Issue details

Crawley Innovation Centre - Draft Business Case

To consider the business case for the design, build and delivery of the Crawley Fusion Innovation Centre, proposed to be located in Manor Royal, fully financed by the government's Getting Britain Building Fund through the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership. The Cabinet report will include an evaluation of a full business case for the scheme, the development of which is being fully funded by the Coast to Capital LEP.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/05/2021

Anticipated restriction: Fully exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
The business case and supporting documentation contains information of a commercially confidential nature.

Decision due: 24 Nov 2021 by Cabinet

Decision due: Not before 26th Nov 2021 by Full Council

Considered on: 22 Nov 2021 by Overview and Scrutiny Commission

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Planning and Economic Development

Contact: Clem Smith, Head of Economy and Planning Email:

Consultation process

The Crawley Innovation Centre project in summary has been endorsed in principle by the Crawley Town Deal Board and Economic Recovery Taskforce comprising over 50 local stakeholder representatives.


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