Decision details

Release of S106 Contributions for 285 Bus Service (2022-2023)

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Carbon Reduction, Sustainability and Transportation

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The release of developer contributions to Kent County Council to support the 285 Bus Service.


RESOLVED – That as agreed in March 2022 by TWBC and Kent County Council,  £40,000 secured pursuant to a planning obligation to the Hawkenbury Farm residential development (planning application 16/07023) be released to Kent County Council as a contribution to support the 285 bus service (for the financial year 2022-23) be approved.   

Reasons for the decision:

To provide funding to support the 285 bus service for the financial year 2022/23 in line with the agreement made between TWBC and Kent County Council.  This commitment would enable the 285 service to keep running in 2022-23. 

Alternative options considered:

No other option was available.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

No conflicts of interest were declared by any Member who was consulted in respect of this decision.

Publication date: 10/03/2023

Date of decision: 10/03/2023

Effective from: 18/03/2023

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