Decision details

Norfolk FA Artificial Grass Pitch Project - Breckland Leisure Centre

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider undertaking a project to install an Artificial Grass Pitch at Breckland Leisure Centre & Waterworld. 



Agree to explore the feasibility of replacing the existing artificial playing surface at Breckland Leisure Centre & Waterworld with a 3G Artificial Playing Surface supported by funding from the Football Foundation and Breckland Council.

Reasons for the decision:

The project will provide a high quality sport facility in the district and will improve the overall offer of the leisure centre, providing a facility to the community that is not available elsewhere in the town.

Alternative options considered:

1.     Approve in principle supporting the project and release funding for a consultant to undertake the full project feasibility study.


2.     Do nothing.

Report author: Chris Brooks

Publication date: 04/09/2018

Date of decision: 04/09/2018

Decided at meeting: 04/09/2018 - Cabinet

Effective from: 12/09/2018

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