Decision details

Approval of LUF Planit Commissions – May 24

Decision Maker: Director of Environment and Planning

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No


In January 2023 Lancashire County Council was awarded £49.6M from the DfT for the Levelling Up East Lancashire programme. As part of the award LCC will receive £4.96M in 2023/24. To release the remaining £44.6M, the DfT have stipulated that LCC must complete a Full Business Case in 2024/25.

To assist and expedite LCC in the work required to design and develop the full business case and the associated projects within it, the services of Planit have been commissioned.


Andy Mullaney, Director of Environment and Planning, approved the following Planit commissioning packages and associated fees:


1. Rawtenstall Masterplan – Split between LCC funded Bank Street and Rossendale Borough Council funded Gyratory works. Total cost £45,803.50 (costs for works funded by Rossendale Borough will be recovered via S278 or other agreement)


2. Burnley Masterplan including Manchester Road – LCC LUF funded. Total cost £27,055.50


Divisions Affected: Burnley Central East; Burnley Central West; Mid Rossendale; Rossendale South;

Contact: Andrew Mullaney Email: Tel: 01772 534190.

Date of decision: 31/05/2024

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