy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes




That the Horsham District Playing Pitch Facility Strategy and Action Plan as set out in Appendix 1 and Appendix 2 of the report be approved.


Reasons for Recommendations


The report presents Cabinet with the Horsham District Council Playing Pitch Strategy for the period up to 2031. The Strategy:


1)        provides guidance to assist with determining what provision of outdoor sport pitches was required to respond to large scale infrastructure requirements for new community housing developments;

2)        provides an evidence based strategy for the maintenance and improvement of existing outdoor sports pitches and ancillary facilities; and;

3)        helps guide investment, funding bids, planning applications and decision making.

Publication date: 27/09/2019

Date of decision: 26/09/2019

Decided at meeting: 26/09/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 05/10/2019

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