Issue - meetings

Freeport Update

Meeting: 09/11/2021 - Cabinet (Item 56)

56 Freeport Update

Report of the Strategic Director

Presented by the Infrastructure Portfolio Holder


The Planning and Infrastructure Portfolio Holder presented the report to members, highlighting that the outline business case includes a ‘no detriment’ arrangement in respect to participating local authorities.


Members were informed that a further report would be submitted to cabinet in the coming months.


It was moved by Councillor R Ashman, seconded by Councillor K Merrie and




The progress in respect of development of the East Midlands Freeport be noted and its commitment to the development of the Freeport be reaffirmed.



Reason for decision: No substantive decisions are required by Cabinet at this time, however Officers considered that it was important to keep Cabinet appraised of developments.