Decision details

Reference from the Overview and Scrutiny Commission - Drainage and Flooding

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes






1)     the offer from the Chief Executive of the Water Management Alliance to give advice on the drafting of byelaws be accepted;


2)     Breckland Council supports the application to extend the Internal Drainage Boards (IDBs) catchment areas to allow them to take a greater role in managing water courses and preventing future problems; and


3)     the Planning Committee be asked to recommend that the IDBs be considered as a statutory consultee.

Reasons for the decision:


Alternative options considered:


Publication date: 20/10/2011

Date of decision: 18/10/2011

Decided at meeting: 18/10/2011 - Cabinet

Effective from: 28/10/2011

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