Issue details

OD/18/54 Commuted sums for s278 Agreement - Eastern Gateway

Ipswich Borough Council are currently undertaking the first phase of infrastructure works at Sproughton Enterprise Park which involves construction of the spine road, utilities ducting and drainage.


Due to part of the project involving works to the public highway, Ipswich Borough Council must sign a Section 278 Agreement with the Local Highway Authority, Suffolk County Council, to guarantee works are undertaken to an agreed standard.


The commuted sum for the Section 278 is £34,668.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 31/01/2019

Decision due: 29 Jan 2019 by Officer Decision

Consultation process

Internal Consultees: MCS Officers and Property Services; Heads of Development and Finance & Revenues for the CSO exemption.