Decision details

Release of Section 106 Funds to Pembury Parish Council for Improvements to Facilities in the Lower Green Recreation Ground

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Sport, Leisure and Health

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The release of s106 funds held by Tunbridge Wells Borough Council totalling £10,815.00 from the development in Henwood Green Road (Planning Ref: 17/00756) as a contribution towards improvements of Youth and Adult facilities.  


RESOLVED – That developer contributions totalling £10,815.00 received through a planning obligation  at Henwood Green Road (Planning Ref: 17/00756) be allocated and released to Pembury Parish Council towards the development at Lower Green Recreation Ground be approved. 

Reasons for the decision:

The allocation of funds would contribute towards the project set out by Pembury Parish Council that would add play value to the recreation ground and improve the facilities for disabled users of the pavilion. 

Alternative options considered:

Do Nothing – The agreement is specific towards the use of the funding and failure to allocate the money would result in the funds being paid back to the developer. 

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: 08/02/2023

Date of decision: 08/02/2023

Effective from: 16/02/2023

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