Issue details

OD/19/122 Proposal to Build a New Centre for Elective (Planned) Orthopaedic Surgery at Colchester Hospital

This decision summarises the Council’s response to be submitted to the East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust in respect of their public consultation on the proposal to build a new Centre for Elective (Planned) Orthopaedic Surgery at Colchester Hospital, as set out in the Executive report published for 24 March 2020, reference E/19/61.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 01/04/2020

Decision due: 24 Mar 2020 by Officer Decision

Lead member: Leader of the Council: Property & Development

Contact: Russell Williams, Chief Executive Email: Tel: 01473 432000.

Consultation process

For Executive report:

Leader of the Council

Portfolio Holder for Housing & Health

Chief Executive

Chief Operating Officer

Head of Development

Head of Housing & Community Services

Legal Services

Financial Services


For Officer Decision:

Consultation has taken place with the Leader and the two Opposition Group Leaders. The Leader support the proposal and the Leader of the Liberal Democrat replied and didn’t object. No comments were received from the Leader of the Conservative Group.