Decisions

Use the below search options at the bottom of the page to find information regarding recent decisions that have been taken by the council’s decision making bodies.

Alternatively you can visit the officer decisions page for information on officer delegated decisions that have been taken by council officers.

Decisions published

27/03/2020 - Temporary Alternative Disclosure and Barring Check Arrangements from 31st March 2020 to 30th June 2020 ref: 3043    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Operations

Decision published: 31/03/2020

Effective from: 27/03/2020

Lead officer: Donna Ball


27/03/2020 - Alternative arrangements to temporarily until the 30th June 2020 issue Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Drivers Licences for a 12 month period. ref: 3042    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Operations

Decision published: 31/03/2020

Effective from: 27/03/2020

Lead officer: Donna Ball


25/03/2020 - Spurr House Rapid Hospital Discharge Beds Proposal ref: 3040    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Communities and Wellbeing

Decision published: 31/03/2020

Effective from: 25/03/2020

Lead officer: Julie Gonda



25/03/2020 - Engineering Services Covid 19 service changes ref: 3035    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Operations

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 25/03/2020

Lead officer: Neil Long


26/03/2020 - Parking Services - Suspension of Charging and Suspension of Staff Permit Parking Salary Deductions ref: 3034    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Operations

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 26/03/2020

Lead officer: Neil Long


20/03/2020 - Request a temporary change to the Community Response Rota ref: 3033    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 20/03/2020

Lead officer: Lynne Ridsdale


18/03/2020 - The change in provision of service for the Occupational Health Unit due to the Coronavirus. ref: 3032    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Lead officer: Lynne Ridsdale


18/03/2020 - Prioritisation of essential services ref: 3031    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Lead officer: Lynne Ridsdale


19/03/2020 - Housing Reception – closure at STH – Homelessness / Housing Assessment / Housing Options services. ref: 3030    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 19/03/2020

Lead officer: Lynne Ridsdale


20/03/2020 - Permission to use B&B to ensure we adhere our homelessness statutory duty. ref: 3029    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 20/03/2020

Lead officer: Lynne Ridsdale


20/03/2020 - Suspension of classes at Bury Adult Learning Centre and other venues ref: 3028    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 20/03/2020

Lead officer: Lynne Ridsdale


23/03/2020 - Supporting The FED with apprenticeship development through a levy transfer ref: 3027    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 23/03/2020

Lead officer: Lynne Ridsdale


24/03/2020 - Postponement of Happy Festival and Proms due to Coronavirus ref: 3026    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 24/03/2020

Lead officer: Lynne Ridsdale


24/03/2020 - Request the temporary closure of Whittaker St reception and contact centre to WFH ref: 3025    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 24/03/2020

Lead officer: Lynne Ridsdale


24/03/2020 - Reduction in Pest Control Services during COVID-19 Lockdown. Reclassification of pest control request that are eligible ref: 3024    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Operations

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 24/03/2020

Lead officer: Donna Ball


24/03/2020 - Request to Postpose the process for the receipt of Hackney Carriage and private hire driver applications for 3 months. ref: 3023    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Operations

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 24/03/2020

Lead officer: Donna Ball


24/03/2020 - Streetscene Maintenance Covid 19 Service Changes ref: 3022    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Operations

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 24/03/2020

Lead officer: Donna Ball


23/03/2020 - Bury Council Trading Standards and Environmental Health teams to suspend all planned Food, Food Hygiene and Feed stuffs interventions/inspections including food hygiene rating system ref: 3021    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Operations

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 23/03/2020

Lead officer: Donna Ball


23/03/2020 - Adjustments to the waste collection service in light of a reduction in availability of staff due to the coronavirus. ref: 3020    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Operations

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 23/03/2020

Lead officer: Donna Ball



18/03/2020 - The temporary extension of special leave provisions for teachers. ref: 3018    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 27/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Lead officer: Lynne Ridsdale


16/08/2020 - Capital Allocation Request for the Integrated Equipment Store Relocation ref: 3015    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Communities and Wellbeing

Decision published: 23/03/2020

Effective from: 16/08/2020

Lead officer: Julie Gonda



22/01/2020 - Office 11 market Chambers – Lease Renewal ref: 3013    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Operations

Decision published: 23/03/2020

Effective from: 22/01/2020

Lead officer: David Brown


29/11/2019 - Self- Management of a Council Asset - Football Pitches ref: 3012    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Operations

Decision published: 23/03/2020

Effective from: 29/11/2019

Lead officer: Neil Long


09/12/2019 - Refurbishment of footpath ref: 3011    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director - Business, Growth & Infrastructure

Decision published: 23/03/2020

Effective from: 09/12/2019

Lead officer: Chloe Ashworth


12/12/2019 - Self- Management of a Council Asset - Football Pitches ref: 3010    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Operations

Decision published: 20/03/2020

Effective from: 12/12/2019

Lead officer: Neil Long


18/12/2019 - Lease Renewal - Car Park adjescent to Grant Arms Hotel ref: 3009    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director - Business, Growth & Infrastructure

Decision published: 20/03/2020

Effective from: 18/12/2019

Lead officer: Paul Lakin


16/01/2020 - BT Openreach wayleave – land adjacent 30 Outwood Road, Radcliffe ref: 3008    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director - Business, Growth & Infrastructure

Decision published: 20/03/2020

Effective from: 16/01/2020

Lead officer: Paul Lakin


10/12/2019 - Surrender of Part. ref: 3007    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director - Business, Growth & Infrastructure

Decision published: 20/03/2020

Effective from: 10/12/2019

Lead officer: Paul Lakin


03/12/2019 - Phase One, Chamberhall Business Park, Bury ref: 3006    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director - Business, Growth & Infrastructure

Decision published: 20/03/2020

Effective from: 03/12/2019

Lead officer: Paul Lakin